Rachel Mascetta

An ad image from Gucci’s new campaign.

Marketing and Promotion

Gucci Launches New Ad Campaign

Gucci’s new institutional ad campaign focuses on two words aimed at capturing both the brand’s heritage and the future.

clock February 24, 2010Alessandra Ilari and Rachel Mascetta

Dolce & Gabbana shows will be  available for mobile viewing.

Designer and Luxury

Dolce & Gabbana Launches Show App

Not to be outdone in the technology race, Dolce & Gabbana is upping the Internet ante yet again.

clock February 19, 2010Rachel Mascetta

An Ape outfitted by Moving Shops.

Retail

In Italy, Apes Keep Fashion On the Move

The three-wheeler gives a new dimension to “mobile retailing.”

clock January 14, 2010Rachel Mascetta

Eyedonist is Safilo’s chain in the Far East.

Retail

Safilo Sells Some Retail Operations

Safilo Group SpA said Wednesday that it had sold a portion of its retail units to Hal Holding NV for 13.7 million euros, or $19.7 million.

clock December 31, 2009Rachel Mascetta

Alessandra Amoroso

People

Alessandra Amoroso Goes Sky High

Italy’s hottest pop star Alessandra Amoroso went from Italy’s version of “American Idol” to top of the charts.

clock December 29, 2009Rachel Mascetta

A Douglas Perfumeries store.

Retail

European Beauty Retailers Upbeat About Holiday Sales

It’s likely this end of year will provide some holiday cheer for European beauty retailers, despite a generally difficult 2009.

clock December 18, 2009Brid Costello and Jennifer Weil and Susan Stone and Rachel Mascetta

Róisín Murphy on a pedestal at Viktor & Rolf.

Fashion Features

Mood Music: Top Tunes From The Runway

The tunes set the tone.

clock November 9, 2009Katya Foreman and Tara Bonet-Black and Rachel Mascetta

The crowd at Opening Ceremony downtown during Fashion’s Night Out.

Retail

Fashion’s Night Out to Return in 2010

Global Shopping Event will be staged on Sept. 9.

clock October 29, 2009David Moin and Marc Karimzadeh and Louise Bartlett and Rachel Mascetta and Elena Berton

Bar Refaeli in Marchesa and Chopard.

Fashion Features

Off to Istanbul: Fashion Weekend Draws Designer Brands

Bar Refaeli is joining Roberto Cavalli, Salvatore Ferragamo, Gianfranco Ferré, Missoni and Vivienne Westwood on a trip to Turkey.

clock October 20, 2009Rachel Mascetta

Cristiano Ronaldo

Media

Emporio Armani Signs Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo succeeds David Beckham, who has modeled for the ads for the last four seasons, beginning in February 2008.

clock October 9, 2009Rachel Mascetta

Designer and Luxury

Versus to Relaunch Apparel

Versace brand to launch women’s in September.

clock August 28, 2009Rachel Mascetta

Massimiliano Giornetti

Designer and Luxury

Ferragamo’s Giornetti to Design Women’s Collections

Ferragamo’s men’s wear designer, Massimiliano Giornetti, will now also design the women’s collections, replacing Cristina Ortiz.

clock July 30, 2009Alessandra Ilari and Rachel Mascetta

Clients at the Armani Privé show last January.

Designer and Luxury

Couture Rides the Economic Storm

Fashion houses, such as Chanel, see fewer clients, but stress health of couture.

clock July 6, 2009Miles Socha and Katya Foreman and Rachel Mascetta

Chanel Iman

Fashion Features

Project Diversity

Making strides on the runway.

clock April 13, 2009Cinnamon St. John and Brid Costello and Katya Foreman and Rachel Mascetta

The U.N. plans to reverse trends in fiber production in 2009.

Government and Trade

U.N. Seeks to Reduce Synthetic Fabric

In an effort to improve the world’s supply of natural resources, the U.N. has declared 2009 the International Year of Natural Fibers.

clock April 7, 2009Rachel Mascetta

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