AZ Factory, the fashion house led by Alber Elbaz that is the most widely anticipated new brand in the industry, is planning a talk show as well as exclusives on Net-A-Porter and Farfetch as part of its launch next week.
Few groups have excited as much attention in luxury in the past few years as Fosun, a giant Chinese conglomerate that has gradually built up a significant position as a player in fashion and elegance in Europe.
Tod’s said that preliminary sales figures showed that group revenue fell 2.6% in 2019 to €916.1 million, pushed down by weaker business in Italy and the rest of Europe. A year earlier, Tod’s revenues fell 3% globally.
Winston Churchill famously defined Russia as “a riddle, wrapped inside a mystery, inside an enigma.” Which is not a bad way to define the latest couture show by Jean Paul Gaultier staged Wednesday in Paris.