G-III Sports has partnered with the Alliance of American Football and Iconix Brand Group's heritage sports brand Starter in a deal that gives Starter the rights for both on and off-field performance apparel and fan gear.
Bally looked to Tory Burch for its new marketing director, Eva Quirrenbach, and is strengthening its EMEA market, naming Silvia Onofri chief executive of the region, in addition to her current role as head of wholesale.
LVMH is close to acquiring a new perfume brand, Jean Patou, for its portfolio and has done it very much on the quiet. The French conglomerate took management control last year without any fanfare from Designer Parfums.
L'Oreal is still struggling to kickstart sales growth at its mass market unit that makes products like Garnier shampoo. Such challenges hit the company's shares on Friday even as its luxury brands posted strong revenues.