The BFC launched the organisation’s China Partnerships Strategy in Shanghai this week with Ambassadorial President David Beckham and a number of BFC luminaries on hand to guarantee maximum publicity for the initiative.
First Heritage Brands, the owner of Sonia Rykiel, has entrusted the position of managing director to Perry Oosting, replacing Eric Langon who has been in the role since 2012, FashionNetwork.com has learned.
The brand group announced on Wednesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the majority of the North American licensing business, which has a portfolio including Disney, Calvin Klein and Under Armour.
The sixth edition of the Copenhagen Fashion Summit provided its 1,300 participants with a range of ideas aiming to tackle social and ecological issues and set about making systematic changes in the fashion industry.
Macy’s raised its full-year profit forecast on Wednesday and reported better-than-expected quarterly and same-store sales, helped by strong international tourism, a new loyalty program and a greater product assortment.
Investment bank Piper Jaffray released the results of its 35th semi-annual “Taking Stock With Teens” survey on Tuesday, revealing strong gains for the beauty sector and promising progress for streetwear and 90s fashion.