Giorgio Armani made a personal debut on Friday evening in Tokyo. He staged his first cruise runway show, showing a huge resort collection presented with splendor inside the national museum of the Japanese capital.
Following the French competition authority's approval of the group's acquisition of The Kooples, Thierry Guibert of Maus Frères, owner of Lacoste, Gant and Aigle, has confided the brand to Aigle's CEO.
Rihanna has unveiled her new fashion brand with Louis Vuitton owner LVMH, a rare move by the French group to set up a label from scratch as it taps into soaring demand for celebrity collaborations in the luxury world.
Handbags and accessories specialist Lulu Guinness is launching on-site social commerce with content tagged #HowDoYouLulu from Instagram being tracked down at speed and displayed on the brand’s website.
The men’s division of the French governing body for fashion, the Chambre Syndicale de la Mode Masculine, has named the CEO of Celine, Séverine Merle, to the head of its board, succeeding Sidney Toledano.
The streetwear trend has been impacting the luxury sector for a while and a new survey from luxury marketplace and VIP concierge service HushHush shows it has taken over from the opulent luxury of years gone by.
Currently exporting 95% of output to countries including France, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and the United Kingdom, the Portuguese footwear sector is adapting to meet the latest trends and betting on innovation.
Luxury titan Bernard Arnault on Friday confirmed that LVMH is already actively using blockchain for several of its luxury brands, as the French billionaire and high-tech fan presented the latest Innovation Award.