MILAN, Italy — Prada SpA said it signed a licensing deal for Coty Inc. to create and distribute perfumes under the Miu Miu brand, expanding its second-largest unit in the $60 billion luxury beauty industry.
Designer Jil Sander is set to leave her namesake brand for the third time, according to the company. A replacement for Sander was not announced.
MILAN, Italy — Yoox SpA Chief Executive Officer Federico Marchetti said the online fashion retailer is looking at acquisitions to bolster its business, though it isn’t in talks currently to buy Cie. Financiere Richemont SA’s Net-a-Porter.
MILAN, Italy — After a dormant first decade under the ownership of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, the Pucci fashion brand plans to step up expansion as it seeks to join the “big boys club” of luxury apparel labels.
MILAN, Italy — Today, our trusty contributing photographer Sonny Vandevelde brings us backstage photography from the last big show of Milan Fashion Week: Giorgio Armani, the elder statesman and master of Italian fashion, who presented garments inspired by lightness and shadows. Stay tuned for more backstage imagery captured by Mr Vandevelde at the Paris shows, which kick off today.