MILAN — It's a packed calendar for Dolce & Gabbana, which is planning store openings around the world over the next 12 months, investing in both developed and emerging markets.
Between the end of this year and early next year, the Italian fashion company will open 24 stores, of which eight are directly operated. And in an interview, Cristiana Ruella, the group's director of general affairs, estimated wholesale sales, including revenues of licensed products, for the fiscal year ending March 31 will show a 20 percent increase compared with the previous year. As of March 31, 2007, wholesale revenues reached 1.35 billion euros, or $1.72 billion at average exchange rates for the period.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)