German fragrance and food-flavours maker Symrise said second-quarter net income dropped 44 percent on high feedstock costs and as demand for high-margin fragrances for luxury cosmetics and perfumes declined.
They have the sepulchral feel of rediscovered tombs. Lavish. Silent. Undisturbed. Visiting luxury boutiques these days can seem like stepping into a time capsule, and in a sense, you are, as retail and marketing plans...
LVMH is to take a minority stake in Edun, the ecological and ethical fashion start-up founded by Irish singer and campaigner Bono and his wife, the world's biggest luxury group said on Thursday 14 May.
In the next few months India should see the arrival of collections from DKNY and Donna Karan New York. DLF Retail Brands, promoter of multiple international brands in India, has signed a contract with Donna Karan Studio.
When times get hard in fashion, it's not about who you know but who knows you. For emerging designers trying to survive a crippling recession, good connections are more important than ever, fashion experts say.