Gildo Zegna, the CEO of Ermenegildo, whio has just acquired Thom Browne, has a confession to make. Even before he signed the half-billion-dollar deal, he had begun manufacturing some of the designer’s next collection.
Fendi has recruited four renowned top models -- Adwoa Aboah, Abbey Lee, and Gigi and Bella Hadid -- for its 2018-2019 fall-winter campaign, which highlights the Italian fashion house's knowhow and brand DNA.
Italian state-backed investment fund Fondo Strategico Italiano (FSI) has agreed to buy 41.2% of Italian fashion house Missoni, while former Salvatore Ferragamo CEO Michele Norsa will be appointed as deputy chairman.
The Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana has re-elected Carlo Capasa as its president for a two-year term. This is the third time that Capasa has been elected as president of the Camera, Italian fashion's governing body.
Giambattista Valli has opened a London flagship on Sloane Street as the key shopping thoroughfare’s profile moves even further upmarket with a raft of recent openings adding to its ultra-luxury appeal.