PARIS — Beauté Prestige International continues hunting for new fragrance licenses.
“We are still looking,” confirmed Bertrand Tupin, chief strategic officer at BPI, Shiseido’s fragrance branch whose other licenses include Issey Miyake, Narciso Rodriguez, Elie Saab and Jean Paul Gaultier. “The priority is licenses; we know how to handle those. Since the very beginning, we knew how to create brands from scratch and to make them successful in the markets. It’s our DNA.”
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?"