Burberry may have come under fire for destroying nearly £30m worth of product, but the firm is clearly doing plenty right on the sustainability front as it’s the top luxe brand in the new Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
French fashion house Chanel said Friday it had moved staff from New York to its global hub in London, a welcome change for the British capital which has been under threat of companies pulling out because of Brexit.
Rarely has any fashion week felt like its success was riding on one brand. Yet that’s very much the mood entering the next edition of London Fashion Week, when all eyes will be on Riccardo Tisci's debut at Burberry.
Wes Gordon made his debut at the house of Carolina Herrera on Monday morning on the Upper West Side. And, with Herrera sitting in the front row, the new boy’s debut was a generous homage to the founder of the house.
Amsterdam-based Fashion for Good has announced the names of the 12 startups that will join its Plug and Play Programme, a twelve-week course with mentorship by its corporate partners such as Kering and C&A.
Burberry has released more details of how its see-now, buy-now strategy is evolving under Riccardo Tisci with limited edition pieces from his first collection to be available through a series of 24-hour product releases.
Cartier maker Richemont on Monday named group veteran Jerome Lambert as chief executive officer, as the luxury goods group posted a 10 percent gain in the five months to Aug. 31 on strong Asia revenues.