The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.
Oscar de la Renta, the Dominican-born fashion designer who spent more than 50 years dressing royalty, Hollywood celebrities and U.S. first ladies, has died at the aged of 82 after a long battle with cancer.
From credit card companies to automakers, it seems everyone wants a piece of the fashion world to inject a little oomph into their brands. When does it work?
Across Europe, companies hoping to list are having their plans dashed by plunging equity prices. But what’s bad for public stock markets may be good for private equity firms.
Check out this week’s new partners and job postings on BoF Careers, the global marketplace for fashion talent.
BoF editor-in-chief Imran Amed recaps the week in the business of fashion.
In the latest instalment of Founder Stories, BoF talks to Internet veteran Julie Wainwright about what she learned from the ‘dotcom’ crash, launching a digital business in a tech culture that is ageist and sexist, and how she took luxury resale site The RealReal from zero to $100 million in revenue in just three years.
BoF compiles the most important professional moves of the week.