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French Girls Dream of Escape at Paris Fashion Week

Escapism is what French contemporary brands have in mind, but they are also eyeing concerns closer to home in…

SMCP Profits Return to Growth in First Half

The fashion group's sales in the Asia-Pacific region and U.S. exceeded or were back to their pre-pandemic…

SMCP Appoints Isabelle Guichot as CEO

Her appointment follows the resignation of Daniel Lalonde, who led the group for eight years.

SMCP Sales Fall 2.1% in Q1, Though Asia Remains Strong

The group behind French labels Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot said organic revenues in mainland China rose…

SMCP’s Contemporary French Style Is Resonating in China

Consumers in China can dress avatars of themselves in Sandro and Maje apparel.

Maje RTW Spring 2021

Eyelet embroidery was used for short, layered skirts, while the color palette included the season's…

SMCP Cuts Store Expansion Plans by Half, Sees 20% Sales Decline in Q1

The owner of Sandro, Maje, Claudie Pierlot and De Fursac also offered reassurances on its liquidity…

Maje RTW Fall 2020

Milgrom tackled her mandate of championing French girl style by ticking off a number of the season's trends.

SMCP Says Coronavirus Is Significantly Weighing on Results

The group postponed its April 2 Investor Day to Sept. 30.

Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot Go Fur-Free

Claudie Pierlot is the last of the four SMCP ready-to-wear brands to ban fur from its collections.

SMCP Sales Rise 10.8% in Q3 Driven by Store Expansion 

The Shandong Ruyi-controlled group has added 55 points of sale in Europe and the Middle East and 66 in Asia…

Maje RTW Spring 2020

Judith Milgrom updated the glamour from poolside photos by Slim Aarons in the Sixties with a colorful lineup.