At Prada’s Spring/Summer 2018 show in Milan last week in a warehouse papered with giant pop-art comic strips, one name in the coveted front row stood out: Tao Liang, otherwise known as Chinese blogger ‘Mr Bags’.
Chinese search engine giant Baidu Inc has hired the finance chief of Weibo Corp as its chief financial officer, marking a leadership change for the firm as its hones its focus onto artificial intelligence.
The French fashion house has joined forces with the WE Charity to support its educational initiative via a new social media campaign coined the Dior Love Chain, recruiting a bevy of stars to spread the message.
Hugo Boss said on Thursday that improving its online business will be a top priority this year as the struggling German fashion house hopes to avoid another decline in sales and cement a recovery in China.
Chinese police have seized a huge haul of counterfeit cosmetics, including ones labelled as Chanel, Christian Dior, Lancome and Estée Lauder, with a combined street value of around 827 million yuan (£96.2 million).
Catapulting them from front row seats to the runway itself, the Italian fashion house invited 49 young international social media stars to model in its catwalk held on Saturday during Milan Fashion Week.