Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group will no longer make watches and jewellery under the Calvin Klein brand, reducing its exposure to a price segment that is under pressure from smartwatches and other fashion watches.
Swedish watch and jewellery brand Daniel Wellington has unveiled its biggest product launch to date with the Iconic Link Collection that’s being backed by a global campaign featuring some well-known faces.
A leading analyst has said that Harrods really needs to connect with more shoppers in the UK and also to drive more online sales from its tourist fanbase if its wants to push GTV higher as rival Selfridges is doing.
Carla Sozzani, noted retailer, gatekeeper to the Azzedine Alaïa archives and all-round fashion legend, has a new project. The Italian lady opened her own Fondazione Sozzani Monday night in an unexpected neighbourhood.
Swiss watchmaker Oris has unveiled a new timepiece to support annual men's health awareness campaign Movember, enrolling New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone to promote Oris's efforts to "change things for the better.
Luxury brands from Prada to Cartier are counting the cost to their businesses of four months of unrest in Hong Kong that has kept tourists away and forced shops to shut, with upcoming results set to show the damage.
“Raw, instinctive, arty and dangerous,” said Miuccia Prada with a naughty twinkle in her eye after a path-breaking Miu Miu show in Paris on Tuesday, the final day of the 30-day international runway season.
Romain Millet, who has led Beaumanoir Group’s China operations since 2016, has left the Brittany-based business for a new role as North Asia president of LVMH’s watches division and has been replaced by Jérôme Cambounet.
Dickson Concepts has reopened one of its two Harvey Nichols department stores in Hong Kong with the store in Pacific Place shopping centre in Admiralty opening after a three-month HK$250 million (£25m/€29m) makeover.