R.M. Williams, the quintessentially Australian brand, is believed to be up for sale with a price tag between A$400 million and A$500 million (€247m to €309m). It’s controlled by private equity firm L Catterton Asia.
After FF Reloaded and Fendi Mania, the Roman luxury label is launching Fendi Roma/Amor, the third collection themed around its FF monogram, teaming up with tagger Pref and Korean eyewear label Gentle Monster.
The Italian fashion and denim brand announced on Wednesday that Matteo Anchisi has been promoted to the position of CEO, a role in which he succeeds Marco Casoni, who left the company at the end of last year.
The brand’s co-founder tells FashionNetwork.com about the evolution of its strategy, marked by fewer store openings, investment in digital, stock management and its new design team after returning to family ownership.
Counting celebrities and TV personalities such as Holly Willoughby and Jessica Alba among its clients, the Danish fashion brand is set to start a new chapter by opening its first UK store at 36 Beak Street in Soho.
Asians catching up on the West’s obsession with health and wellness is a trend that has created attractive investment opportunities, Ravi Thakran, a regional LVMH boss, told a luxury conference on Tuesday.