Farfetch will complete by the end of this week its much-anticipated initial public offering (IPO) on the New York Stock Exchange with a valuation of up to $4.8 billion if investors pile in to buy its shares.
We caught up with Phair this weekend in London to discuss her plans for the BFC; her take on the future of fashion; how Brexit might impact London designers and British brands; and the BFC’s new plans with Google.
Rarely has any fashion week felt like its success was riding on one brand. Yet that’s very much the mood entering the next edition of London Fashion Week, when all eyes will be on Riccardo Tisci's debut at Burberry.
There’s a new leader at the helm of Temperley London with the company naming Sally Hughes as its CEO with immediate effect. She replaces Patricia Sancho who has returned to her native Spain after five years at the firm.
Cartier maker Richemont on Monday named group veteran Jerome Lambert as chief executive officer, as the luxury goods group posted a 10 percent gain in the five months to Aug. 31 on strong Asia revenues.
The sportswear brand is recruiting ahead of its relocation to Liverpool. The brand is preparing to add 10 more staff immediately to its existing team of six, and a further 15 hires are planned over the next 12 months.
Farfetch unveiled on Tuesday the first batch of start-ups it will mentor and invest in as part of its Dream Assembly project aimed at giving it access to promising services in the fields of retail, luxury and fashion.