Canadian designer Olivia Rubens scooped up the ITS Responsible Fashion Award, the top prize.
Previously, Cassa Depositi e Prestiti, which is controlled by the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance, invested in Liu Jo.
The company’s executives also donated a percentage of their paid annual leaves collecting 500,000 euros.
OTB’s charity organization will donate 200,000 euros to fund projects launched by Italian nonprofits.
OTB Foundation vice president Arianna Alessi discussed with WWD why the organization is doing it its own way.
Christelle Kocher’s fall collection was the first since her Koché label joined forces with Renzo Rosso’s fashion group OTB, and it showed.
The program is extended to the entire OTB’s portfolio of brands including Diesel, Maison Margiela, Marni, Viktor & Rolf, Amiri and Brave Kid.
The brand will present its new licensed men’s wear collection, Mister Mister, to buyers in Paris from today.
The collection will bow for fall 2020 and include all product categories, including ready-to-wear, footwear, handbags and small leather goods, for women and men.