Rimowa has appointed Hugues Bonnet-Masimbert as its new CEO, effective immediately. He succeeds Alexandre Arnault, who has become executive VP for product and communications at American jeweler Tiffany & Co.
The Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode (FHCM), French fashion’s governing body, has unveiled the menswear show calendar for January, and in a major coup it again includes Milan-based Jil Sander.
The group has launched its new environmental programme, ‘Life 360’, featuring a new vision of luxury that combines creativity and respect for nature, during a week-long agenda of climate talks for its employees.
There’s been much about the marriage of fashion and fine art at the Paris Fashion Week Menswear, the first purely online season in the history of menswear. Fashion's distance from fine art has rarely looked shorter.
It may only be digital but the upcoming debut Paris Fashion Week Online - Menswear looks to be very busy, with 68 events crammed into this month’s five-day season, and over a half dozen debutant brands.
LVMH-owned Rimowa is launching a sunglasses line produced and distributed by Thélios, the joint venture between the luxury giant and eyewear manufacturer Marcolin, which is soon set to unveil Dior’s new eyewear line.
Fashion labels are coming up with new strategies to deal with a menswear season that has been hugely compromised by the Covid-19 pandemic, forcing the cancellation of the June trade shows and fashion weeks.
Faced with the increased containment measures implemented against the coronavirus, Gucci has announced the closure of its factories for eight days. LVMH is keeping its sites open, albeit with specific restrictions.