Some Hermes Founder observers have seen the cause of the reluctance of companies to use the new man-made materials in its production. Hermes Founder despite the fact that other entrepreneurs had long been considered it shameful.
In 2000 year Hermes Founder is completely transferred production of garments in China. Control over it entrusted to a family member Claude Brouet. In the same year the first store footwear Hermes Founder opened in New York.