Six former and current employees of Fitbit Inc were charged in a federal indictment for possessing trade secrets stolen from rival Jawbone, according to a statement from the Department of Justice on Thursday.
Timberland is taking steps to protect its intellectual assets and prevent its designs and technologies from being copied by other brands by taking a new and more aggressive approach to design patent infringements.
Adidas put a big marketing budget behind its latest Adidas Originals launch this week with a London event immersing sneakerheads in the world of personalisation and enlisting influencers/creators to add an extra edge.
Eugenia Kim has begun offering customization on its signature embroidered sunhats. Expanding beyond the selection of currently available in-line slogans, the brand is now allowing customers to drive their own messaging.
Think of it as the Triple Z of fashion. Before a crowded audience inside its tennis court style stand in Pitti 94, Z Zegna on Tuesday revealed its first ever ambassador – handsome tennis star Alexander Zverev.
In Italy, they call Max Mara, Il Gigante Silenzioso, or the Silent Giant: a 1.558 billion-euro fashion house, founded by Achille Maramotti, and still in his family, combining critical acclaim with commercial growth.
“This really was unexpected,” smiles Masayuki Ino, the 39-year-old winner of the LVMH Prize 2018. Another year and Ino couldn’t even have entered the competition, seeing as he is 39, and entrants have to be less than 40.