Kenneth Cole Productions is pumping up efforts to expand globally. The men’s and women’s apparel and accessories firm has increased its footprint in markets such as India, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Mexico and China.
On Monday, it will open a flagship on Queen Street West in Toronto, representing the first Canadian freestanding store to sell Kenneth Cole New York men’s and women’s footwear, clothing and accessories. The brand is already carried in Hudson’s Bay Co. stores across Canada and independent boutiques.
Exclusive: @tommyhilfiger has tapped 22-year-old actress @zendaya to be his newest collaborator and together they will launch a see-now-buy-now collection in February. Speaking to WWD about the project, the Spider-Man actress said: “Fashion is more than just wearing cool clothes. It’s a way to celebrate self-expression and individuality, which is extremely empowering. This is why I am proud to partner with Tommy Hilfiger.” Tap the link in bio for the full scoop. #TommyXZendaya #wwdfashion
Fashion is facing a blistering pace of technology, a complex economic backdrop, and shifting social mores, priorities, and lifestyles. WWD's annual CEO summit on Oct. 30 and 31, will be the meeting place for some of the sharpest minds in the business who will address how these forces affect a consumer. Speakers this year include Antoine Arnault, Virgil Abloh, Gabriela Hearst, and Olivier Rousteing. Tap the link in our bio to find out more. #wwdceosummit