German fashion house Hugo Boss sharply raised its earnings outlook for 2015 on Tuesday as it increases its network of stores and eyes strong growth from China. Plans to open approximately 50 new stores a year.
A few days after the announcement of a vast relaunch plan for his eponymous label, Karl Lagerfeld unveiled that he has signed a licence with Fossil to create a line of watches set to launch in Spring 2013.
After unveiling its new website, Dior also just launched a 3D short-film dedicated to its iconic pearl necklace from the ‘Mise en Dior’ collection by Camille Miceli, the current creative director for Christian Dior accessories.
The former artistic directory for Jil Sander and Trussardi, Milan Vukmirovic, will present a capsule collection for Chevignon next January at Pitti Uomo followed by Bread & Butter in a collaboration that is to last two seasons.
This autumn, Armani’s children's label is expanding its retail network with the launch of ten shop-in-shops and standalone stores across the globe. England will see the opening of two Armani Junior shop-in-shops, located in Manchester and London.
LVMH said on Friday it had agreed to acquire control of fine crocodile leather supplier Heng Long, based in Singapore, in the latest move by a luxury group to invest directly in a subcontractor to control supplies amid rising leather goods prices.
Italian fashion house Missoni hailed the success of its low-cost line for US department store chain Target as an "unexpected success" on Sunday after the group's catwalk show in Milan."We really couldn't have imagined it.
The Micam opened Sunday and among all its novelties was a small happening: the return of Patrick Cox shoes. At the Milan trade show, Italian brand Geox presented a capsule collection, produced with the London designer who had not designed shoes since the sale of his label in 2008.
Italian luxury goods maker Salvatore Ferragamo launched its first jewellery collection this week, targeting wealthy clients who see gold, precious metals and jewels as a safe-haven amid uncertain financial times.
South Korean sportswear group EXR has snapped up French fashion house Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, known for its cartoonish and pop art-inspired dresses, underscoring Asian groups' growing appetite for acquiring Western luxury brands.