Luxury puffer jacket maker Moncler committed on Thursday to making production sites carbon-neutral by 2021 and said it would start using certified recycled down, in a process requiring 70% less water than before.
With the coronavirus having sent most of the world's luxury spending into a tailspin and China the only major economy expected to show growth this year, brands now depend more than ever on Chinese consumers for sales.
Eyewear giant Marcolin has named Alessandro Beccarini as its Style & Product Development Director with responsibility for the management and development of all the group’s eyewear collections worldwide.
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Italian fashion group Moncler reported a first-half operating loss for the first time in its history on Monday as a drop in sales caused by the coronavirus crisis lockdowns accelerated sharply in the second quarter.
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Intesa Sanpaolo has provided Moncler with a financing credit line for a maximum of 400 million euros linked to its sustainability objectives. The quilted jacket brand has also renewed its eyewear license with Marcolin.
As previously announced, Kering's Gucci has executed an increasingly popular strategy among luxury fashion houses and reduced the number of its retail partners, notably cutting its wholesale network by 70% in Italy.