The Italian group posted strong performances in Italy (+31.3%) and the rest of Europe (+21.1%),offsetting a 29.1% loss in the rest of the world segment. E-tail revenue was up 19.7%, said the leathergoods firm.
Swiss group Richemont, owner of the Cartier, Piaget and Chloé brands, among others, and the third largest luxury group in the world, has reworked the management of its watch brands Jaeger-LeCoultre and Baume & Mercier.
Barneys New York has announced it is launching its first ever podcast with an eight-episode season that features style, fashion, and culture-focused discussions with designers including Rick Owens and Jonathan Adler.
As part of the Hyères Festival, the company held a conference about the concept store it plans to open on the Champs-Elysées in 2019, with project chiefs, Nadia Dhouib and Clara Cornet, dubbing it a "glocal store".
Director and founder of the Hyères Festival of Fashion and Photography Jean-Pierre Blanc spoke to FashionNetwork.com about the event's 33rd edition and announced a new space dedicated to research and archives.