Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 12:48pm
The rejuvenation of the Moschino brand is trickling down to the former Cheap & Chic label, which has been renamed Boutique Moschino. To present a consistent message, Boutique Moschino is also being evolved. “This is a radical moment of change for Moschino,” Alessandro... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 12:37pm
Gawker Media has come to an agreement with The Writers Guild of America, East, after showing interest in joining the union last month. According to The Guild, Gawker will take part in a secret-ballot vote next Wednesday, in which it will determine if they wish to form a union.... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 11:50am
Sustainable business approaches are essential for the fashion industry, but without collaboration and sharing of best practices, implementation is hard to achieve. That’s the premise behind Glasgow Caledonian University New York’s launch of the Fair Fashion Center in New York.... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 10:21am
Chico’s FAS Inc. showed improvement in sales, margins and inventory control as its first-quarter profits fell on restructuring actions. In the three months ended May 2, the Fort Myers, Fla.-based owners of Chico’s, Soma and White House|Black Market posted net income of $32.5... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 10:01am
A downgrade on Coach Inc. and investor reaction to a weaker earnings outlook from Michael Kors Holding Ltd. sent both stocks down 5 and 23 percent, respectively, at midday trading. Shares of Fossil, which has a licensing deal with Michael Kors, also fell 7 percent to $70.28.... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 9:12am
Joy Venturini Bianchi has been involved with Helpers, a charity that aids the developmentally disabled, for 62 years, since she was 13 years old. In her long dedication to this organization, she has found that giving to this group of people has improved her own life. And... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 8:48am
Diesel is intensifying its efforts to protect the brand. The new campaign follows a legal battle spanning 23 years, culminating in the Italian fashion group winning back the right to its brand in Indonesia. “International laws are not protecting brands enough,” remarked founder... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 8:30am
John Hooks has joined Miroglio Fashion as independent councilor. Highly regarded in the industry, Hooks started his career in 1979 at the GFT Group. In the 1995 to 2000 period, he worked at Jil Sander as worldwide commercial and retail director, followed by 11 years at the... read more
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 8:22am
Mad Max: Fury Road – a reboot of 1979’s Mad Max – has been lingering on our minds for a while now, sending us reminiscing back to the good old days when Mel Gibson was flitting around on a massive motorbike trying his best to look cool amidst the breakdown of society (glad he... read more