At Paris Fashion Week all three houses offered exhilarating collections that were a heady exploration of creative unsettling.
Rihanna's second collection for Puma merged the worlds of 18th-century French fashion and current gender-fluid street style.
Advertising technology firm Pixability found brand-generated digital content is falling behind the content produced by individual creators.
Companies approaching the market with out-of-date digital technology risk falling out of step with consumers, particularly the younger ones.
Ethical sourcing, Made in America and the search for low-cost production alternatives to China remain the top priorities for fashion companies.
Along with a handful of high-profile private equity partners, the publishing veteran has founded a company that will produce televised event shows.
The new collaboration will grow to 35 pieces from 22 and will include a growing range of accessories and casual footwear for women and men.