Human Resources

Marianne Romestain to Head New Galeries Lafayette Buying Division

The former Lancel ceo is charged with developing the omnichannel offer, strengthening brand partnerships and boosting its private labels.

clock November 19, 2018Joelle Diderich

Stella McCartney

Business Features

What to Watch: A Declaration of Independence

Independent brands are starting a new chapter as the big groups streamline their portfolios.

clock August 28, 2018Samantha Conti



In a Flurry of Deals, Richemont Completes Sale of Lancel to Piquadro

The sale comes on the heels of Richemont’s acquisition of, which was announced on Friday.

clock June 4, 2018Luisa Zargani and Samantha Conti

Baume's Making Time Campaign


The Leather Age Dawns: Luxury Giants Fight for Share of Soft Accessories Market

The big groups are buying factories, courting artisans and pumping up their accessories offers.

clock May 21, 2018Samantha Conti



Piquadro Preliminary 2017 Revenues Up 28.6%

There was no update by the Italian accessories and luggage company on the acquisition of Lancel from Compagnie Financière Richemont.

clock April 26, 2018Luisa Zargani

Backstage at Acne Studios RTW Spring 2018

Business Features

EXCLUSIVE: Acne Studios Gears Up for a Sale, Adding Fuel to M&A Fire

The market may be awash in liquidity, but not all companies will swim in the riches.

clock March 14, 2018Samantha Conti



Italy’s Piquadro Confirms Exclusive Talks With Richemont to Buy Lancel

Piquadro confirmed the talks in a statement issued to the Milan stock exchange.

clock March 13, 2018Samantha Conti

Sarah Lavoine at the launch of her collection for Lancel

Fashion Scoops

Lancel Creates Capsule With Sarah Lavoine

The interior designer has created a range of leather goods in her signature colors for the historic French brand.

clock March 6, 2018Alex Wynne

Tara Jarmon Flagship Paris' Champs-Élysées Annabelle Belmondo

Fashion Scoops

Tara Jarmon Inaugurates Revamped Champs-Élysées Flagship

Annabelle Belmondo, Karin Viard and Doria Tillier attended a tropical housewarming party for the store on Thursday night.

clock March 17, 2017Katya Foreman

Cover Lancel

Fashion Scoops

Lancel Celebrates Its 140th Birthday With a Paris Bash

The French leather goods-maker is also releasing an anniversary book that delves into the house’s past, present and future.

clock October 21, 2016Jennifer Weil

A diamond flower necklace with three detachable brooches by Van Cleef & Arpels


Watch Sales, Tourism Changes Weigh on Richemont

Luxury giant starts new fiscal year with double-digit declines in sales.

clock May 23, 2016Samantha Conti

Hemingway wearing Le Huit in Lancel's spring16 campaign


Lancel Taps Langley Fox Hemingway and Noah Mills for Spring

The French leather goods maker is also celebrating its 140th anniversary with a road movie, an exhibition and a new book.

clock April 28, 2016Paulina Szmydke

Vivien Solari in Lancel’s new fall campaign, featuring Bianca


Lancel Changes Faces for Fall

The French leather goods brand has teamed with photographer David Sims, models Vivien Solari and Andrew Cooper.

clock July 29, 2015Paulina Szmydke


Lancel Names Communications Director

Christophe Mayer joins the leather goods maker from Publicis.

clock June 16, 2015Laure Guilbault


Lancel Celebrates Pop Range

clock April 24, 2015Anne-Aymone Gheerbrant



Today's Must Read



Moncler's Chairman Remo Ruffini Hopes 2021 Is Year of Rebirth

clock 9hLuisa Zargani

Social Studies

WWD logo Global Stock Index

Business Page right arrow