The Markets Features

Accessories News

The Markets Features

"We had a Ferrari, it just needed to be driven." — Valentina Soster, creative director of Benetton, on the company's restyled women's collections.

Greenpeace Lauds Benetton’s Sustainability

The Italian fashion group continues to commit to protecting the environment, product safety, and transparency of supply chain information.

Rosalind Hudnell, Rebecca Minkoff, Coco Rocha

Rebecca Minkoff Teams With Intel to Create Opportunities for Women in Technology

Minkoff and Intel will work together to expand the pipeline of diverse and female engineers.

A look from Manoel Cova by Jun.

Mifur Trade Fair: Russia, Ukraine Woes Thwart Fur Business

Strife in the Ukraine and the continuing plunge of the Russian ruble loomed over fur operators at the Mifur trade fair in Milan last week for the second winter season in a row.

Istanbul Preps for Its Fashion Spotlight

The city is capitalizing on that heritage to draw global fashion trendsetters for the fifth annual Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Istanbul.

To help designers navigate the global supply chain, Sourcing at MAGIC promoted duty-free trade, artisans and made in USA.

Stressing Sourcing Benefits at MAGIC

Manufacturers at Sourcing at MAGIC said they were discovering that it’s advantageous to target niche markets.

The Milan Expo is slated to take place May 1 to Oct. 31 with the motto “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life.” Taking place all around the city, the primary themes center on food and nutrition.

Italy Stats and Facts

News and numbers from around the country.

Castor launched Mantù ready-to-wear in 2010.

Italian Producers Hedging Their Bets

Subject to the uncertainties of the marketplace, high-end producers are capitalizing on their finely honed techniques and capacity to launch their own lines.

Paul Rosengard

Paul F. Rosengard Offers Up Job-Hunting Advice to F.I.T. Students

The chief executive officer of Boston Traders shared his job-hunting wisdom Thursday afternoon in an address titled “Getting to Happily Ever After.”

A look by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada.

Price the Focus of Madrid Fairs

The numbers looked good, but vendors at Momad Metropolis said retailers were shopping for cheap.