For its 30th anniversary, the Armani group’s more affordable label is amping up its presence, boosting visibility via multiple initiatives, including last Friday’s public casting for its forthcoming Milan flagship.
Could London's two top luxury department stores end up with the same owner? That's the question being asked on Monday as it has emerged that the owner of Harrods is possibly front-runner to buy up-for-sale Selfridges.
The co-founder of the Experienced Capital fund and ex-SMCP director has joined the board of the Florentine label, currently in the midst of a transition phase. Future CEO Marco Gobbetti will start in January 2022.
Matchesfashion has named a new CEO, six months after the departure of its previous leader Ajay Kavan. The new chief executive is Paolo de Cesare, who had run Paris-based department store group Printemps until March 2020.
All change at Kenzo. In the same week that the house announced the appointment of a new artistic director, it has named a new CEO, Sylvain Blanc, who joins the Paris fashion marque from underwear specialist Undiz.
Appointed general manager of fashion and fragrance in 2018, Charlotte Tasset has left the Parisian house, owned by Spain's Puig. Currently, it is not known what her next move will be or who will succeed her.
On September 2, the French department store group will launch ‘Unis vers le beau responsable’, an initiative that isn’t simply a promotional event, but marks Le Printemps’s new focus on socially responsible products.
French fashion retailer Spartoo applied for a stock market listing with France’s financial markets authority (AMF) on Monday. Its CEO has offered further insight into the decision and the group's plans.