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Kering luxury brands recover from virus hit, though Gucci lags

Kering luxury brands recover from virus hit, though Gucci lags

French luxury group Kering confirmed a broad recovery in sales of high-end goods in the third quarter as Asian and U.S. demand helped revenues improve, though its star Gucci brand underperformed rivals.
Luxury
Browns marks 50 years with exclusives, retro-modern campaign and webstore revamp

Browns marks 50 years with exclusives, retro-modern campaign and webstore revamp

​London destination store Browns is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a major campaign, a raft of exclusives, a webstore redesign and lots more activity to mark the influential store’s half-century.
Luxury
Ferragamo family explores stake sale to drive Italian fashion brand revamp - sources

Ferragamo family explores stake sale to drive Italian fashion brand revamp - sources

The family owners of Salvatore Ferragamo have held informal discussions with financial investors to sell a minority stake within their holding firm, as they seek a turnaround and to cope with the fallout of Covid-19.
Luxury
Marimekko revamps Helsinki flagship ahead of webstore relaunch

Marimekko revamps Helsinki flagship ahead of webstore relaunch

​Finland’s Marimekko has returned to one of Helsinki’s shopping destination on Pohjoisesplanadi, with a major expansion project for its flagship store now complete.
Fashion
LVMH offloads R.M. Williams to Australian mining billionaire Forrest

LVMH offloads R.M. Williams to Australian mining billionaire Forrest

Australian mining billionaire Andrew Forrest said his private company bought bootmaker R.M. Williams from French fashion giant LVMH, returning ownership of the famed fashion label to its home country after six years.
Fashion
Caleres appoints vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion

Caleres appoints vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion

The parent company of Famous Footwear, Sam Edelman and Dr. Scholl’s Shoes announced on Thursday that it has named Amy Hunter as its new vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion, effective October 21.
Fashion
Prada expands Re-Nylon sustainable line

Prada expands Re-Nylon sustainable line

The Milan fashion powerhouse has significantly expanded its Prada Re-Nylon selection, offering ready-to-wear, footwear and accessories for men and women, underlining its commitment to a sustainable business model. 
Luxury
Scotch Corner Designer Village names bosses for retail and marketing

Scotch Corner Designer Village names bosses for retail and marketing

Scotch Corner Designer Village has strengthened its senior management with the outlet centre adding a new retail chief and a marketing head, both with impressive CVs in outlets and luxury.
Fashion
A millennials love affair: China's second-hand luxury goods market booms

A millennials love affair: China's second-hand luxury goods market booms

China's love for luxury is spilling over into the once shunned second-hand goods sector, with online stores surfing a wave of pent-up demand from shoppers, led by millennials.
Fashion
Surging Vuitton sales boost LVMH despite pandemic woes

Surging Vuitton sales boost LVMH despite pandemic woes

Recovering sales of Louis Vuitton handbags helped LVMH contain the fallout from the coronavirus crisis in the third quarter, as the world's biggest luxury goods group reported a smaller-than-expected drop in revenues.
Luxury
Kick Game opens luxury sneaker destination in Burlington Arcade

Kick Game opens luxury sneaker destination in Burlington Arcade

The luxury footwear specialist has partnered with London’s Burlington Arcade to open a treasure trove of limited-edition footwear from cult brands including Off-White, Yeezy and Nike.
Luxury
McArthurGlen names first brands for West Midlands outlet

McArthurGlen names first brands for West Midlands outlet

​Outlet malls specialist McArthurGlen has revealed the first collection of premium brands for its new £160 million, 285,000 sq ft development, Designer Outlet West Midlands.
Fashion
BFC unveils new format for Fashion Awards, focus on pandemic responses

BFC unveils new format for Fashion Awards, focus on pandemic responses

The British Fashion Council is introducing a new format for The Fashion Awards this year with the December 3 event to be digital “in light of the restrictions imposed on large scale events and travel”.
Fashion
Luxes, a clever new exhibition in the Musée des Arts Décoratifs (MAD) within the Louvre attempts to define luxury

Luxes, a clever new exhibition in the Musée des Arts Décoratifs (MAD) within the Louvre attempts to define luxury

What is your definition of luxury? Most people would have a hard time agreeing, and a cleverly eclectic exhibition in the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in the Louvre entitled Luxes, which opens Thursday, redefines the term.
Luxury
Joseph unveils two co-creative chiefs as Dyhr duo take the helm

Joseph unveils two co-creative chiefs as Dyhr duo take the helm

​British contemporary label Joseph has announced the arrival of two co-creative directors with Anna Lundbäck Dyhr and Frederik Dyhr taking the creative helm of the upscale brand.
Fashion
Hugo Boss accelerates  digital move with development of latest collection

Hugo Boss accelerates digital move with development of latest collection

Hugo Boss is the latest company to speed up its transformation to a more digital operation as the need to put plans that were already in place into full operation becomes more urgent.
Fashion