Italy

A look from the Tommy x Rossignol capsule collection.

Eyewear

Rossignol, Italia Independent Team for Cobranded Eyewear Collection

The offering will be unveiled at the next edition of the Milanese eyewear trade show Mido, running Feb. 24 to 26.

clock September 20, 2017Alessandra Turra

Enzo Fusco

Business Features

FGF Industry SpA Acquires 50 Percent of Blauer USA

The Blauer family retains the remaining 50 percent of the brand.

clock September 20, 2017Alessandra Turra

Motivi Smart Couture

Designer and Luxury

Motivi Launches Smart Couture Line Designed by Francesco Scognamiglio

The first collection, hitting stores on Tuesday, includes sensual evening attires at affordable prices.

clock September 19, 2017Alessandra Turra

White trade show in Milan.

Fashion Features

White Trade Show to Debut in China With Special Format

Named “Style Routes to Shanghai,” the project will showcase a range of Italian small and medium-sized fashion companies during the Shanghai Fashion Week.

clock September 18, 2017Sandra Salibian

A bracelet from Gianfranco Ferré Spring 1993 collection

Fashion Scoops

Gianfranco Ferré Jewels Exhibition to Debut in Italy

The Fondazione Gianfranco Ferré will stage an exhibit in Turin, Italy, starting next month, displaying 200 jewels by the late designer.

clock September 15, 2017Martino Carrera

Vogue Italia's September Issue.

Media

Condé Nast Italia to Launch New Digital Initiatives

The publishing group will introduce a new social platform and the first postgraduate degree to form a new generation of influencers.

clock September 12, 2017Sandra Salibian

Fashion Features

Italy’s Fashion Chamber Releases Guidelines for Sustainability in Retail

A pool of the industry’s big names took part in the project, including Ermenegildo Zegna, Giorgio Armani, Gucci, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo and Versace.

clock September 11, 2017Sandra Salibian

Gianni Versace

Legal

Versace Doppelgänger Sues to Keep Using Brand Name

An Italian company doesn’t see anything wrong with selling fashion wares under the label Versace 1969.

clock September 5, 2017Kali Hays

Amal Clooney at International crimes in Syria and Iraq - Chatham House discussionAmal Clooney out and about, London, UK - 29 Mar 2017WEARING VINTAGE BALMAIN COAT AND DIOR DRESS

Fashion Scoops

Amal Clooney Wears Ermanno Scervino in Venice

The human rights lawyer was spotted in a plumetis organza bustier dress.

clock September 1, 2017Sandra Salibian

"Woodshock" movie poster

Lifestyle

Rodarte Sisters’ Movie to Be Unveiled at Venice Film Festival

Kirsten Dunst fronts “Woodshock,” the directorial debut of Kate and Laura Mulleavy.

clock August 22, 2017Sandra Salibian

Backstage at Max Mara RTW Fall 2017

Eyewear

Safilo Group Inks Partnership in Chile

The Italian eyewear manufacturer strengthens its presence in the market, teaming with local operator Valente Eyewear & Trade for an exclusive distribution agreement.

clock August 21, 2017Sandra Salibian

Backstage at Fendi RTW Fall 2017

Eyewear

Safilo Group Expands in Belarus and Kazakhstan

The Italian eyewear manufacturer will directly enter in the two markets, expanding its distribution network to reach 40 countries worldwide.

clock August 9, 2017Sandra Salibian

Beauty Features

Intercos Sells Minority Stake to Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

Canada’s largest single-profession pension plan will hold 20.59 percent of the Italian cosmetic company.

clock August 7, 2017Sandra Salibian

Sebago iconic boat shoes

Mergers and Acquisitions

Basic Net Acquires Sebago Footwear Label

The Italian group paid $14.25 million euros for the activity formerly owned by Wolverine World Wide Inc.

clock August 2, 2017Alessandra Turra

Carlo Rivetti

Mergers and Acquisitions

Temasek Acquires 30 Percent of Stone Island

The investment will support the further international expansion off the men’s wear label managed by president Carlo Rivetti.

clock July 31, 2017Alessandra Turra

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