Parisian label Sonia Rykiel has filed for receivership and is looking for a new owner, FashionNetwork.com learned on Tuesday. The announcement comes after several years of declining sales at the label.
As part of the Sonia Rykiel fashion house's 50th-anniversary celebrations, Julie de Libran -- the creative director of the label -- has invited seven influential women to revisit the brand's signature sweater.
Confirmation of Carven's acquisition by Chinese group Icicle has been accompanied by the news that the French label will be able to keep on all of its current employees – all bar one: creative director Serge Ruffieux.
The cosmetics giant has announced ‘Le Défilé L'Oréal Paris,' a presentation set to take place on a 60-meter long floating catwalk on the river Seine, in the heart of the French capital, on September 30.
First Heritage Brands, the owner of Sonia Rykiel, has entrusted the position of managing director to Perry Oosting, replacing Eric Langon who has been in the role since 2012, FashionNetwork.com has learned.