Tiffany & Co. has entered into a new ten year license agreement with Luxottica for the development, production and global distribution of sunglasses and prescription frames under the Tiffany & Co. brand.
Tapestry Inc.'s Coach has named Laura Dubin-Wander the new president for North America and Fredrik Malm the new president for Coach Europe and Coach International. Tapestry has also added two members to its board.
LA-based apparel and accessories company Mokuyobi Threads LLC has sued Coach in Illinois federal court for allegedly copying its pins and patches in Coach's "1941 Space Collection" released earlier this year.
Kate Spade has opened its first full-price standalone UK store outside of central London with its Bluewater debut. The Tapestry-owned brand has opened close to sister label Coach’s still-new location.
Saint Laurent's Francesca Bellettini and Calvin Klein's Steve Shiffman revealed their strategies for facing the market's new challenges at the New York Times International Luxury Conference in Brussels.