Puma is launching a campaign to mark the 50th anniversary of a US sprinter's black-gloved salute at the 1968 Olympics, shortly after rival Nike scored a hit with an ad starring a modern-day activist for racial equality.
German luxury marque MCM has appointed Dirk Schönberger to be its new global creative director in a surprise move. Schönberger takes up his new position immediately, and will present his first collection later this year.
There is no quicker study in fashion than Virgil Abloh. He came to Paris a decade ago, as a neophyte in tow with Kanye West. Now, there are almost riots when he stages shows for his red-hot brand Off-White.
Yeezy is strengthening its organization. The structure behind the Kanye West label, in collaboration with Adidas, has recruited a managing director, a chief financial officer and other key executives in just one year.
The reality TV star, who was unveiled as an ambassador of the German sportswear giant Puma back in April, has announced that she has jumped ship to Adidas, where she will front the new Falcon sneaker campaign.