Multiple sources say Acne’s business has softened in the last six months, which has sent some private equity players running for the hills.
JAB has eased its way out of the luxury business over the past 12 months, but retains a stake in Bally.
Otis College of Art and Design will feature 125 student looks in its fashion show and scholarship benefit this Saturday at the L.A. campus.
The relaunch coincides with a documentary called “Animals” about Nineties New Orleans inner-city culture.
A new generation of Chinese investors is rapidly descending on Europe’s fashion and luxury brands.
The Chinese parent of SMCP and Trinity is rapidly snapping up European high street and heritage brands.
Etro, Bally, Christopher Kane hosted art-related events.
The 27-piece Bally Collective, curated by Swizz Beatz collection and designed by Cavolo, features the artist’s bold graphic prints and shaman motifs.
Brands are ramping up their e-commerce services to the Chinese consumer with stand-alone web sites.
Having sold Jimmy Choo, JAB is looking to find new homes for Bally and Belstaff.
Some believe that marquee talents got too big for their boots, demanding outsized salaries, lavish perks and too much creative control.
Balmain’s second U.S. retail store is the first to showcase the newly relaunched accessories collection and hints of its new retail concept.