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Carlo Capasa

Fashion

Carlo Capasa Discusses Milan Men’s Fashion Week

Ahead of the men’s shows June 17 to 21, the board of Italy’s fashion association confirmed Capasa in his role as president and elected the members of the presidency committee with a mandate until 2018, ranging from Patrizio Bertelli to Gildo Zegna.

– 25 minutes ago

Fashion

LVMH Backs Paris’ Bidding for 2024 Summer Olympics

The French luxury giant has joined the bandwagon of official sponsors of Paris’ bidding for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

– 26 minutes ago

Paris city view

Business

State Department Issues Alert for Potential Terrorist Attacks in Europe

Fashion shows in three European cities this summer could face higher security measures in the wake of a U.S. terror alert.

– 12:36 PM, EST

Austin Reed's store Regent Street

Retail

Administrator Set to Wind Down Austin Reed

No buyer was found for the troubled men’s retailer.

– 11:55 AM, EST

Roberto Cavalli Resort 2017

Roberto Cavalli Resort 2017

Peter Dundas flashed back to the Seventies, drawing on the decade’s bohemian, free-spirited mood.

– 11:05 AM, EST

The Alexander McQueen storefront on Rue Saint-Honoré

Fashion

Alexander McQueen Store Wins Prix Versailles

The British brand’s new Paris flagship was the overall winner in the retail category at the second edition of the commercial architecture prize.

– 10:26 AM, EST

Hermès Himalaya Niloticus crocodile diamond Birkin

Fashion

PETA Confronts Hermès CEO Over Exotic Skins

A representative of the animal rights organization asked the firm if it would stop using exotic skins.

– 9:43 AM, EST

Francesco Smalto has designed official suits for the French soccer team

Fashion

Smalto Designs Suiting for French Soccer Team

The French label has created made-to-measure suits, shirts and shoes for the team’s 23 players, and will also offer a limited-edition collection in its stores.

– 5:56 AM, EST

A visual of the promotional campaign to promote Paris

Fashion

Paris Aims to Woo International Visitors With Major Campaign

Meanwhile transport strikes and demonstrations against France’s Socialist government’s proposed labor law look set to continue.

– 5:29 AM, EST

Business

Europe’s Markets Edge Down in Midmorning Trading

Retail and luxury stocks were mostly down.

– 4:43 AM, EST