The Netherlands’ Hema announced today that it is in talks with Marcel Boekhoorn of investment company Ramphastos Investments, who has the intention to acquire the 92 year-old chain from its current British owner.
German fashion house Hugo Boss has appointed Matthew Dean as new e-commerce director. The American executive was most recently managing director of Cyberport, and had previously spent more than three years at Amazon.
The low wages in China and Southeast Asia have turned the region into an unrivalled market for fashion production over the last decade. But things are starting to change, according to a new study published on Tuesday.
This week the Italian jeweler Bulgari revealed Úrsula Corberó as its latest brand ambassador. The Spanish actress fronts the luxury brand's new "Fiorever" collection, which blooms with flowers and diamonds.
Swiss watchmaker Patek Philippe is seeing good demand across the world, its president told Reuters on Thursday, playing down industry concerns about a potential slowdown in top luxury goods buyer China.
The Zenith Manufacture has teamed up with the online luxury menswear retailer, Mr Porter, and the watch customization specialist, Bamford, on a limited-edition model based on its "Zenith Heritage 146" model.