Fashion Sector’s Sales Growth Seen Slowing Due Trade Deals, Weak Economies

Euromonitor forecasts that luxury goods sales growth will slow to 3 to 4 percent a year in 2016 to 2020, compared with just over 4 percent annual sales growth in 2010 to 2015.

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Italy’s Fashion Districts Fuel Nation’s Growth

In 2015, sales in Italy’s fashion industry rose 1.5 percent at current exchange.

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The Partners With Designers on Exclusive Capsule Ranges, Launches Summer Shop

Net-a-porter’s sister discount site will launch a summer shop with exclusive designer collaborations later this month.

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Gucci Apologizes for Asking to Stop Selling Branded Paper Copies as Funeral Offerings

Kering and Gucci said they “would like to reiterate their utmost respect with regards to the funeral context” and “regret any misunderstandings.”

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Vente-Privé Strikes Again With Two More Acquisitions

New purchases form part of the long-term vision of the company

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Buccellati Boutique in Milan


Clessidra in Talks With Investors to Sell Buccellati

The private equity acquired a 67 percent stake in the jewelry brand in 2013.

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MAC presents Global Trends in Berlin


MAC Presents Global Trends in Berlin

The three-day event highlighted A/W 2016 styles, and introduced new product innovations.

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Andrea Incontri to Become Tod’s Creative Director?

Incontri was tapped as Tod’s men’s wear creative director in 2014 and is expected to also be in charge of women’s wear

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Mary Katrantzou and Maria Hatzistefanis


London Parties Embrace Venice, Argentina

Toto Bergamo Rossi, Maria Hatzistefanis host parties in London

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Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis.


Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon Revealed as Recipients of the 2016 ‘Women in Motion’ Awards

Kering and the Cannes Film Festival will honor the two Academy Award actresses on May 15 for their contribution to the film industry and the women’s cause.

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