François-Henri Pinault

A model charter backstage at Christian Dior.

Fashion Features

Collections: Model Charter Resets Balance of Power at Paris Fashion Week

The charter on the well-being of models introduced by Kering and LVMH had wide-ranging effects across the industry this season.

clock November 6, 2017Joelle Diderich

A view of the Stephane Kélian presentation.

Footwear

Rubens Bressanin on Rebooting Stephane Kélian

Bressanin is the latest behind-the-scenes footwear designer to move into the spotlight as the revived French brand’s artistic director.

clock October 18, 2017Katya Foreman

Balenciaga RTW Spring 2018

Fashion Scoops

Balenciaga Faces Fresh Casting Controversy at Paris Fashion Week

Model Louise Parker blasted the brand for canceling her booking and called out parent company Kering over its model charter.

clock October 2, 2017Joelle Diderich

Pomellato Ritratto

Jewelry

Pomellato Fetes 50th Anniversary During MFW

The Milan-based jewelry company is launching two special collections to mark the milestone.

clock September 21, 2017Luisa Zargani

Coco RochaChristian Siriano show, Runway, Spring Summer 2018, New York Fashion Week, USA - 09 Sep 2017

Fashion Features

A Solid Start: Industry Welcomes Kering, LVMH Charter, but Argue There’s Room to Improve

Model protection charter is too narrow, some say.

clock September 21, 2017WWD Staff

Models backstageOpening Ceremony x Made LA show, Backstage, Los Angeles, USA - 09 Jun 2017

Human Resources

EXCLUSIVE: Kering, LVMH Join Forces on Model Charter

The two French powerhouses are banning size zero from the catwalk and fashion shoots.

clock September 6, 2017Joelle Diderich

Salma HayekAnniversary Soiree, 70th Cannes Film Festival, France - 23 May 2017WEARING GUCCI SAME OUTFIT AS CATWALK MODEL *8418606aj

People

Salma Hayek Cooks for Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively

“The Hitman’s Bodyguard” costars gathered for a casual dinner at Reynolds’ N.Y. home.

clock August 11, 2017Andrew Nodell

Artémis has sold its stake in Fnac Darty to Germany’s Ceconomy

Financial

Pinault Family Exits Fnac Darty

The 24.3 percent stake belonging to Artémis was snapped up by German electronics retailer Ceconomy, the recent Metro AG spin-off.

clock July 26, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Boucheron's Foxy ring.

Jewelry

Boucheron Reveals Ambitious Program for 160th Anniversary

Over the next 12 months, the Place Vendôme jeweler will unveil a new advertising campaign, a fresh store concept and a renovated Paris flagship.

clock July 13, 2017Joelle Diderich

Giambattista Valli

Designer and Luxury

Pinault Family’s Artémis Takes Stake in Giambattista Valli

Artémis, the investment arm of the Pinault family, has taken a minority stake in Maison Valli and looks to become a majority shareholder at a later stage.

clock June 29, 2017Lisa Lockwood

Salma Hayek, John Lithgow'Beatriz at Dinner' film screening, New York, USA - 06 Jun 2017

Parties

Salma Hayek, John Lithgow Attend ‘Beatriz at Dinner’ Screening

The cast members shared their thoughts on the role of comedy in the age of President Trump.

clock June 7, 2017Alexa Tietjen

Isabelle Huppert

Fashion Scoops

Isabelle Huppert Wins 2017 ‘Women in Motion’ Awards

Kering and the Cannes Film Festival will honor the Oscar-nominated actress on May 21 for her contribution to the film industry.

clock May 15, 2017Katya Foreman

Queen Elizabeth II departs the National Army Museum in Chelsea, London, Britain, 16 March 2017. Queen Elizabeth II has given Royal Assent to the Brexit bill 17 March, paving the way for Prime Minister Theresa May to trigger Article 50.Queen expected has given Royal Assent to the Brexit bill, London, United Kingdom - 16 Mar 2017

Fashion Scoops

London Sunday Times Publishes Rich List, With Brexit a Big Wealth Factor

Samuel, Donald Newhouse are reported to have a joint fortune of $27.06 billion.

clock May 7, 2017Samantha Conti

Salma Hayek and François-Henri Pinault

Media

Sunday Times of London Ranks Britain’s Richest Couples

Pinaults, Greens and Santo Domingos are in top five.

clock May 2, 2017Lorelei Marfil

François-Henri Pinault at the Kering press conference

Activewear

François-Henri Pinault Exits Puma’s Board of Directors

Parent company Kering attributed to the move to a streamlining of the decision-making process.

clock April 12, 2017Katya Foreman

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clock November 22, 2017Sharon Edelson

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