Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.
The designer thanked his team, his family and WWD for the honor and support.
Sophisticated and sexy, but still with structure — the collection offers plenty of casual, chic and dressy options.
The collection is scheduled to go on sale in Petit Bateau stores and at the Opéra Garnier boutique in Paris on Dec. 6.
Joseph Ripp is likely to broach the subject Wednesday when he faces his first all-hands-on-deck meeting as ceo.
The magazine said its inaugural retail partnership with Saks Fifth Avenue ended in June.