Celebrity-backed affordable eyewear brand Privé Revaux is expanding into France through a distribution agreement with Ikspan. The brand will launch at retail with Krys Group, France's largest eyewear distributor.
Development at the outlet mall due to open at The O2 in London this October is proceeding with the companies behind it announcing the first names to have signed up. They include Calvin Klein, Kurt Geiger and Levi's.
Luxury lingerie brand Coco de Mer is growing as it approaches the end of its first year under independent ownership with its wholesale business rising 150% and plans laid for interesting new collaborations.
The Council of Fashion Designers of America will honor Ralph Lauren at this year's CFDA Fashion Awards, held June 4 in Brooklyn. Announcements are coming thick and fast with the CFDA Awards now just days away.