The New York-based apparel group and the eyewear manufacturer announced on Monday that they have signed a global licensing agreement for DKNY and Donna Karan New York eyewear set to launch next spring.
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.
Inditex sales may have risen only 2% in Q1 but it was still a record quarter and without currency exchange effects it would have powered ahead by 7% as both online and stores expansion again proved a winning formula.
New Look has admitted last year was very difficult as it revealed bleak trading results amid external and “self-inflicted” issues. However, it said its turnaround plan is on track to deliver stability for the new year.
Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez has been chosen as the first global ambassador of eyewear brand Nova. Jacqueline will endorse Nova’s latest range of lenses, powered sunglasses and frames across the globe.
Sales from the eyewear brand Lenskart’s private label John Jacobs now amount to between 20 and 25 percent of the business’ overall sales following a marketing and partnerships push, one of its co-founders has said.