Giorgio Armani SpA is reorganizing part of its company, Giorgio Armani Operations, in Italy’s area between Reggio Emilia and Modena, almost two hours away from Milan — a move that is causing some friction, negotiations with local unions and possibly government-funded wage subsidy, according to Il Sole 24 Ore.
The daily said Friday that Armani plans to close its manufacturing plant in San Martino in Rio, moving 134 employees, with the exception of around 20 units, to a site in Baggiovara, about 12 miles away. In this town, Armani is whittling down its commercial division, cutting employees from 50 to 30, as several have been relocated to Milan, where, the paper says, all commercial activities are being concentrated.
Madonna turns 59 today, marking another year of show-stopping, one-of-a-kind bold looks from the singer. To celebrate, we took a look at the superstar's most memorable fashion moments. Here, Madonna sits front row at Versace's spring runway show in 1995. See more exclusive photos from the #wwdarchive on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Cédric Dordevic)
WWD asked a handful of creative directors to evaluate the September covers of leading women's fashion magazines. How do they think the covers this year compare with years gone by, and what do they say about the current status of the publication? Link in bio. (GIF by @hypebreast)
"Stephen King is such a master, but I don't like being scared - there's enough that's really scary. How about the morning's news?" says Holland Taylor in an interview with WWD. See what else the actress said about starring in the TV adaptation of King's thriller "Mr. Mercedes" on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery)