Emanuel Ungaro has partnered with manufacturer GST, part of the Toma Italian Brands group to expand its menswear segment, still led by Philippe Paubert, and also has new licensees for footwear and leather goods.
Polish multi-brand fashion retail giant LPP is stalling any thoughts of expansion for its Reserved chain in Britain for now as the economy remains unclear, despite its Oxford Street store being its top performer.
Superdry delivered plenty of negative numbers with its half-year results on Thursday but they'd largely been expected as the company is deep in a reset strategy and it said this is showing early signs of working.
Paris' commercial court has rejected appeals from the luxury group in two sets of proceedings pitting it against Hedi Slimane, the former creative director of Yves Saint Laurent, in a dispute that dates back to 2016.
Having previously served as vice president of design for True Religion from 2006 to 2017, Wells will now be responsible for product design, marketing and driving the creative direction of the brand as creative director.