MILAN, Italy — An Italian court is expected to rule on Wednesday on whether legendary fashion duo Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana should be sent to prison for allegedly hiding hundreds of millions of euros from the tax authorities.
BoF has learned that 032c is set to announce the appointment of Mel Ottenberg as the magazine’s new fashion director.
PARIS, France — Fnac, the French DVD, books and video-games chain, is seen falling after being spun off this week from Gucci owner PPR SA as investors who hold PPR for luxury brands such as Gucci sell stock in the retailer.
BARCELONA, Spain — Shoppers in the 109 countries where Spanish fashion chain Mango has stores recognise its celebrity faces well, but few know much about the company behind the clothes modelled by Kate Moss, Gerard Pique and Scarlett Johansson.
SAVAR, Bangladesh — When Spanish garment maker David Mayor arrived in Bangladesh a decade ago the fashion label he set up had the motto "clothing with a heart." In an industry notorious for harsh working conditions he said he wanted to show it was possible to run an ethical business in which workers were trained well and treated with respect.