The French cashmere specialist is bolstering its Fall/Winter 2019 collection with an extensive ad campaign, as it launches an ambitious market offensive drawn up by its new owner, Xavier Marie’s Compagnie Marco Polo.
The womenswear label, in the midst of being relaunched after the acquisition by French businessman Xavier Marie 18 months ago, has put former Azzaro designer Maxime Simoëns in charge of its collections.
Alibaba has invested in luxury online wholesale fashion tech firm Ordre as the three-year-old company positions itself for major growth. Ordre said Alibaba is now “a strategic investor,” but the terms weren’t disclosed.
Nina Ricci ended its relationship with Guillaume Henry on Thursday, bringing to an end his role as creative director of the Paris fashion house, after a critically muted tenure at the storied French brand.