Unilever PLC on Wednesday effectively abandoned its plans to buy GlaxoSmithKline's consumer healthcare business, saying on Wednesday that it would not raise a 50 billion pound offer that GSK previously rejected.
There was mixed news from In The Style on Wednesday. Although the womens fashion e-tailer said it had performed strongly in the ‘golden quarter’, it also revealed its CFO/COO Paul Masters is leaving due to ill health.
The world's premier menswear show ended on Thursday evening with a positive outcome, welcoming 4,900 buyers in total, more than double the attendance of the June session, and auguring well for the rest of the season.
The Première Vision New York show will be held again at Center415 on Fifth Avenue on January 18-19. It isn’t yet a return to normalcy, though foreign buyers will be able to attend following the US borders’ reopening.
They may be letting unvaccinated tennis players into Australia, but here at Pitti Uomo 101 in Florence, Covid passes are obligatory, each entrant is temperature checked, and everyone wears a PPF8 masks.
The Florentine show is the first event to take place in physical format at the start of 2022. Despite being hit by the renewed Covid-19 surge, it will showcase more than 500 exhibitors from January 11 to 13.