Time Magazine has named Clare Waight Keller, the artistic director of the house of Givenchy, and Valentino's Pierpaolo Piccioli to its '2019 Time 100' list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
Gucci growth is slowing but Kering is OK with that as it's still surging. Meanwhile Saint Laurent and Balenciaga are powering ahead and Bottega Veneta sales may be down, but the omens are good for Daniel Lee's designs.
An array of Indian and US-Indian designers showcased their latest collections at the fashion and lifestyle exhibition Spring Soirée 2019 in New Jersey. The exhibition was a one-stop shop for the spring wedding season.
The chief executives of Van Cleef & Arpels, De Beers and Tiffany & Co see strong growth prospects for lab-grown diamonds as fashion accessories but warned that they should not be compared with natural diamonds.
A recent case of robbery by a logistics company official has brought to light that jewellery businesses are not covered by their insurers for goods that disappear in transit or while unattended, the IBJA reported.