NEW YORK — Hong Kong-based Dickson Concepts Ltd. posted better than eightfold increases for the six months ended Sept. 30.
For the first half, the luxury distribution and retailing firm reported net income of $7.1 million compared with $866,000 in the year-ago period. Included in the latest result is a nonoperating pretax gain of $5.6 million. Excluding the gain, income would have risen 64.5 percent
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?"