Prada has become the latest big name in luxury fashion to go fur-free with the group’s brands, including Prada itself plus Miu Miu, Church’s and Car Shoe, to stop using fur from its SS20 womenswear collection.
France accounts for over one quarter of the total sales of the top 100 luxury corporations worldwide according to Deloitte’s 2019 report, with 9 groups listed and LVMH, L'Oréal, Kering and Chanel in the top 10.
This NYFW's mixed schedule of men’s and women’s shows saw daring silhouettes and bold uses of color that reflected a search for joy in a country currently experiencing a good deal of social and political commotion.
One witnessed a significant French victory in Chelsea as blue skies returned to Manhattan and Zadig & Voltaire staged a high-octane, rip-roaring Girl Power collection with a telling soupcon of 'Me Too' empowerment.
Franck Marilly (ex-Chanel Managing Director) will take up the position of President and CEO of Shiseido Group Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) as of January 1, 2018, taking over from Louis Desazars.