Naomi Campbell has launched a new fashion line with Hugo Boss, featuring clothing with an antibacterial finish.
Chanel is preparing for a leadership transition in its Asia Pacific region, with Vincent Shaw, the current Asia Pacific president, set to retire at the end of June after a 30-year tenure.
H&M Group has named Daniel Erver as President and CEO, effective immediately. The 42-year-old has worked for the company for the past 18 years, most recently responsible for the H&M brand, a position he will continue to hold.
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton reported €86.2 billion in revenue, a 13% increase from the previous year, with most business groups showing strong performance, except for Wines & Spirits.
LVMH has announced a significant change in its executive team: Michael Burke is appointed as the Chairman and CEO of the LVMH Fashion Group, effective February 1, 2024.
Dior has drafted in Jay Chou, as its next Global Ambassador. The Taiwanese pop star, who has just completed his Carnival world concert tour featuring costumes designed by the French fashion label, is the first Mandopop artist to take up this coveted role.
It’s official, the north of England has officially been put on the map after Chanel staged its Metiers d’Art event in Manchester. Several road closures were in effect as the French fashion brand constructed an outdoor catwalk in the city’s Northern Quarter leading up to the show.
Zara is entering the hair product market with a new line called “Zara Hair,” developed in collaboration with hairstylist Guido Palau.
HeiQ, a leader in textile innovation, has developed HeiQ Skin Care, a 100% biobased textile finishing technology.
Balenciaga is extending its Balenciaga Music project from playlists to its fashion collections with some clever garment tech that allows an exclusive track to be played via a NFC chip embedded into limited edition T-shirts and hoodies.
Louis Vuitton has partnered with the well-known Cheng family to make its catwalk debut in Hong Kong. The LVMH-owned luxury brand will debut Pharrell Williams’ pre-fall men’s collection in its first fashion show in Hong Kong.
Saks and Dior have cut the ribbon on their collaborative holiday campaign with the launch of an exclusive World of Dior digital pop-up on Saks.com and the unveiling of the department store’s New York flagship’s 10-storey-high light show.
Asket, a Stockholm-based company, has introduced an “impact receipt” for its garments, detailing environmental data such as carbon emissions, water use, energy consumption, and the impacts of shipping and packaging.
Shein, the online fast fashion retailer, is aiming for a valuation of US$80 to US$90 billion for its potential U.S. initial public offering (IPO).
Asos, the online fashion retailer, is set to open its first physical pop-up store in London. This innovative venture, named “Asos In Real Life,” will open from November 23 to 26, coinciding with the Black Friday shopping season.
Dior is opening a new pop-up boutique in Miami called the “Dior Garden of Dreams,” inspired by the Jardin des Tuileries.
Prada is said to be considering listing on the Milan Bourse. The Italian fashion designer is currently listed in Hong Kong and is mulling a dual listing on its home turf.
Hermes has published its results for the nine months to September 30, 2023 and third quarter. The luxury accessories label saw sales rise 16 percent versus to €3,365 million in the three months to September 30, 2023 versus the prior-year period, bringing yoy sales growth for the first nine months of the financial year to 22 percent at constant exchange rates.
Anna Bartle has been appointed the Global Head of Sustainability Content and Engagement at CHANEL, reporting directly to the Chief Sustainability Officer, Kate Wylie.
European authorities have approved Farfetch’s acquisition of a 47.5% stake in Yoox Net-A-Porter (YNAP) from Richemont.
Macy’s has introduced a new digital engagement platform, mstylelab, combining digital and physical elements of fashion retail.
Marcelo Claure, former CEO of SoftBank Group International and current investor, has been appointed SHEIN’s Group Vice Chairman.
H&M Beauty is embarking on a vibrant collaboration with Raóul Alejandre, reinvigorating its makeup brand with an exciting array of mascaras, blush, lipsticks, and more.
Shein has set aside a pot of US$85 million for global community empowerment over the next five years. The fast fashion firm will use the fund to support stakeholders as part of its wider ESG program.
Italian luxury fashion house Prada, is bringing its fall ad campaign to life, prominently featuring Benedict Cumberbatch alongside stars like Li Xian and Letitia Wright, with a unique worldwide gesture involving flowers.