In London, From Emerging Designers to Emerging Businesses?

Christopher Shannon, winner of the BFC/GQ Designer Menswear Award | Source: Shaun James Cox for The BFC.

Will new initiatives like the BFC/GQ Designer Menswear Fund succeed in transforming London from a capital of emerging designers to a capital of emerging businesses? BoF reports.

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Mr Ralph Lauren and the Ultimate Changing of the Guard

Port magazine Summer 2014, featuring Ralph Lauren | Source: Port

In our next instalment of Cover Stories, we explore the legacy of Mr Ralph Lauren — head of America’s first fashion family and the cover star of Port magazine’s Summer 2014 issue — and the inevitable question that every founder-led company faces: how to plan for succession, that ultimate changing of the guard?

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