One designer who has had an unusual career path is Andreas Aresti, a Queens-born designer who lives in the West Village, produces in Italy and showed his latest collection for Lourdes in Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday.
Belstaff had plenty of news to share this week with the company having announced a new brand “ambassador and creative collaborator” via the signing of actor James Norton, as well as the opening of its New York store.
The outdoor lifestyle group has announced skyrocketing e-commerce sales in the first nine weeks of Q2, giving the company hope of achieving better-than-expected results in a quarter negatively impacted by Covid-19.
The owner of Merrell, Sperry and Hush Puppies announced a 16.1% decline in its Q1 revenues on Wednesday, although the company insisted that it is well positioned to “emerge even stronger” from the Covid-19 crisis.
Apparel brands facing rising uncertainty and cost in global supply chains need to make their merchandise closer to the point of sale and entertainment brands are increasingly turning to Amazon for help.