Online retailer Amazon will create more than 1,000 apprenticeship roles in Britain over the next two years, indicating the country's imminent departure from the European Union is not deterring it from investing.
Carlo Alberto Beretta (formerly at Zegna and Bottega Veneta) has been appointed brand general manager for Tod's, reporting to the group's CEO and general manager, Umberto Macchi di Cellere, effective Feb. 25.
The first client for Fosun's new dedicated company to help brands into the Chinese market is its own Wolford brand, which thinks it can achieve similar revenue levels to the US and Germany in the country.
Luxury giant LVMH will build a second eyewear factory in Italy with its partner Marcolin. Once fully operational, the factory will enable the group to produce over 4.5 million pairs of glasses per year.
Bullring owner Hammerson is trying to offload over £900m of property, including a number of retail parks in the UK, after seeing the retail crisis send the value of its portfolio down by almost 6% in 2018.
On Friday, the Ralph Lauren store in boulevard Saint-Germain, Paris, is opening a café for the duration of the Fashion Week only, a concept the US label already tested in Tokyo, Hong Kong and New York.