Onward Holdings

The cover of Threading the Needle by Richard Press.

Fashion Scoops

Richard Press Pens Book on the History and Relevancy of Ivy League Style

“Threading the Needle” recounts stories about J. Press and the 119-year-old business’ famous customers.

clock March 2, 2021Jean E. Palmieri

Maria Luca spring 2021 collection


OLG, Carlotta De Luca Launch Brand

Carlotta De Luca, who in 2011 launched Charline De Luca, is making a comeback with Maria Luca, produced and distributed by OLG.

clock October 1, 2020Alessandra Turra

Fabio Ducci

Fashion Features

OLG Adds Elie Saab to Its Licensing Portfolio

The luxury group is also going to launch its first e-commerce project.

clock July 23, 2020Alessandra Turra

Spring 2020 F_WD sandals.

Fashion Scoops

F_WD brand opens pop-up during Milan Fashion Week

Designer Raphael Young in partnership with Onward Luxury Group presented the sustainable streetwear brand in Milan.

clock September 20, 2019Julieta Sabino

Jean Paul Gaultier

Fashion Scoops

Onward Kashiyama to Reissue Eighties Gaultier Amid Exhibition

The showcase includes displays of couture, photography and a café serving sweets.

clock September 4, 2019Miles Socha

A Kashiyama fitting studio.

Mens Retail Business

Kashiyama Rolling Out Made-to-Measure Concept in U.S.

The company is expecting to have 100 stores in operation by 2021.

clock February 15, 2019Jean E. Palmieri

Samuele Failli


Onward Luxury Group, Samuele Failli Sign Licensing Agreement

The former head of footwear at Azzedine Alaia, Samuele Failli debuted his namesake shoe label in 2017.

clock October 17, 2018Alessandra Turra

Axel Keller

Human Resources

EXCLUSIVE: Jil Sander Taps Axel Keller as New CEO

Former chief executive officer Alessandra Bettari has been named vice president of parent company, Onward Luxury Group.

clock October 8, 2018Alessandra Turra

Backstage at Jil Sander RTW Fall 2018

Human Resources

Takehiro Shiraishi Succeeds Franco Penè at Onward Luxury Group

Penè is retiring after several decades helming manufacturing and distribution for brands including Paul Smith, Marc Jacobs and Michael Kors.

clock April 30, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Lamyland Selfridges


London Fashion Week Men’s Fall 2018: The Scene

WWD rounds the new restaurants, stores and exhibitions to visit during the men’s wear shows in London.

clock January 5, 2018WWD Staff

OAMC Men's Spring 2018

Mens Designer Luxury

Onward Luxury Group To Produce OAMC Collections

The collaboration between the manufacturer and the men’s fashion label will start with the fall 2018 lineup.

clock November 23, 2017Alessandra Turra

J. Press’s new store is located at the Yale Club.

Mens Retail Business

J. Press Returns to Midtown Manhattan

The store is located on 44th Street on the ground floor of the Yale Club.

clock October 31, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

Susan Rockefeller

Fashion Scoops

Susan Rockefeller Named to Ohana & Co. Board of Advisors

The award-winning documentary filmmaker and environmentalist has “protect what is precious” as her motto.

clock October 10, 2017Jennifer Weil

Charlotte Olympia RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Scoops

Onward Kashiyama, Charlotte Olympia Eyeing Strategic Partnership

Sources say Charlotte Olympia’s production has been transferred to an Onward factory in Italy.

clock May 30, 2017Samantha Conti

Backstage at Jil Sander RTW Fall 2017


Onward Holdings’ Net Profit Grows 10.9%

The company is making organizational changes to focus on high-profitability projects, such as e-commerce.

clock April 7, 2017Kelly Wetherille

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