A leading analyst has said that Harrods really needs to connect with more shoppers in the UK and also to drive more online sales from its tourist fanbase if its wants to push GTV higher as rival Selfridges is doing.
Carla Sozzani, noted retailer, gatekeeper to the Azzedine Alaïa archives and all-round fashion legend, has a new project. The Italian lady opened her own Fondazione Sozzani Monday night in an unexpected neighbourhood.
Swiss watchmaker Oris has unveiled a new timepiece to support annual men's health awareness campaign Movember, enrolling New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone to promote Oris's efforts to "change things for the better.
Luxury brands from Prada to Cartier are counting the cost to their businesses of four months of unrest in Hong Kong that has kept tourists away and forced shops to shut, with upcoming results set to show the damage.
“Raw, instinctive, arty and dangerous,” said Miuccia Prada with a naughty twinkle in her eye after a path-breaking Miu Miu show in Paris on Tuesday, the final day of the 30-day international runway season.
Dickson Concepts has reopened one of its two Harvey Nichols department stores in Hong Kong with the store in Pacific Place shopping centre in Admiralty opening after a three-month HK$250 million (£25m/€29m) makeover.
LVMH unveiled a major new plan on the environment Wednesday, guided by Antoine Arnault. Here, FashionNetwork.com discusses with Antoine all things LVMH, handling multiple jobs and his views on Greta Thunberg.
Peta will put pressure on Farfetch to ban the sale of angora items at its AGM on Wednesday. A Peta representative will use the organisation’s right as a shareholder to ask for clarification regarding its no-fur policy.
Mr Porter’s MD Toby Bateman has left the group, it emerged on Monday, with his departure coming shortly after the company announced a raft of executive appointments including Nicola Brandolese as Net-A-Porter's MD.