Condé Nast, the New York publishing group that boasts the world’s toniest stable of glossy magazines, is to open an edition of Vogue in Hong Kong, underlining the importance of the city port as a luxury destination.
Smiley has worked with Michiko Koshino to mark the 30th anniversary of what became known as the Second Summer of Love with a new streetwear collection. And it's also part of Gucci’s short film marking the anniversary.
“My father was in charge of manufacturing for 45 years here and never ever wanted anyone in our factory,” chuckled Nadja Swarovski after opening the doors of the family's famed crystal-making plant in the Austrian Alps.
Richemont and China’s Alibaba Group have unveiled a global strategic partnership that will see the two star retail brands under the Yoox Net-A-Porter banner being taken directly to the all-important Chinese consumer.
Debenhams reported its biggest-ever loss on Thursday and confirmed a plan to close 50 stores as well as saying the beauty market has dipped in recent months. But it’s remaining upbeat and thinks it’s on the right track.