In early August, fragrance specialist Interparfums, owner of Rochas, announced the termination of the label's menswear collections due to the economic crisis, ending the collaboration with designer Federico Curradi.
After recently losing the Mulberry licence, the luxury subsidiary of Japanese fashion group Onward has struck a deal to produce and distribute Elie Saab’s accessories, and is about to launch its own e-shop.
Following its announcement of record annual sales, the international fragrance company has reported a 12% increase in full-year earnings but reduced its 2020 outlook due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
The house of Azzaro has appointed Olivier Theyskens to be its new Artistic Director, in a surprise move sure to receive an enthusiastic response as he is regarded as one of the industry’s most naturally gifted designers.
Two years after the Karla Otto group merged with Asia-based event organiser K2, the former’s eponymous founder has now become president, while Alexander Werz and Isabelle Chouvet have been appointed co-CEOs.
The Paris menswear week is starting on Tuesday in a city still disrupted by strikes. The official calendar features 53 Fall/Winter 2020-21 shows, with another 20 scheduled off-calendar - an unprecedented number.