Luxe fashion e-tailer Farfetch has big beauty ambitions and is to launch the category on its marketplace this year. Ahead of that, it's buying Violet Grey, with the founder to play a key role in its wider beauty plans.
The last day of Paris Haute Couture Week was reserved for two foreign designers: The flamenco-rocker aesthetic of Spanish designer, Juana Martín and the captivating colors of the Russian brand, Yanina Couture.
Swiss watch exports rebounded sharply in 2021, breaking the record set in 2014 by rising to nearly 22.3 billion Swiss francs ($24.1 billion, 21.5 billion euros), the industry federation announced Thursday.
January retail sales in the UK were deemed “poor” by retailers, with a net balance of -23% from -2% in December and dipping for the first time since September, according to the CBI’s latest Distributive Trades Survey.
French luxury goods group LVMH posted a 27% rise in comparable sales for the fourth quarter, breezing past market forecasts as consumers snapped up high-end fashion and accessories over the holiday season.
Fendi staged its latest couture show inside the former home of the Paris Bourse on Thursday. But while its owner LVMH continues to flourish on the French stock market, Fendi did not enjoy a winning couture season.
Trading continues to improve for Hammerson, the commercial property giant said Thursday. It now expects FY21 adjusted earnings to range £75 million-£80 million, ahead of the minimum of £60 million previously expected.