Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.
The U.S. will get a slight jump on distribution, which means Chrome United will be on counters later this month before a global rollout begins in September.
The 29-year-old Brit’s current projects include the new cosmetics deal, an upcoming book and a contributing editorship at British Vogue.
Amore Pacific hope to revive the brand’s fortunes in America with the new scent, which hits Neiman Marcus this week.
In connection with the transaction, ABG has sold the operating component of Spyder for an undisclosed amount to Li & Fung Ltd.’s U.S. arm, LF USA.
The luxe division of L’Oréal USA has teamed with the online makeup expert to launch a complete line designed to live in cyberspace.
The designer is planning to show the prestige market some lip this fall, with a new technological slant.
Circulation figures for the first half at Condé Nast U.K. and Hearst Magazines U.K. have been given a boost by the strong performance of digital editions.
The shopping-experience company is launching an e-commerce element for Allure’s mobile app.