Working almost exclusively with leather and corduroy to give the collection a sense of “normality,” Prada riffed on simplicity, authenticity and the naïf, favoring the crude and unsophisticated over the polished and urbane.
Emilie Rubinfeld succeeds Francois Kress, who has left the company.
Alibaba, criticized for the fake products on its platforms, said the new group will “use technology in the global fight against counterfeits”.
In early July, the brand took a big leap forward in its global expansion strategy by launching e-commerce in 108 countries.
The company opened its first restaurant in Naples, Fla., 16 years ago, and has added a dozen more since.
The firm’s stewardship of the lifestyle brand is seen as model for buyer-seller relationships.
Designers are banking that consumers will want a piece of the action, however small it may be.
In its complaint, the luxury brand said that the movie studio knowingly used fake bags made by Diophy in a scene in “The Hangover Part II.”
The retail consulting firm will commemorate Bladder Cancer Awareness Month tonight at the Four Seasons Grill Room in New York.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg was on hand to pay tribute to foundation’s support of the New York park with grants totaling $6.3 million.