The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index fell in May, providing counterbalance to other bullish readings of shopper sentiment.
Government and Trade
Gold and silver are also said to be mined using forced and slave labor, according to the report.
Mergers and Acquisitions
The investment firm founded by former Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot executives now holds 40 percent of the company’s capital.
Among the brands active in protecting their marks were Coach and Chanel.
Forecasts and Analysis
According to Erwan Rambourg, luxury brands are missing the point: the consumer himself.
Marketing and Promotion
The airline group will support 17 fashion week events around the world annually.
Ruggeri joined Sergio Rossi in 2013, succeeding Francesco Russo.
Alibaba has invested in Israel-based startup Twiggle, known for its consumer-savvy search system.
Despite declines in retailing nationwide, the Hamptons should hold up this season.
Industry executives discussed the state of the market at the first-ever edition of Mapic Italy.