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Versace RTW Spring 2019

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SMCP

Sandro's pop-up store will occupy 79 Greene Street in SoHo for 12 months.

Financial

SMCP H1 Operating Income Rises 14.8%, Confirms Full-Year Targets

The French-listed company, which is controlled by Chinese textile conglomerate Shandong Ruyi Group, cited e-commerce as a reason for margin expansion.

clock September 4, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Details of the Sandro store

Fashion Features

Sandro Plans for Larger, Coed Stores as Men’s Turns 10

Designer Ilan Chetrite discusses the Paris-based label’s global ambitions in the affordable luxury space.

clock August 21, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Sandro Men's Spring 2019

Financial

SMCP Q2 Sales Up 12.9% as Company Continues to Open Stores

“We believe in brick-and-mortar even in America,” said ceo Daniel Lalonde.

clock July 31, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Backstage at Acne Studios RTW Spring 2019

Financial

More Trouble Ahead? Sale of Acne Studios Hasn’t Been Going So Smoothly

Multiple sources say Acne’s business has softened in the last six months, which has sent some private equity players running for the hills.

clock July 6, 2018Samantha Conti

Maje store in China

Fashion Scoops

SMCP Opens 100th Store in Mainland China

The group has been in China for fewer than five years.

clock May 23, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Maje RTW Spring 2018

Financial

SMCP Q1 Sales Rise 11.9% On Brisk Overseas Growth

The company noted some shifts in Chinese consumption from Europe to Asia.

clock April 26, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Sandro Men's Fall 2018

Financial

SMCP Core Profits, Guidance Trump Analysts’ Forecasts

The parent company of Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot expects profit margins to grow further in 2018.

clock March 21, 2018Jennifer Weil

Sandro Men's Fall 2018

Financial

SMCP Reports Sales Up 14.1% in Q4, Confirms FY Guidance

The parent company of Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot noted a strong holiday season followed by a “satisfactory” January.

clock January 30, 2018Mimosa Spencer

A Sandro store on Hong Kong's Fashion Walk.

Financial

SMCP Confirms FY Guidance After Sales Rise 17.7% in Q3

The parent company of Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot maintained its positive outlook despite a slowdown in growth in Europe in October.

clock November 29, 2017Mimosa Spencer

SMCP shares began trading on Oct. 20

Financial

SMCP Shares Close at 21 Euros on First Day of Trade

The owner of French contemporary fashion brands plans to use funds from the listing to pay off debt and fuel international expansion.

clock October 20, 2017Mimosa Spencer

The interior of a Maje store on Hong Kong's Fashion Walk.

Financial

SMCP Prices IPO at 22 Euros Per Share

Shares of the contemporary French fashion company will trade on Oct. 20.

clock October 19, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Maje Hong Kong

Financial

SMCP Sets Initial IPO Price Range Between €20 and €25 Per Share

Trading of shares in the contemporary French fashion company is slated for Oct. 24.

clock October 9, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Maje Hong Kong

Financial

SMCP Bets on Fast Growth for Paris Labels With IPO Plans

A sign of confidence in its own business, the company’s filing also raised questions about the staying power of accessible fashion brands over the longer term.

clock September 18, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Sylvie Colin

Human Resources

EXCLUSIVE: LVMH Names Sylvie Colin CEO of Kenzo

The former ceo of French contemporary brand Maje, she succeeds Eric Marechalle, who has left for Marc Jacobs.

clock September 8, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Isabelle Guichot

Human Resources

Maje Names Isabelle Guichot CEO

The luxury executive’s appointment signals further international expansion for the French brand.

clock September 5, 2017Mimosa Spencer

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