After a two-month lockdown, the stores on Paris’s Champs-Elysées avenue opened again at 10 am on Monday, some with their customary queues outside, though the usual throngs of foreign tourists were sadly missing.
CEO Pascale Lepoivre and Creative Director Jonathan Anderson have announced in a press release that Loewe is collaborating with Spanish children charity Plataforma de Infancia, and will donate face protection masks.
L’Oreal said it is counting on consumers rushing back to hair salons to help its business recover quickly once European and U.S. Covid-19 lockdowns are lifted, adding that beauty sales were bouncing back in China.
LVMH is converting five of its Louis Vuitton workshops to make masks for frontline health workers, the luxury brand said Wednesday, in addition to the masks already being fabricated at the group's Dior workshops.
The French cosmetics giant has announced “a solidarity plan to support all those involved in the fight against coronavirus,” designed to help health carers, food industry professionals and vulnerable individuals.
CEOs and designers in Paris fashion are praising Emmanuel Macron for taking decisive action this week in the struggle to control corona virus, even as the industry braces for a disastrous second quarter.
Luxury group LVMH said Sunday that it would begin producing sanitising hand gel at three of its perfume and cosmetics sites in France, for distribution to French hospitals fighting the country's coronavirus outbreak.