After the Nineties’ spending spree, flurry of acquisitions and exponential growth of such groups as Gucci and Prada, this has become a thorny question, given the uncertain economy and drop in consumer spending. A list of top chief executives — seldom seen together sitting at the same table — addressed the issue during a global conference held here Friday. Of course, all those present firmly supported their choices and validated their strategies.
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?"