From the September 2019 edition, the Milan Fashion Week show calendar will be more balanced, to make each day a special occasion. In February 2020, Gucci will open the week and Armani will stage the closing show.
Italy’s luxury shoemaker Salvatore Ferragamo saw a return to growth in the first quarter of 2019, after revenues and net profit increased on the back of retail and wholesale revenues, and surging sales growth in China.
Digital transformation, changing consumer behaviour and fierce competition for the best retail locations are driving up costs in the luxury industry according to a study published by the American analytics firm.
Fashion is rocking Milan for the Furniture Fair, with Dior’s gala at Antonia, Armani's for the Tadao Ando exhibition, and countless parties, cocktail evenings and installations, like those by Tod’s and Vogue Italia.