And they are off. Applications opened Friday for aspiring talent in the LVMH Prize, the most financially beneficial annual award in fashion. Young hopefuls - limited to under 40 years - have until February 4 to apply.
Tapestry Inc.'s Coach has named Laura Dubin-Wander the new president for North America and Fredrik Malm the new president for Coach Europe and Coach International. Tapestry has also added two members to its board.
Sidney Toledano is to resign from his position as CEO of Christian Dior and be replaced by Pietro Beccari, CEO of Fendi, in a significant change of management within LVMH. And more changes are in the pipeline.
La Maison Méditerranéennes de Métiers de la Mode (MMMM) has kicked off the eighth edition of its OpenMyMed prize. Young and emerging designers from the Mediterranean are encouraged to apply, until October 31.