This week, with luxury in the spotlight, everyone will be talking about Burberry and Richemont's annual results.
This week, Versace and Alexander McQueen named new CEOs, following changes at the top of Chanel, Ferragamo and Burberry. In a sector known for favouring seasoned insiders, non-traditional picks with outside perspectives remain rare.
The Italian transforming Britain’s biggest luxury brand is confident at last: ‘It’s a big company to move, but now I feel the boat is in the water.’
The British brand is still lagging luxury rivals as outgoing chief executive Marco Gobbetti prepares to handover responsibility for its years-long turnaround to current Versace chief Jonathan Akeroyd.
Burberry Names Jonathan Akeroyd New CEO. The appointment of Versace chief Akeroyd comes four months after current Burberry CEO Marco Gobbetti announced his departure to Salvatore Ferragamo, leaving the British brand’s turnaround only partially complete.
CEO Jonathan Akeroyd is betting that a new signature print and marble-clad store concept will speed the Italian fashion house’s recovery from the pandemic and help scale its business.
The fashion holding company plans to double Versace's annual sales by reshuffling its product strategy.
This week, Alannah Weston succeeds her father as chairman of the Selfridges Group, while Jodie Chan joins Carolina Herrera as vice president of global marketing and communications.
Parent company Kering aims to turn Alexander McQueen into a billion-euro brand. Chief executive Emmanuel Gintzburger lays out the game plan.
Capri chief John Idol reveals his strategy for the budding luxury group that owns Michael Kors, Versace and Jimmy Choo.
For Pre-Fall, shown in New York, Donatella Versace once again took a spin through the archives. The approach is working with a new generation of consumers.
The Italian luxury brand will fold Versus into its Versace Jeans label, phasing out Versace Collection.