The Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council led a group of jewellery industry delegates at the virtual US Trade Representative multi-jurisdictional hearing to voice grievances over a proposed import duty hike.
The Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode has confirmed that French authorities will allow live catwalk shows in July's haute couture season in Paris; and added Pyer Moss as one of its guest members.
Gucci plans to stage its next runway show in Los Angeles, the first time the Florentine marque has staged a show in the United States in six years. In the label's centennial year, it will hold a catwalk event on Nov. 3.
Tapestry Inc returned to quarterly sales growth and forecast full-year numbers above analysts’ estimates as the Coach handbag maker benefits from a strong rebound in demand for luxury goods in North America and China.
Diamond manufacturing in India has dropped by an estimate of between 30% to 40% following the spread of the second wave of Covid-19 since mid-March, and diamond markets were mixed in April, according to Rapaport.
Delhi-based designer Kshitij Jalori has taken inspiration from artist Ellsworth Kelly for a collection of bright prints with new launch ‘Kellee’ and has also launched a new brand logo to pay homage to his origins.
Hugo Boss said that it's seen a solid start to the year as it revealed its first-quarter sales. Not that those sales rose. In fact they were down 8% currency-adjusted, or 10% in total to €497 million.