Italy’s trade show lineup has been full of surprises, from a dramatic last-minute cancellation of a united textile event to the increasing additions of edgier niche fairs.
All of these changes come amid a challenging business climate. The ever-weakening dollar-to-euro exchange rate is making American buyers more selective than ever. They also are becoming choosier on how much time and expense they can dedicate to European buying trips.
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)