The Italian menswear trade show has chosen Glenn Martens' Y/Project as the guest of honour for its next January edition. The label will therefore be showing in Florence this season, and not its hometown Paris.
The men's and women's footwear and accessories brand has chosen Lisbon's Príncipe Real neighbourhood for the location of its first store in Portugal, which opened with a party at the end of September.
Golden Week seems to have been a golden opportunity for UK retail with new figures from Alibaba’s Alipay showing that the UK was the top shopping hotspot in Europe from October 1 to 7, up from second place last year.
Party season collections are coming thick and fast at the moment and while much of the focus is on the mass-market (Halpern x Topshop, Ashish x Warehouse, Moschino x H&M), the luxury sector isn’t holding back either.
Authentic Brands Group LLC has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase a majority stake in the intellectual property of the Camuto Group’s proprietary brands in partnership with DSW Inc.
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.