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.
Charo Izquierdo, director of MBFW Madrid and the fashion weeks at Ifema, including Momad Metropolis and Momad Shoes, recently arrived in the capital with the goal of creating collaborations and improving quality.
Browns has linked up with fashion rental-to-styling service Armarium for a pop-up at its London store. It’s an interesting move that complements a full-price offer with Armarium’s affordable access to designer labels.
David Jones' new transformation plan could be a major boost for luxury brands in Australia as it grows its luxe offer in key locations and models its revamp on store like Harrods and Galeries Lafayette.
Wynn Las Vegas has updated its retail offerings with a new 70,000-square-foot luxury shopping destination on the Las Vegas Strip. Retailers opening exclusively with Wynn include Balmain, James Perse and Céline.
The New York-based lifestyle group announced the resignation of the Italian designer from its Stuart Weitzman footwear brand on Monday, citing unspecified workplace misconduct as the reason for the departure.