PARIS, France — Sophie Fiszman, a Paris finance executive with a taste for fashion, used to stick to European brands like Louis Vuitton and Gucci. No longer.
The Savigny Luxury Index fell 2.2 percent this month, as the standoff between the West and Russia over its annexation of Crimea sparked fears of a drop in luxury goods sales to valuable Russian tourists.
Fashion and apparel brands linked to street and graphic artists are leveraging authenticity and social media fluency to create fierce brand loyalty and buzzy product drops.
Courtesy of Alexia Niedzielski and Elizabeth von Guttman at Ever Manifesto, a publication conceived with a mission to raise collective consciousness around issues of sustainability, we bring you an exclusive interview with fashion consultant Julie Gilhart on why sustainability matters and why conscious consumerism will define the future of fashion retail.
MILAN, Italy — Prada SpA, the Italian maker of $2,950 leather handbags, said profit stagnated last year as the strength of the euro and softening demand in Europe and Asia weighed on revenue growth.
LONDON, United Kingdom — After two decades as the face of surfwear giant Quiksilver, top-ranked professional surfer Kelly Slater has announced that he is leaving the ailing sports apparel brand to forge a new partnership with luxury group Kering.
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Uniqlo’s newly-appointed co-global chief marketing officer Jörgen Andersson shares his insights from over 30 years of experience in fashion retail, including why personal style is not as individual as one might believe.