Richemont’s former CEO is the first guest of the FashionNetwork.com/Luxurynsight podcast series, in a striking interview with Godfrey Deeny on the meaning of luxury and on de Quercize's vision of the industry.
The embattled UK retail industry was dealt another blow on Friday after news emerged that Arcadia is considering a restructuring process which could result in significant store closures and job losses.
All of Burberry's plastic packaging will be reusable, recyclable or compostable by the year 2025, the company has pledged. As a first step, it has already eradicated the plastic lamination of its retail bag.
The Competition Bureau of Canada recently issued an advisory, cautioning customers that bamboo-labelled sheets, t-shirts and other textile products found in stores and online may not be as ‘green’ as they seem.
With the retail industry in its annual lull between seasons and plans for a tariff increase on hold, imports at major retail ports are expected to drop to their lowest level in almost a year in the current month.
One brand quietly winning a legion of fans since coming to show in Paris two years ago is Silvia Tcherassi. A highly sophisticated Colombian, Tcherassi was previously named Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres.
The former Guess CEO has been named non-executive director and chairman of the sustainability committee of Global Fashion Group, the portfolio of fashion e-commerce platforms including The Iconic, Zalora and Dafiti.
The 160,100 sq ft store will be almost four times the size of the retailer’s existing store in Birmingham, and feature a beauty studio for nails, make-up, hair and lashes, a barber shop and three dining experiences.
Marimekko had a reasonably good 2018. It saw sales rising 9% last year and comparable operating profit was up by 42%, but the fourth quarter on the surface appeared to be more challenging with sales broadly flat.
U.S. Representative Carolyn B. Maloney is fighting to keep fashion alive in New York City now that Amazon's big bucks are officially off the table, releasing a report highlighting the industry's heavy economic impact.