ITTIERRE AND MUGLER?: Italian fashion manufacturer Ittierre is adding another licensee to its portfolio. According to market sources, the company is about to sign an agreement with French brand Thierry Mugler, owned by cosmetics and skin-care company Groupe Clarins.

On June 25, Thierry Mugler will open a boutique on Via Manzoni, in Milan’s golden triangle, days after the opening of the city’s first Pierre Balmain store on Via Borgospesso on June 22. Balmain is also an Ittierre licensee.

This story first appeared in the June 10, 2013 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.