L'Oréal's deal with David Beckham will see the debut of House 99, a 21-piece grooming line next month, with its Harvey Nichols debut showing that this is intended to be no flash-in-the-pan mass-market celebrity brand.
UK-based underwear and swimwear maker Wacoal EMEA has reported rising turnover in its financial year to March 31 2017. But that didn’t help its bottom line and it also reported a drop in its pre-tax profit.
There have been plenty of questions in recent periods about just how successful the Victoria Beckham label is. But now a new cash injection has seen it valued at £100 million and positioned it for growth.
Designer Rahul Mishra, the new brand ambassador of Istituto Marangoni, has a dream. To employ one million people. With the help of Amazon, his fashion house already employs 700 people, and feeds some 5,000 folks.
Harvey Nichols has unveiled a loyalty programme with Bink, which specialises in such schemes but removes the need for plastic loyalty cards and makes it much easier for the shopper to earn rewards just by buying goods.
Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD) is adding a high-powered panel discussion to its showroom in Paris. To discuss: The Globalization of Fashion: Value Creation Through Business Exchange Between Dubai and Paris.