Lucie Janik

Italian fairs are showing gains in exhibitors and buyers — a sign that business is recovering.

Markets

Italian Fairs Add Visitors and Exhibitors

Italian fairs are showing gains in exhibitors and buyers — a sign that business is recovering.

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Fashion Scoops

Victoria’s Secret Extends Italian Retail Network

The American lingerie retailer now counts seven stores in Italy and is opening another location on Friday in Rome.

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Cristina Scocchia

Marketing and Promotion

L’Oréal Italia Supports Academy for Disabled Students

The academy of performing arts offers programs for both disabled and able-bodied students to overcome cultural barriers.

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Daniela Sacerdote

Beauty Features

Italian Manufacturers and Retailers Navigate Shifting Beauty Scene

Italian industry looks overseas and to Millennials to spur growth as home perfumeries close and Russian traffic thins.

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Anastasia Soare

Beauty Features

Italy Bounces Back in Beauty

Cosmetics and fragrance sales for 2015 gained 6.6 percent to $11.13 billion, with exports leaping 14.3 percent; the view from Cosmoprof was positive.

clock April 20, 2016Jennifer Weil and Lucie Janik

The Extraordinary-Gallery at Cosmoprof.

Beauty Features

Innovation Abounds at Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna

Most manufacturers present at the trade show were looking to bolster their international distribution.

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Beauty Features

Cosnova Previews New Brand

The label is to target “confident women.”

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Versace Home

Designer and Luxury

Italy’s Fashion Brands Polish Their Offer at Milan’s Furniture Fair

Versace takes furniture line in-house, where it’s overseen by Donatella Versace.

clock April 18, 2016Samantha Conti and Luisa Zargani and Alessandra Turra

Fausto Puglisi's First Store

Designer and Luxury

Fausto Puglisi Opens First Store

The Sicilian designer’s first women’s wear boutique opened in Milan today.

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Tommy Hilfiger's Pop-Up Island

Fashion Scoops

Tommy Hilfiger Builds Pop-up Island In Milan

Meant as a rest area in the city’s Tortona fashion and design district, the pop-up is open to the public until Apr. 17

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Retail

Primark Lands in Italy

The Irish fast-fashion retailer will open its first store on Thursday outside Milan.

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Fragrance

Milan Perfumery Shows Gain Momentum

Visitors could catch a whiff of international niche fragrance brands at annual trade show Esxence and Intertrade Group’s Unscent.

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Fragrance

Accademia del Profumo Honors 2015 Award Winners

Chanel Chance Eau Vive and Dior Sauvage were named best perfumes of the year.

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Milan’s Duomo.

Fashion Scoops

Designers donate items for Milan’s Duomo

The donated items will be auctioned off on Apr. 19 to help restore the historic cathedral.

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MSGM's new Tokyo store

Fashion Scoops

MSGM Opens First Japan Store

The new retail space is the fifth monobrand store for the Italian label.

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