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Dior opens its Dioriviera pop-up boutique and spa at Beverly Hills Hotel
On May 26, the French luxury brand took over the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles and opened its Dioriviera pop-up boutique and a poolside Spa. The event will run until September.
New data shows end of UK VAT-free shopping again boosts Europe
The UK government has been asking for evidence that the end of the VAT-three shopping perk for tourists is hurting British retail and payment software specialist Planet came up with some of that again on Friday.
Valentino opens new Paris home on Avenue Montaigne
Valentino has unveiled its new store in Paris, having “reinvented itself” on Avenue Montaigne. The change of address gives it more space for its offer of both women’s and men’s RTW and accessories over three floors.
66°North launches festival exclusive capsule with Selfridges, Mia Regan shoots campaign
To mark the beginning of festival season, Icelandic outerwear brand 66°North has collaborated with high-end department store Selfridges on a exclusive unisex capsule collection.
Chanel's McCauley to join Burberry as chief people officer
Burberry has appointed Alexandra McCauley as its Chief People Officer, effective 15 November. She joins from luxury fashion brand Chanel, will be responsible for all aspects of Burberry’s People strategy globally.
Ambush pops up at Terminal 27
The Japanese brand founded by designer Yoon Ahn in 2002, and acquired in 2020 by Italian group New Guards, which also owns Opening Ceremony and Off-White, has opened at Terminal 27 for a month-long pop-up.
Ralph Lauren results top estimates as shoppers snap up Polos, pricey sweaters
Ralph Lauren Corp beat profit estimates and reported a rise in fourth-quarter revenue on Thursday as its new seasonal collections resonated with shoppers at a time when luxury spending has cooled in the United States.
Daniel Wellington unveils handbag line amid major strategic shift
Amid the splendor of the Ritz in Paris, Daniel Wellington unveiled its debut handbag line, the latest new development amid a major strategic shift for the Swedish watchmaker.
Happy Armani buoyant in 2022, says China bounces back in Q1 2023
Armani Group’s 2022 results have shown ongoing progress at one of the world’s best-known luxury names as net revenues jumped 16.5% to €2.35 billion and profit rose even faster.
Louis Vuitton braves rain on its Italian island paradise
Louis Vuitton valiantly battled pounding rain on an Italian island paradise while presenting its cruise collection Wednesday night, the weather sending celebrity guests underneath umbrellas and dampening a hairdo or two.
LA fashion brand Co opens 'Co on Western' in Melrose Hill, the new hotspot for arts
The Los Angeles and Paris-based Co brand, founded 12 years ago by Stephanie Danan and Justin Kern, just opened a new space in the Melrose Hill neighborhood, on a new block dedicated to arts.
Ferragamo launches Pre-Fall 2023 collection
The collection launches with a campaign, captured by Tyler Mitchell, marking a first for the brand under the creative direction of Maximilian Davis.
Bottega Veneta launches 'The Square' in São Paulo
Bottega Veneta launched on Wednesday a unique artistic program at Lina Bo Bardi’s Casa de Vidro (Glass House) in São Paulo, celebrating Brazilian culture.
Guess swings to loss on lagging Americas retail, wholesale revenues
Guess Inc. announced on Wednesday revenues for the first quarter decline 4% to $569.8 million, on the back of plunging U.S. retail and wholesale sales, partially offset by a surge in retail sales in Asia.
Balmain and Olivier Rousteing celebrate the Pre-Fall 2023 collection with New York-style fete
The French creative director welcomed VIP clients, fashion influencers, and press to view his collection that bows this month.
Barbour gets new UK MD as US chief Wilkinson adds to his role
Barbour has a new MD for its core UK and Ireland market with the upscale British label promoting Paul Wilkinson from within its ranks.