Originating in Metzingen and still based there today, the company offers multiple lines of fashions and accessories under the core brands Hugo and Boss. The Boss brand offers the following lines: Boss Black, modern classic clothing and the broadest range of products; Boss Orange, more unique and Bohemian in style; Boss Selection, high-end menswear; Boss Green, focusing on sports and activewear. The Hugo brand is known for its fashion-forward, European-influenced styles.
The company produces fragrances in conjunction with Proctor & Gamble Prestige. Fragrances for men and women are offered under both the Boss and Hugo brands. The first fragrance was Boss Number One for men, launched in 1985.
Hugo Red Cologne by Hugo Boss, Sharp, dynamic and outstanding in every way, Hugo Red is an oriental-spicy men’s cologne, unconventionally designedfor a class all its own
he 2013 release evokes the energy of contrasts with two chords running through the composition, as described by the creator. The “Solid Chill” of tart and fruity notes opens with grapefruit and leads into rhubarb and pineapple, fresh and with an edge to it.
Standing opposite from it, the “Liquid Heat” notes feature pinkpepper and galbanum that give way to cedar and then warm amber. Between these, a distinctive metallic scent runs through the fragrance, signifying the clash between the two aspects embodied in this cologne.