One of the most interesting and impressive retail developments in the UK in recent years, Battersea Power Station, is edging closer to completion with Hugo Boss, Uniqlo and major beauty names taking space there.
Claudia Marcocci, former SVP of Coty's Gucci Beauty, is taking over as brand general director of Parfums Christian Dior, succeeding Véronique Courtois, who stepped down from the role to lead Guerlain in November 2019.
Advent International, Bain Capital and Cinven are all reportedly candidates to take over the brands in Coty's professional beauty division, including Wella and OPI, as the company looks to stabilise its finances.
Sebastien Badault, Alibaba's international director for luxury & fashion, talked with FashionNetwork.com about Luxury Pavilion, Alibaba’s vast range of low-cost fashion, best-practice issues and the coronavirus’ impact.
The programme for the Milan Fashion Week, scheduled from February 18 to 24, features a wealth of new talent, notably from China, Hungary and Africa, plus Emilio Pucci’s catwalk come-back and a host of other events.
Frasers Group is the latest target for Peta’s investment activism, with the animal rights organisation buying stock in the business to protest against the sale of animal fur products at House of Fraser.