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SMCP Q4 Sales Down 20.5% as Conditions Remain Difficult

SMCP said sales fell 20.5 percent in the fourth quarter, as the coronavirus crisis continued to weigh.

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Human Resources

De Fursac Names Gauthier Borsarello Creative Director

Borsarello replaces Alix Le Naour, who held the position for a decade.

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Human Resources

EXCLUSIVE: SMCP Names Patricia Huyghues Despointes CFO

The former Givenchy CFO worked for LVMH for 15 years.

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The Maje flagship at Rockefeller Center.


SMCP Sales Down 9.5%, Group Sets Financial, Ecological Goals

The group plans to focus on organic growth and is doubling marketing investments next year.

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De Fursac store in London

Business Features

De Fursac Kicks Off Expansion Drive With Focus on London

The tailoring specialist, SMCP Group’s latest acquisition has plans to gradually expand outside of its home market of France.

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The exterior of the Maje Boutique at Rockefeller Center.


SMCP Reports H1 Loss of 88.5 Million Euros, Plans Investor Day

The fashion company will detail efforts to mitigate the crisis at an investor day on Oct. 27.

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SMCP chief executive officer Daniel Lalonde.


CEO Talks: SMCP’s Daniel Lalonde Draws Up New Plans for Business

“We’re not looking to replicate what we had before,” said the executive.

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SMCP Q1 Sales Decline 16.7% as Store Closures Weigh

The pandemic will have a strong impact on the second quarter, but early signs of recovery in China are encouraging, said ceo Daniel Lalonde.

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The exterior of the Maje Boutique at Rockefeller Center.


SMCP Labels Donate Masks, Executives Lower Salaries

Executive committee members are forgoing 30 percent of their fixed salaries.

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A rendering of Sandro's new U.S. flagship in SoHo.


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 position.

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Inside a Sandro pop-up store.


SMCP Says Coronavirus Is Significantly Weighing on Results

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

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SMCP Sales Rise 14.8% in Q4, Spurred by Store Expansion, De Fursac

SMCP opened 27 stores over the quarter.

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De Fursac creative director Alix Le Naour and ceo Elina Kousour

Mens Retail Business

De Fursac Opens First Store Abroad With Selfridges Pop-up in London

The French men’s wear label was purchased by SMCP Group in September.

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SMCP Lowers Annual Margin Target on Hong Kong Disruptions

The company also said its smallest label Claudie Pierlot lagged Sandro and Maje.

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Fashion Scoops

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.

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