Milan Fashion Week starts on Tuesday 17 with an exciting calendar featuring new names like Boss and Peter Pilotto; a host of Chinese designers and emerging talent; and Italy’s leading labels, except for Roberto Cavalli.
The impact of terrorist attacks in Europe on global shoppers’ desire to visit the region appears to have all but gone with Europe-wide sales to international shoppers up by 11% in April after an 8% drop last April.
Kering will again partner with Michelle Obama when the former First Lady presents the French edition of her autobiography, Becoming, in Paris next week, before an audience that will include 350 young women.
The trade fair will bring together over 2,800 exhibitors and an international audience to discuss the latest trends in the world of sports. There will be a special focus on sports like climbing, yoga and e-sports.
More than 3,000 brands and collections will be presented to buyers for the Autumn/Winter 2019/20 season at the Premium, Seek, Panorama and Berliner Salon events. Messe Frankfurt will debut its new Neonyt concept.
It has been five years since London Designer Outlet opened its doors in Wembley, and the outlet centre continues to be a bright spot in UK retail while the high street struggles to cope with online competition.
Tencent Holdings, which has lost some $200 billion in market value this year, is facing fresh criticism from analysts and investors unnerved by regulatory roadblocks, a fuzzy overseas strategy and growing debt.