Matteo Marzotto Joins with Not Just a Label to Unite Fashion and Jewellery

Matteo Marzotto at Origin | Photo: Thilo Ross/Image Agency

Under Matteo Marzotto, Italy’s leading jewellery fair has teamed up with Not Just a Label, a global sales platform and community for emerging designers, to cross-pollinate young fashion companies and Italian artisans.

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Luxury Goods Market Growth to Slow in 2014

Valentino dress in shop window | Source: Reuters

MILAN, Italy — Sales of luxury goods are expected to grow more slowly in 2014 compared with last year as weakness in China, Russia and Europe counters rising global tourist shopping and strong demand in Japan and the United States, a study said on Monday.

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State General Prosecutor Calls for Acquittal of Dolce and Gabbana

Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce | Source: Dolce and Gabbana

MILAN, Italy — State general prosecutor Gaetano Santamaria has called for the acquittal of Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana during the first hearing of the pair’s appeal against their conviction for tax evasion last year. Santamaria told the court that they should find in favour of an acquittal “as the case is groundless.”

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