Ralph Lauren will be celebrated in December by the French-American Foundation (FAF) as the guest of honor at its annual gala dinner in the Château de Versailles, given under the patronage of President Emmanuel Macron.
China’s vast export engine unexpectedly kicked into higher gear in September, producing a record trade surplus with the United States that could exacerbate the already-heated dispute between Beijing and Washington.
Eight Dutch institutional investors, with combined assets of €725 billion, have launched the Platform Living Wage Financials initiative campaigning for fair wages in the textile sector in the developing world.
Denim trade show Kingpins will be kicking off its next edition with a transformers summit on 23 October, followed by the Kingpins Amsterdam show on 24 and 25 October, highlighting the latest denim innovations.
Dolly Jones, former content & strategy director of Condé Nast and British Vogue editor, has joined Eco-Age as chief content officer following the relaunch of the company’s website as a digital platform.
Dutch knitting festival Nederlandse Breidagen kicks off on 19 October in Zwolle. This year, the two-day event will host 90 international exhibitors and will be home to workshops, master classes and book launches.
ASVOFF, the annual fashion film festival, will stage its 10th edition in Paris this coming weekend, with a new special category of award called Global Champions - a novel move as the celebrated event returns to France.