Force 10 Winch from Fred


Fred Expands Force 10 Line With Masculine Winch Pieces

Under the direction of CEO Charles Leung, the label seeks to broaden its appeal with younger consumers.

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Clot collaborated with Fred


Fred Collaborates With Edison Chen of Clot for Streetwear Clothing

The French jeweler and Hong Kong streetwear label are selling hoodies, caps and T-shirts imprinted with an image of the Force 10 bracelet.

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Human Resources

LVMH Names Charles Leung CEO of Fred

The Hong Kong-born executive joins from Chaumet, where he managed international operations.

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Valérie Samuel artistic director and vice president of Fred

Human Resources

Valérie Samuel Named Artistic Director, Vice President of Fred

The granddaughter of founder Fred Samuel will pursue the jeweler’s push into Asia.

clock December 5, 2017Mimosa Spencer

French President Emmanuel Macron, right, shakes hands with LVMH Group CEO Bernard Arnault as he visits the Vivatech, a gadgets show in Paris, France, Thursday, June 15, 2017. French President Emmanuel Macron is shaking hands with robots and encouraging entrepreneurs as he unveils his strategy to transform the country from a land resting on the laurels of its past into a "startup nation." (Martin Bureau/Pool Photo via AP)


Bernard Arnault Touts Start-up Mentality

The luxury titan spoke to WWD about the need to be nimble, helping innovators and why computers will never replace stores.

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L'Atelier Fred


Fred Launches Digital Customization Concept

L’Atelier Fred allows customers to customize their own Force 10 bracelet.

clock January 31, 2017Katya Foreman

Fred's 8°0 bracelet


Fred Launches ‘Lucky’ Bracelet to Mark 80th Anniversary

The 8°0 bracelet features a gold buckle inspired by a nautical knot reminiscent of the number eight and the sign for infinity.

clock June 28, 2016Joelle Diderich

Virginie Courtin-Clarins and Rachel Marouani


Fred Celebrates Opening of Paris Flagship

Marie-Ange Casta and Virginie Courtin-Clarins attended the party held during Paris Couture Week.

clock July 9, 2015Joelle Diderich


Fred Opens Store in Paris

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