BIEL, Switzerland — Swatch Group chief executive officer Nick Hayek gave a characteristically ebullient forecast for revenues this year, despite the company's glaring miss on predictions for 2016.
Speaking at the expanded headquarters here of its powerhouse brand Omega, Hayek said he expected group revenues to rise by 7 to 9 percent in 2017. “I expect in 2017 to see healthy growth. The signs are good; Asia is very good," he said.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"