MILAN — Luxottica reported continued growth in profitability and revenues in the second quarter, posting gains at both its wholesale and retail divisions globally through its own brands and through the sale of its licensed top designer labels.
In the three months ended June 30, net profit rose 9.4 percent to 212 million euros, or $275.6 million, compared with 193.7 million euros, or $248 million, in the same period last year. Adjusted net profit climbed 12.5 percent to 218 million euros, or $283.4 million, compared with 194 million euros, or $248.3 million.
The iconic Tiffany & Co. Fifth Avenue flagship will have a whole new look come 2021, reports @mistywhitesidell . The 10-story store is being expanded and renovated under the vision of chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff. #wwdnews
“I feel like the [Emmy] nomination is this absurdly generous bonus to something that I’ve already been excited by for quite some time now,” Darren Criss tells @ktauer about his nomination for his role as Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, “My general attitude toward life is I hope for everything but expect nothing. But when you’re playing for the Warriors, there’s a good chance you’ll make it to the championships. And I’m not saying I’m Steph Curry, but when you’re on [showrunner] Ryan Murphy’s team, it seems more palpable than ever,” he continues. (Criss previously starred on “Glee,” another Murphy creation, although they didn’t directly work together.) “I feel like I’ve already won the lottery.” Read more in WWD.com (📸: @lexieblacklock ) #wwdeye #darrencriss #americancrimestory #emmys2018