Gold demand shrank 14 percent last year as the coronavirus pandemic sparked record falls in jewellery purchases and as strong investor interest sent prices to all-time highs, industry data showed Thursday.
Co-founded by two retired scientists, Sustainable Composites uses an innovative chemical process to recycle leather into a material that looks, smells and feels identical to the original leather from which it was made.
Already a blight on Britain’s retail landscape, the number of empty stores and other commercial properties increased at the fastest pace in decades late last year as the Covid-19 pandemic continued to take its toll.
Hugo Boss said Oliver Timm has now joined as its Chief Sales Officer (CSO). His arrival comes at a time of big change at the firm as a new CEO prepares to join this summer and it evolves its offer for the ‘new normal’.
The department store operator announced on Wednesday that it is has created two new roles to support the development of its technology and merchandising operations and invested $85 million in its supply chain.
Is Charles de Vilmorin about to be the next big thing in French fashion? The omens seem propitious and judging from the collection video he showed Wednesday evening during Paris couture he certainly has the design chops.
India’s Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd said on Wednesday it would buy a 51% stake in the Sabyasachi brand, best known for high-end wedding wear favoured by Bollywood celebrities and rich business families.
Fashionistas love nothing more than a debut; and the biggest this season at an established luxury fashion house was the inauguration of Kim Jones at Fendi with a Bloomsbury-inspired collection in the Paris Bourse.
Another day, another loungewear launch. This time it’s British heritage brand Hawes & Curtis that has unveiled its first ever luxury loungewear collection “to reflect consumer demand during the pandemic”.