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Céline Bonnaire is executive director of the Kering Foundation

Fashion Scoops

Kering Foundation Awards Reflect #MeToo Moment

Among the winners of the prizes, to be handed out on Tuesday, is an NGO that helps men confront the notion of “toxic masculinity.”

clock June 19, 2018Mimosa Spencer

The appointment of Daniel Lee at Bottega Veneta marks the continued trend to tap behind-the-scenes studio talents to take over at major fashion houses.

Fashion Features

Bottega Veneta Hire Heralds Rise of New-Gen Designers

Daniel Lee becomes the latest behind-the-scenes talent to take the reins at a top luxury house.

clock June 18, 2018Joelle Diderich

Daniel Lee

Designer and Luxury

Bottega Veneta Names Daniel Lee As Creative Director

A graduate of Central Saint Martins, the British designer was most recently director of ready-to-wear at Céline.

clock June 15, 2018Joelle Diderich

Stella McCartney's 23 Old Bond Street store in London.

Retail

Stella’s Stone Age: McCartney Brings the Outdoors In on Bond Street

McCartney has turned luxury retail on its head with meditation, purified air and biodegradable mannequins.

clock June 12, 2018Samantha Conti

Backstage at Gucci Cruise 2019

Financial

Gucci Sets New Target of 10 Billion Euros in Sales

Parent company Kering published the objective, without specifying a timeframe, to coincide with its investor day in Florence.

clock June 7, 2018Joelle Diderich

Glennda Testone speaking at the event.

Lifestyle

Fashion Community Rallies Support for The Center

The annual Fashion Centered dinner continues to build corporate support for the LGBT community resource.

clock June 4, 2018Kristen Tauer

Stella McCartney speaks to Graydon Carter at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit in 2018

Business Features

New Technologies Hold the Key to More Sustainable Fashion Practices

Copenhagen summit participants talked about the importance of technological advances to a circular economy, and to cutting landfill waste.

clock May 16, 2018Fiona Ma

Emilia Clarke

People

Cannes 2018: Emilia Clarke Talks ‘Star Wars’ and Keeping the #MeToo Momentum Alive

Hours before hitting the red carpet, Clarke delivered a candid talk as part of Kering’s ongoing “Women in Motion” conversation series.

clock May 15, 2018Natalie Theodosi

The Innovations for Supply Chain Efficiency panel, left to right: Pamela Batty, Burberry; Susanna Wilson, HSBC; Ebru Ozkucuk Guler, ISKO; Géraldine Vallejo, Kering; Nicolaj Reffstrup, Ganni and moderator Linda E. Greer, senior scientist at Natural Resources Defense Council

Business Features

Talk Is Cheap and Companies Need to Work Smarter to Become Sustainable

COPENHAGEN — Sustainability needs a jolt of energy and more action than words, according to speakers at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit, which began Tuesday at the city’s Concert Hall. The theme for the sixth edition of the summit is “From Words to Action.” Speakers and panelists from companies including Burberry, Kering, Ganni and Aquafil discussed issues […]

clock May 15, 2018Fiona Ma

CANNES, FRANCE - MAY 13:  Francois-Henry Pinault, Patty Jenkins and Carla Simon pose with the Women in Motion Award at Place de la Castre on May 13, 2018 in Cannes, France.  (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Parties

Cannes 2018: Kristen Stewart, Salma Hayek, Patty Jenkins on Gender Disparity at Cannes

“I’ve been wanting to make films of my own since I was nine years old and I’ve never felt discouraged by my gender,” said Kristen Stewart at the Cannes Kering dinner, where Patty Jenkins won the Women in Motion Award.

clock May 14, 2018Katya Foreman

Fashion Scoops

Cannes 2018: ‘Women in Motion’ Young Talent Award Goes to Carla Simón

Kering chief François-Henri Pinault will present the prize at a dinner on May 13 cohosted by the Cannes Film Festival.

clock May 11, 2018Katya Foreman

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Fashion Scoops

2018 Cannes Film Festival: ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Patty Jenkins Wins 2018 Women in Motion Award

Past winners of the Cannes prize include Jane Fonda and Isabelle Huppert.

clock May 4, 2018Katya Foreman

Ulysse Nardin ad campaign

Watches

Sharks Rule Ulysse Nardin Campaign

The first publicity drive from new ceo Patrick Pruniaux pushes the high-end watchmaker’s nautical roots into cityscapes.

clock May 2, 2018Mimosa Spencer

The new Kering headquarters is one of few historic buildings to obtain international green building standards.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Kering Shareholders Vote to OK Puma Split

The move cements the group’s luxury focus.

clock April 26, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Gucci RTW Fall 2018

Financial

Kering Leads the Luxury Pack as Gucci Drives Growth

Despite a strong comparison base, organic sales at Gucci vaulted up 48.7 percent in the first quarter.

clock April 24, 2018Joelle Diderich

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Ralph Lauren’s $22.6 Million Pay Day

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