The film by the French director, an environmentalist and Academy Award winner for ‘March of the Penguins’, is the first in a trilogy dedicated to the Italian luxury label’s expertise and its care for the environment.
German consumer goods company Henkel named Chief Financial Officer Carsten Knobel as its next chief executive, replacing Hans Van Bylen after a string of poor results for the maker of Schwarzkopf shampoo.
After specialising in luxury, the pre-owned fashion e-tailer is re-focusing on affordable luxury brands, while adapting its purchasing options and commissions to the mid-market segment, and eyeing global expansion.
German sportswear group Puma cautioned on Thursday that it would take a hit from U.S. tariffs on China in the fourth quarter but still raised its sales forecast after a strong third quarter in all regions.
Thriving demand in mainland China drove sales higher at luxury brand Hermès in the third quarter, helping it offset a slowdown in Hong Kong, and the company said on Thursday that the momentum had carried into October.
Affordable fashion retailer River Island has seen a 45% rise in average order value after adding shoppable social content to its website, with dwell time also up, the company it worked with on the technology has claimed.
Shoe Zone is continuing to battle against tough trading conditions in the UK, but the ongoing rollout of its big-box format and its digital expansion seem to be helping it, even though the market is challenging.