Lanvin staff will grill management and Fosun at a meeting on Thursday, seeking guarantees about jobs following the Chinese group's deal to buy a controlling stake in the brand, sources have told FashionNetwork.com.
China’s Fosun International has beat Qatar’s Mayhoola in the bidding contest for French fashion brand Lanvin in a deal that should lead to an investment of more than €100 million, two sources close to the matter said.
China’s Fosun International and Qatar’s Mayhoola, which owns Valentino and Balmain, are competing to inject capital into Lanvin and buy control as France’s oldest fashion house looks set to run out of cash as early as...
Threatened by a critical financial situation, reports say that the couture house is in negotiations with different investors concerning the sale of a majority stake – reports that the label dismisses as "rumors".
The key to winning a loyal following in the new generation of Millennials – the key target market for all fashion houses - is emotion, insists François Henri Pinault, CEO of French luxury conglomerate Kering Group.
François-Henri Pinault, Karl Lagerfeld, Alber Elbaz, Michael Burke and Demna Gvasalia are just some of the big names expected to speak at the luxury conference organised by Vogue in Paris, held November 24 and 25.