The Web3 product certification platform has raised €20 million from Tiger Global, Commerce Ventures, the Motier Ventures fund owned by the Moulin-Houzé family of Galeries Lafayette, and the former CEO of Jimmy Choo.
In March, former French fashion editor Carine Roitfeld added to her brand’s fragrances by dropping Carine, a subtly scented perfume. For the future, Roitfeld is set to broaden her brand’s scope beyond beauty products.
Live video shopping is ubiquitous in China and is starting to take hold in Europe, tapped by a growing number of luxury labels and retailers, as this survey of its advantages, challenges and best solutions illustrates.
A group of experienced and youthful French executives have launched the Fédération de la Mode Circulaire, designed to inject dynamism into the fight to stop climate change caused by the fashion and luxury industries.
In two years, the share of sales accounted for by own brands has risen from 9% to 11%, according to a study by IADS, the association of 12 international department store chains whose own-brand business is growing.
Richemont has restructured its fashion division: AZ Factory’s ex-boss is now in charge of Dunhill, and Mauro Grimaldi, now strategic advisor of the Swiss giant's fashion & accessories division, will head AZ Factory.