As head of Germany and senior vice president, Martina Bovenkerk will be responsible for the business in Central and Eastern Europe, focusing on driving growth at the US luxury brand in line with its EMEA strategy.
The Burberry Foundation is launching the first in-school arts and culture programme of its scope and scale in partnership with The Hepworth Wakefield, Northern Ballet, Leeds Playhouse and Leeds Young Film.
The luxury end of the market is outperforming the UK fashion market and while sales to international shoppers have been in decline after the boost that they gained from the Brexit vote, that declined eased in August.
Hedi Slimane presented his first show for Celine on October 1st. Both praised and harshly criticised, the designer chose to respond to his critics with a statement broadcast on TMC's "5 minutes de mode".
The Italian brand has announced the most recent development in its ongoing Moncler Genius project, with the opening of two locations in NYC and Tokyo and the launch of its latest collaboration with Palm Angels.
Ted Baker is boosting its licensed business further and has entered a global deal with Timex “to underpin its own global plans with a unique offering in watches that complements its apparel and accessory collections.”
The head of Gucci has reassured shop staff over a looming slowdown in the pace of sales growth after a revenue explosion at the Kering-owned label, according to an internal video message seen by Reuters.
Luxury’s strength was prominent in the latest Interbrand ranking of the Best Global Brands Thursday, but even the biggest names couldn’t rival digital when it came to the brands that are key for consumers.
The NYC-based luxury brand announced on Wednesday that it has committed to going fur free starting 2019, joining a growing list of fashion and luxury labels ditching fur under mounting pressure from campaigners.