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 move will help the British company move closer towards its goal of becoming a global lifestyle brand. Its inaugural collection of sunglasses and optical frames is expected to during Spring Summer 2019.
Is the omnichannel power player Ted Baker still on a good growth curve? Well, it’s still growing, but revenue in its latest period was up only 4.2%. Tough times were to blame, but e-tail and wholesale were buoyant.
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.
On Tuesday, the luxury group opened the Thélios production site for its joint venture with Marcolin, a partnership which began with Céline's eyewear collections, and still has those of Loewe and Fred in the pipeline.