NMNY Group will produce day and social occasion dresses for the Laundry by Shelli Segal and Laundry by Design trademarks in the US and Canada. The supplier will begin selling the collection in November.
Decked out in baggy suits, their watch chains swinging to the mambo as feathers bop atop their wide-brimmed hats, Mexico's "pachucos" are keeping alive the tradition of the zoot suit -- and the defiance it represents.
Tailoring group Bagir has seen a setabck in its turnaround plan as new production lines are happening more slowly than it hoped. But while the firm has warned on profits, it's upbeat and has won several new clients.