With festival season a key focal point of the fashion calendar these days, Yoox and Opening Ceremony have teamed up on an eight-piece collection that they said is “celebrating festival spirit and individual style.”
Kering, owner of brands including Gucci, will tighten its grip on its e-commerce operations, focusing on its own branded sites to sell its luxury products or ventures where it can control its image and client data.
American brand Nicholas K, Argentina’s Nous Étudions and Moroccan label Marrakshi Life are completing the lineup for the 24th edition of Spanish fashion event 080 Barcelona Fashion, which is taking place on 25-28 June.
Yoox Net-A-Porter is inviting young women aged 16-25 to send in their ideas for an innovative fashion app. The winner will receive a mentorship from YNAP executives and £1,000 to spend on Net-A-Porter.
The Outnet is one of fashion’s most successful e-tailers, and a key division within Yoox Net-A-Porter (YNAP), the fashion industry’s online store leader. We met its MD, Emma Mortimer, to hear her latest plans.
The YNAP buy lit a rocket under Richemont sales last year, but it dented profitability. Yet the group remains strong with jewellery and watches buoyant while Chloé and Dunhill have seen good reactions to new products.
French fashion group Kering, whose brands include Gucci and Saint Laurent, said it had set out internal guidelines for dealing with the welfare of animals, as fashion companies look to tighten their ethical standards.
Turkey is looking to compete internationally beyond its strong textile industry. The country has its own fashion week, premium labels and commercial potential in the West, as designer Mehtap Elaidi demonstrates.