The historied sportswear brand will participate in Milan Fashion Week this September, organising its debut runway show as part of the event's official calendar and hosting an exposition at La Triennale.
Alessandro Michele’s Gucci makeover continues to keep the brand in top spot when it comes to desirability, and Rihanna is the top influencer, while sleeves have replaced shoulders as the statement zone this year.
Equistone Partners Europe, one of the continent’s major mid-market private equity investors, is buying a controlling stake in German multichannel streetwear and hip-hop retailer DefShop for an undisclosed sum.
Part of the Printemps group, the youth retailer will open a 1,700 square metre store on the famous avenue. The outlet looks to reach a more international clientele, as well as attracting more women through its doors.