Converse is supporting young creative and journalist Jordan Anderson’s MQBMBQ digital project in shedding a light on the Italian Black queer community.
Converse has signed a long-term deal with Marchon for the design, development and distribution of both optical and sunglass styles.
Bastien Renard worked for 19 years at Nike and Converse in Europe and in the U.S.
The German sneaker retailer will celebrate the opening with product giveaways led by DJ Khaled.
Called Converse Shapes, the collection was designed for different body shapes rather than genders.
“We’re going to announce it at some point in an interesting way,” the actress said of the project, expected to be released in 2020.