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A Minimal Wave Rises Virtually in Milan

Despite the difficulties of digital buying, international retailers praised Italian brands' focus on a warmer…

Consumers Connecting to Sentimental Jewelry During the Coronavirus

Always an emotional purchase, in such uncertain times customers are finding even deeper meaning in jewels…

Giacomo Santucci Named President of Camera Buyer Italia

The former Gucci and Prada executive will succeed Francesco Tombolini at the helm of the Italian association…

Love Those Boots, Say Buyers in Paris

Combat boots are the new must-have, according to retailers who braved coronavirus anxiety to see the shows in…

Tokyo Fashion Week Shows Growth Amid Subdued Atmosphere

Rakuten took over as headlining sponsor, while young designers continued to show improvement.

Multibrands Stay the Course, Says Head of Italian Buyers’ Association

While admitting retailers feel the pinch of online distribution, Francesco Tombolini touted their resilience…

Shoppe Object Spotlights Artistic Edge in Discreet Setting

The new independent show for home and gift is held semiannually — in February and August — with its anchor…

Buyers Encouraged at Couture Vegas, Prompting Budgets to Expand

WWD speaks to retailers to see what trends they saw, new designers who stood out, and most importantly…

Buyers Laud Paris’ New Elegance

It was out with the hoodies, in with the animal prints: men's fashion veers into more polished territory.

Francesco Tombolini Named President of Italian Buyers Chamber

This is the first time a manager is called to cover the role instead of a member of the association.

All Hail Futurism: Retailers Laud the Paris Look

The Balenciaga set captured imaginations; key trends included amped-up power shoulders, cyclist shorts and a…

Berlin Fairs Prove Stable Focal Point for Local Market

The eight trade fairs during Berlin Fashion Week establish as focal points for the D-A-CH market with…

Buyers Tout Bold Yet Commercial Pieces Among Emerging Talent

Buyers favored the bold use of prints and patterns that emerged as a running theme among young London labels.

Ordre Showroom Deploys VR for Buyers Unable to Attend Fashion Shows

Users of the technology will secure a front-row seat as part of the initiative.

Première Classe Puts Industrial, Tribal Jewelry on Show

The accessories salon in Paris saw a dip in visitor attendance.