In lieu of a spring collection, Mark Weston screened “Dunhill Public Information Film,” showing dapper Eighties gents with their wide neckties and lapels striding into the brand’s Jermyn Street flagship.
Dunhill, Church’s were among the other winners at the gala Monday night at The Dorchester hotel in London.
Sales in the three months to June 30 rose to 3.74 billion euros, although organic growth at constant exchange rates missed analysts’ targets.
In fiscal 2018-19 Cartier’s parent Richemont reported a 27 percent uptick in sales and a 128 percent rise in profit, due chiefly to a one-off accounting gain.
The new store at Hudson Yards will replace Dunhill’s only U.S. retail unit at Madison Avenue and 53rd Street.
Dunhill CEO Andrew Maag talks the brand’s global “trans-creation” digital strategy as the “foggy blue” Chiltern drawstring backpack is launched in China to coincide with the male-focused romantic festival.