New beauty tech platform bgX has launched a partnership with Uber which starts with London (assuming Uber’s ban there will be overturned), Paris and Dubai, “connecting professional hair salons to their communities.”
After seven years at Balmain, all fairly respectful of the house’s couture DNA, designer Olivier Rousteing looked into the future with high-tech PVC and space age materials. All leavened with a dash of Tina Turner folly.
China’s Fosun International won the bidding war for Lanvin against the Qataris this month for reasons that have little to do with money, creative vision or strategy for France’s oldest fashion maison, four sources said.
Lanvin staff will grill management and Fosun at a meeting on Thursday, seeking guarantees about jobs following the Chinese group's deal to buy a controlling stake in the brand, sources have told FashionNetwork.com.
China’s Fosun International has beat Qatar’s Mayhoola in the bidding contest for French fashion brand Lanvin in a deal that should lead to an investment of more than €100 million, two sources close to the matter said.
China’s Fosun International and Qatar’s Mayhoola, which owns Valentino and Balmain, are competing to inject capital into Lanvin and buy control as France’s oldest fashion house looks set to run out of cash as early as...
Threatened by a critical financial situation, reports say that the couture house is in negotiations with different investors concerning the sale of a majority stake – reports that the label dismisses as "rumors".
The house of Balmain has launched an eveningwear capsule during the Haute Couture Paris fashion week, dubbed 'The 44 François Premier collection' after the address of Pierre Balmain’s original couture atelier.