More big-name brands are launching pop-up stores with a micro-focus on fragrance. It's the latest attempt by firms to boost brand immersion, instore customer experience and lift sales for new and bestselling products.
This summer and autumn, the most important fashion exhibition anywhere is Christian Dior Couturier du Rêve, celebrating 70 years since the New Look. FashionNetwork.com met its curator Olivier Gabet for a personal tour.
Leading shoe and designer clothing labels have made progress in tackling forced labor in their leather supply chains but could do more to address the issue at tanneries and ranches providing hides, according to a study.
A consortium led by private equity firms Hillhouse Capital Group and CDH Investments offered on Friday to buy Belle International Holdings Ltd in a deal valuing the Hong Kong-listed shoe retailer at about $6.8bn.