Australian surfwear company Billabong has received a second takeover proposal from a U.S. private equity and retail consortium that matches a A$556 million ($586.55 million) bid by its U.S. boss Paul Naude.
German fashion house Hugo Boss is feeling confident for 2013, even in crisis-hit Europe, thanks to some tricks it has up its well-tailored sleeve to entice customers and take more control over how its suits are sold.
An Italian judge on Friday rejected a plea by fashion house duo Dolce & Gabbana to throw out a trial against them for allegedly failing to declare declare 840 million euros ($1.1 billion) in revenues, media reports said.
We had the opportunity to interview J Brand CEO, Jeff Rudes, during his recent trip to Paris to present the brand’s Spring-Summer 2013 collection. Not only was it the perfect opportunity to talk upcoming trends, but to also discuss future projects on the horizon for the premium denim brand.
Italian fashion company Aeffe said on Friday it was ending its licence deal with French company Cacharel. "The collaboration ends with the distribution of the spring-summer 2013 collection," Aeffe said in a statement.