The Holy Grail of accessories businesses these past two decades has been to build them into fully-fledged lifestyle brands. It's the goal of Jean Cassegrain, CEO of Longchamp and grandson of its founder, as we discover.
The World Cup final on Sunday will not only be an all-European affair but an all-Nike match. For the first time in its history, the American sportswear manufacturer will be providing the kit for the two finalists.
Italy’s Borsalino, one of the world’s most famous hat makers and known for Humphrey Bogart’s fedora in the film “Casablanca”, has been rescued by Haeres Equita, a group of investors led by a Swiss-Italian financier.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) moved a special court on July 11 to label the jewellery tycoons Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi fugitive economic offenders under the new Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance.
The art of reviving an esteemed but almost moribund brand – a skill in which the French have few equals – is one very much in evidence at Vuarnet, as it opens a brand-new flagship in New York's Nolita on Bastille Day.
Asos powered ahead in SS18 as the UK, US and EU markets all bought into its offer in large numbers. And full-price trading has continued strongly during July, apparently with no negative impact from the heatwave.
Perry Ellis International Inc is moving forward with its buyout deal with founder George Feldenkreis and is one step closer to closing the deal, despite a higher competing offer from Randa Accessories Leather Goods.
Potential buyers had until July 9th to come forward and FashionNetwork.com has learned that three offers have been made, including one by Carven perfume licensee Bogart. The brand, however, is keeping its options open.
Levi Strauss Co said on Tuesday that revenues continued to rise in the second quarter, roaring forward 17%, quadrupling of net income for the three months. The U.S. brand lifted its full-year guidance.