Few people are better placed to suggest how fashion, luxury and beauty brands can reach Chinese consumers than Christina Fontana, director of fashion & luxury Europe for Alibaba, the world's biggest e-commerce company.
The brand general manager of Parfums Christian Dior is succeeding Laurent Boillot as head of Guerlain at the beginning of November. According to AFP, Boillot will take over at cognac brand Hennessy in 2020.
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.
The French sportswear label has co-opted to its executive board Catherine Spindler, formerly in charge of the French market at Vente Privée, and Jean-Louis Delamarre, who has been with Lacoste since 2014.
Cosmetics chain Sephora closed its US stores for an hour on Wednesday to hold an "inclusivity workshop" for its employees, a month after a Grammy-nominated black singer said she was racially profiled in the shop.
Tuesday, March 19, the Guerlain fashion house revealed French actress and filmmaker Sonia Rolland as its new makeup and fragrance ambassador. The former Miss France will feature in the luxury label's upcoming campaigns.
Hermès has presented the first season of its "Le Faubourg des rêves” podcasts, nine episodes on the inner workings of the luxury label and its Parisian flagship store at 24 rue du Faubourg-Saint-Honoré.