Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.
The market-beating performance helped propel Kering’s revenues up 10 percent in the third quarter to 3.18 billion euros, or $3.54 billion.
A handful of starlets turned out to see the jeweler’s recently re-acquired gems.
According to Sistema Moda Italia, in 2012 the Italian men’s fashion business generated 8.6 billion euros, or $11.4 billion at current exchange, in revenues.
The “Call Me Maybe” singer is the first celebrity spokesperson for any products under the Burt’s Bees umbrella.
She wears looks from the spring ready-to-wear collection by Raf Simons, showing off her long neck, her face occasionally veiled in netting.