Hermès has cancelled its annual Saut Hermès show-jumping event in the Grand Palais, originally scheduled for the weekend of March 20 to 22. Coronavirus also led the house to call off its April 28 cruise show in London.
No city stages fashion presentations as succinctly as Milan, all the way through the past week, which ended with the city closing its doors dramatically on Sunday after the first deaths from the coronavirus in Italy.
Volcom has been named official apparel partner of the U.S. Snowboardcross, Slopestyle/Big Air, and Halfpipe teams through the 2022 Beijing Olympic Winter Games, as well as team coaches and support staff.
The luxury label has created the case for the League of Legends world championship trophy, awarded on Sunday in Paris, while Nicolas Ghesquière designed the outfit of Qiyana, one of the video game’s characters.
Shoppers may not be in the mood for lavish spending at the moment, but the retail sector is being “propped up” by spending on the part of international tourists. And luxury fashion is a key beneficiary of this.
German sportswear company Adidas reported disappointing second-quarter sales on Thursday but expects a recovery in the second half after it stemmed a decline in Europe and saw its long-struggling Reebok brand recover.