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Montblanc's new creative director Marco Tomasetta.

Designer and Luxury

Montblanc Has a New Creative Director: EXCLUSIVE

Marco Tomasetta is joining the German luxury brand after working at Givenchy, Prada and other brands.

clock February 19, 2021Miles Socha

Pieter Mulier, creative director Maison Alaia

Designer and Luxury

Pieter Mulier to Take Maison Alaïa Into New Era

Pieter Mulier’s appointment at the famed brand is another major designer move at Richemont’s fashion operations, which include Chloé.

clock February 8, 2021Miles Socha

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Business Features

Fashion’s New Power Players

How Farfetch, Poshmark, Stitch Fix and their digital cohort are leading now, and what it says about where the industry is headed.

clock February 8, 2021Evan Clark

Pieter Mulier, creative director Maison Alaia

Designer and Luxury

Maison Alaïa Picks Pieter Mulier as Creative Director

The Belgian designer, who worked closely with Raf Simons, is to present his first collection for spring 2022.

clock February 5, 2021Miles Socha

Watches & Wonders


Watches and Wonders Firms Up Geneva, Shanghai Events in April

Watches and Wonders Geneva will bring together Rolex, Chanel, Cartier, Bulgari, Ulysse Nardin, Hermès, Hublot and others in April.

clock January 28, 2021Mimosa Spencer

Alber Elbaz

Designer and Luxury

Alber Elbaz Pivots to Tech, Fashion Entertainment

His start-up, AZ Factory, aims to innovate in distribution, communication and inclusivity.

clock January 26, 2021Miles Socha



EXCLUSIVE: Furla Appoints New CEO

Mauro Sabatini, who succeeds Alberto Camerlengo, named executive president of the board, was CEO of Effeuno, a leather goods manufacturing company he founded in Tuscany and Furla’s supplier and longtime partner.

clock January 26, 2021Luisa Zargani

Johann Rupert, Federico Marchetti

Business Features

Richemont Defends Johann Rupert’s Early COVID-19 Vaccination

Rupert has come under fire from a Swiss newspaper for getting an early vaccine from a clinic in which one of his companies has a financial interest.

clock January 23, 2021Samantha Conti

Cartier Gharial emerald and diamond necklace.


Richemont Q3 Sales Rise Offers Cheer to Luxury Sector 

A spate of luxury groups, including LVMH, Kering and Hermès are set to release results in the coming weeks.

clock January 20, 2021Mimosa Spencer

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Cartier Launches Campaign Showcasing House Classics

Santos, Tank, Ballon Bleu and Panthère watches sit alongside the Love and Juste Un Clou bracelets; a Trinity ring anchors the lineup.

clock January 6, 2021Mimosa Spencer

Reports say Alibaba is about to give Farfetch a $300 million investment.

Business Features

Farfetch China Deal With Alibaba, Richemont Nears Completion

Alibaba has named J. Michael Evans to the board of directors.

clock December 16, 2020Samantha Conti

Federico Marchetti


Federico Marchetti on Data’s Power to Turn Fashion Green

Marchetti sees data not as a limitation on creativity and design, but as a tool to help designers cater to, and predict, customer tastes and preferences.

clock December 16, 2020Samantha Conti

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De Beers Sets Punchy Goals Around Carbon, Community, Women’s Business

The diamond miner and jeweler is setting 12 goals for 2030, including a shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources, and supporting 10,000 women entrepreneurs.

clock November 30, 2020Samantha Conti



Richemont Shareholders Green-Light Details of Loyalty Scheme

The warrants will be distributed to shareholders on Nov. 27, with an exercise price of 67 Swiss francs.

clock November 18, 2020Samantha Conti

Watches & Wonders


Watches & Wonders Geneva Cancels Physical Show Set for April 2021

The upscale watch trade show had already shifted to online channels for this year’s event.

clock November 17, 2020Mimosa Spencer

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