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Bernard Arnault speaking in Paris on Tuesday.

Bernard Arnault’s Business Lessons

Arnault treated shareholders of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton to a nearly hour-long lesson in how to succeed in business.

Fashion Revolution Day Set for April 24

Fashion Revolution Day is set for April 24, marking the two-year anniversary of the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh.

Siwy Denim

California Retailers Brace for Water Restrictions

Headache or more of the same? That’s the question that jeansmakers and mall owners in California are asking as the state moves to comply with Gov. Jerry Brown’s executive order to cut water use by 25 percent amid a devastating drought.

LIM College to Offer Master’s in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management

The 30-credit, one-year program will launch this fall at the Manhattan school.

Hand-painted porcelain by Richard Ginori, which was saved by Gucci.

Preserving Master Craftsmanship in Italy

Preserving the master craftsmanship tied to an industry’s creativity and production is well worth the investment for many Italian firms.

Castor launched Mantù ready-to-wear in 2010.

Italian Producers Hedging Their Bets

Subject to the uncertainties of the marketplace, high-end producers are capitalizing on their finely honed techniques and capacity to launch their own lines.

The Milan Expo is slated to take place May 1 to Oct. 31 with the motto “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life.” Taking place all around the city, the primary themes center on food and nutrition.

Italy Stats and Facts

News and numbers from around the country.

Antonio Canova’s “Return of Telemachus to Ithaca,” at Venice’s Correr museum, which is receiving support from the U.S. Friends of Venice foundation.

National Treasure: Italian Fashion Houses Fund Monument Restoration

Fashion houses play a big role is restoring Italy’s artwork and archeological monuments.

Deputy Minister of Economic Development Carlo Calenda.

Italian Government Steps Up Fashion Funding

The appeal and relevance of Made in Italy production is not lost on the government.