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Jimmy Choo

Business

Michael Kors’ $1.35B Jimmy Choo Deal Supercharges Takeover Race

The acquisition has the company squaring off with Coach as both seek to build American powerhouses.

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Guo Pei

Fashion

Guo Pei to Be Focus of SCAD Exhibition and Upcoming Rizzoli Book

The designer will be the focus of a new exhibition and a Rizzoli-published book that is being orchestrated by SCAD.

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online shopping

Business

EU Seeing More Online Shopping, but Cross-Border Challenges Remain

European shoppers are still somewhat wary of e-commerce and retailers may be their biggest obstacle.

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Fashion

Archroma Partners With FIT for the First Archroma Color Center

As part of its plan to team with leading global universities, Archroma partnered with the FIT’s Textile Development and Marketing department.

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Fashion

Benjamin Millepied to Hit FIAC

The French dancer and choreographer has conceived an immersive ballet experience in collaboration with Barbara Kruger.

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Business

David Rosenblatt Named to Farfetch Group Board

His duties will include deciding on strategy, working with the management and using his tech background to help support the company’s growth.

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Botto Giuseppe Zero waterproof fabrics

Fashion

Milano Unica Unveils July Edition

More than 6,000 visitors attended the trade show, which showcased the fall 2018 collections of high-end textile companies.

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Christian Dior

Fashion

Dior Hosts Screening of Three-Hour Documentary on Founder

“Christian Dior, la France,” by Frédéric Mitterrand, screened on French-language network TV5 Monde to mark the house’s 70th anniversary.

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Orla Kiely to Open Boutique on Bleecker Street.

Fashion

London’s Fashion and Textile Museum to Mount Orla Kiely Exhibit

The exhibition will run from May 25 to September 2018.

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Jimmy ChooAthena Calderone hosts Vogue and Jimmy Choo event, New York, USA - 14 Jul 2017

Business

Europe’s Markets Climb, Shares in Jimmy Choo Soar

Retail and luxury stocks were also buoyant early Tuesday afternoon, following news of the proposed sale of Jimmy Choo to Michael Kors.

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Gucci fall ad

Business

Gucci Goes Far, Far Away With Fall Ads

The campaign was inspired by the science fiction genre from the Fifties and Sixties, including the TV series “Star Trek.”

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Jimmy Choo fall 2017 ad campaign

Business

Michael Kors Still Seeking Acquisitions After $1.2B Jimmy Choo Deal

Kors had been in the running alongside InterParfums and CVC Capital Partners.

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Bally CEO Frédéric de Narp.

Business

CEO Talks: Frédéric de Narp

Bally’s ceo talks about appealing to a new generation, his shift from hard to soft luxury — and thinking big.

– July 25, 2017

Giorgio Armani takes a bow after his Emporio Armani men's fall 2017 show

Business

Year of Change Boosts Armani’s Profits, Hits Sales

The Milan-based group is in the midst of a reorganization and streamlining of its brands, which dented its revenues last year.

– July 25, 2017

A still from L.K. Bennett's new ad campaign.

Fashion

L.K. Bennett Salutes British Navy in Fall Ad Campaign

The campaign was shot at the Old Royal Naval College in London’s Greenwich.

– July 24, 2017