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Fashion Houses Go D.I.Y.

Dolce & Gabbana solicited customer feedback via YouTube, and Giuseppi Zanotti has conceived a boot that…

Hal Waives Threshold on Safilo Debt

11th-hour modification should allow eyewear firm Safilo to avoid default.

Key to Luxe Boost: Turning to New Categories

Down but not out, the luxury market should look to new categories — along with female and older consumers…

Hal Extends Offer Period For Safilo Again

Offer won't be extended beyond Nov. 30.

Luxury Outlook Brightens

New categories forecast to help lift sector sales by 4-5 percent in 2010.

Saks Renegotiates $500M Credit Agreement

Saks Inc. credit facility now expires in November 2013.

Hal Extends Offer Period for Safilo

Debt-ridden eyewear maker given more time in tender offer.

Italy: Quick-Change Artists

Italian show organizers are taking nothing for granted.

Yoox Kicks Off IPO

Internet fashion retailer Yoox Group launched an initial public offering on Monday that could raise as much…

Benetton Earnings Leap 45 Percent

Benetton Group SpA forecast around a 2 to 3 percent decline in 2009 revenues and “satisfactory profitability&#8221…

Bulgari Moves Back into Black

Bulgari SpA returned to profit in the third quarter and said the gradual improvement in sales in the period…

Aeffe Reports Loss

Aeffe SpA said it hoped cost-cutting initiatives and a newly signed license agreement with French label…

Pitti Uomo to Get Facelift

Pitti Immagine Uomo will change its layout, and has hired Spanish architect Patricia Urquiola to design “a…

Safilo Tender Offer in Doubt

Eyewear firm Safilo loss widens to $71.6 million in third quarter.

Tod’s Sales Gain 1.8% in Nine Months

The Italian luxury shoe and leather group Tod's reiterated its bullish outlook for the year, forecasting…