Amazon topped the list of Engagement Labs' TotalSocial ranking for its online brand sharing performance and offline reputation. Nike, Nordstrom, Victoria's Secret, Adidas and Under Armour also topped the list.
Q1 saw good news of a sort for Marimekko as the first three months of the year enjoyed improved sales and profits. But with sales boosted by calendar effects, it’s clear the print and textile specialist has work to do.
With the release of Hackathon, an initiative focused on technological advancement, Denim Première Vision offered an innovative and code-breaking edition last April, with the Paris tradeshow attracting 2,000 visitors.
The Spanish group Inditex, whose portfolio includes Zara, has set a goal that 10% of its clothing be made of recycled or organic fabrics and has partnered with MIT to improve its production technologies.
Moncler has unveiled a capsule collection named Postcards featuring imagery by Jean-Philippe Delhomme. And, the illustrator has got summer on his mind – with drawings from Venice Beach, Saint Tropez, Capri and Positano.