Jide Zeitlin and Lew Frankfort have teamed up to create Bleuacacia, a blank-check company that intends to buy brands that “have a powerful emotional
Quarterly results have highlighted a recovery in sales over the summer, but the sector is bracing itself for further lockdowns in Europe and potential post-election turmoil in the US.
This week, everyone will be talking about Tapestry's first earnings since CEO Jide Zeitlin stepped down, the return of in-person shows at Copenhagen Fashion Week and the luxury e-commerce boom. Get your BoF Professional Cheat Sheet.
Companies aiming to maintain a tight hold on brand perception must reckon with the fact that those who feel they’ve been wronged are now empowered. Instead of covering up, brands must actually do better.
This week Gianfranco Gianangeli was named chief executive of Maison Margiela, while Hermès veteran Bali Barret announced her departure after 17 years at the company.
The executive, who has served on the company's board for 14 years and was named its chief executive in 2019, is leaving as misconduct allegations surface.