Nordstrom has launched a "Sustainable Style" category on its official website -- marking a new era for the company and a fresh selection of eco-luxe apparel to choose from for fashionistas who shop there.
The Italian executive stepped down from his role as EVP at Marcolin in June in order to concentrate his energies into Thélios, the joint venture between the Italian eyewear group and LVMH which he has led since launch.
Kering’s main Gucci brand, which set a high bar for luxury goods rivals during several years of explosive growth, posted a slower-than-expected rise in second-quarter sales on Thursday, hit by a blip in the U.S.
Surging demand in Asia and especially mainland China helped Birkin handbag maker Hermes post better-than-expected sales growth for the second quarter, in an encouraging signal for some of its major luxury goods rivals.
In April, Volcom was sold by Kering to a pool of investors including the US brand’s management. It has ambitious plans for the future, as Todd Hymel, CEO of Volcom’s new owner Liberated Brands, told FashionNetwork.com.
Stella McCartney has signed a deal to partner with LVMH, the designer retaining majority ownership of her label but also about to enter a new era as part of the increasingly-sustainability-focused luxury group.