Casablanca, the upbeat party-hearty French brand enjoying explosive growth, debuted its first womenswear collection this weekend with a Casino Royale-style after-party video shot on the Champs-Élysées.
Few people play as pivotal a role in Italian fashion as Raffaello Napoleone, the chief executive officer of Pitti Imagine, whose twice-a-year menswear salon is, to many people, the top-ranked fashion salon anywhere.
In an exclusive interview, Agostino Poletto, general manager of trade show Pitti Immagine, gives FashionNetwork.com an initial assessment of Pitti Connect. The site, launched in July, hosts three virtual exhibitions.
The billionaire founder of Japanese online fashion store Zozo, Yusaku Maezawa, acquired large stakes in two Japanese apparel companies including multi-brand retailer United Arrows, regulatory filings showed on Thursday.
Japanese online fashion retailer Zozo said it expects its profit to recover in the current fiscal year, after its first-ever annual drop in earnings on a failed experiment with bespoke tailoring and clashes with brands.