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US brand Finesse uses AI and customer votes to determine designs

US brand Finesse uses AI and customer votes to determine designs

A ready-to-wear brand in the US is using artificial intelligence to define tomorrow's trends and fight against waste and overproduction.
Fashion
Kim Jones and Eli Russell Linnetz: A perfect match for Dior Men's 2023 capsule

Kim Jones and Eli Russell Linnetz: A perfect match for Dior Men's 2023 capsule

Kim Jones, artistic director of the Dior house, chose Los Angeles and the Venice district to present his 2023 capsule collection, produced in collaboration with Californian designer Eli Russell Linnetz.
Luxury
Zegna boss says suits aren't dead but ties are

Zegna boss says suits aren't dead but ties are

​Ermenegildo Zegna — CEO of the Italian luxury menswear house that bears his family name — declared this week that the suit isn’t dead as some people have suggested.
Fashion
Hugo Boss COO to leave this month

Hugo Boss COO to leave this month

Hugo Boss has announced that its chief operating officer Heiko Schäfer is to leave the managing board of the business on May 31, “to pursue a new professional assignment outside the group”.
Luxury
Rihanna welcomes first child after high-fashion, self-affirming pregnancy

Rihanna welcomes first child after high-fashion, self-affirming pregnancy

Superstar Rihanna and rapper A$AP Rocky have reportedly welcomed their first child, after a pregnancy the singer flaunted in a radical revamp of normally covered-up maternity style.
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Mytheresa.com celebrates growth in the American market alongside Loro Piana

Mytheresa.com celebrates growth in the American market alongside Loro Piana

The global luxury online retailer this week celebrated its long partnership with Loro Piana, and its excellent form in the American market, a territory where the brand has recorded strong growth. 
Luxury
Canada Goose forecasts upbeat annual sales, profit on China recovery hopes

Canada Goose forecasts upbeat annual sales, profit on China recovery hopes

Canada Goose Holdings Inc, on Thursday forecast annual sales and profit above Wall Street expectations on hopes for a recovery in key China market and as demand for its luxury parkas and jackets stays strong.
Luxury
Burberry raises prices, says China recovery is key, bans exotic skins

Burberry raises prices, says China recovery is key, bans exotic skins

​Burberry’s new CEO looks like he won’t be deviating too much from his predecessor’s luxury strategy and if anything, he’s likely to take the label even further upmarket, while also focusing on its British heritage.
Luxury
Jaeger names new product boss with Suzi Avens stepping in

Jaeger names new product boss with Suzi Avens stepping in

​M&S’s premium Jaeger brand has named Suzi Avens as head of product. The ex-Cath Kidston and Boden exec joins as M&S continues its relaunch of Jaeger and puts plenty of support behind it both in-store and online.
Fashion
Kering and LVMH continue their share buyback program

Kering and LVMH continue their share buyback program

Kering is launching the third tranche of its stock repurchase program, covering a volume of nearly 0.5% of its share capital. Meanwhile, LVMH is launching a similar program worth “a maximum amount of one billion euros."
Luxury
Kim Jones invites Eli Russell Linnetz to guest design Dior Men spring collection

Kim Jones invites Eli Russell Linnetz to guest design Dior Men spring collection

The French fashion house will unveil its new men's collection this Thursday, May 19, on Venice Beach, as well as on Facebook. Creative Director Kim Jones will also present a collaboration with the label Erl.
Luxury
Shannon Abloh appointed CEO of Virgil Abloh Securities

Shannon Abloh appointed CEO of Virgil Abloh Securities

Virgil Abloh Securities, a creative corporation founded by the late designer has announced Shannon Abloh as CEO and managing director of the organization.
Luxury
Miami Fashion Week returns, Missoni to headline

Miami Fashion Week returns, Missoni to headline

Miami Fashion Week announced on Wednesday its return to the runway circuit this month, after taking a two-year break due to the Covid-19 pandemic that saw many in-person fashion events cancelled in the last 24 months.
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Bottega Veneta hires footwear designer Safa Sahin

Bottega Veneta hires footwear designer Safa Sahin

The Turkish designer, who had been head of sneaker design at Balmain since 2019, is joining Bottega Veneta as a consultant designer for footwear. He will work alongside creative director Matthieu Blazy. 
Luxury
Private equity firm buys luxe retailer Hervia, has big growth plans

Private equity firm buys luxe retailer Hervia, has big growth plans

​Luxury retailer Hervia has been acquired by Parabellum — the private equity operation controlled by Rami Cassis — for an undisclosed sum, marking its first move outside of B2B investments and into luxe fashion.
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Burberry annual sales and profits rise, despite Q4 headwinds

Burberry annual sales and profits rise, despite Q4 headwinds

​The year to early April was a largely good one for luxury group Burberry, despite the undeniable challenges that it faced during the 53-week FY22 period and the pandemic causing problems in China during Q4.
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