Frederick Lukoff, the long-time president of Stella McCartney, quits to become CEO of Dutch brand Scotch & Soda. A surprise move, barely one year after overseeing McCartney's buyback of 50% of her company from Kering.
French children’s fashion group Children Worldwide Fashion has brought in funds from Arkéa, its new majority shareholder, and Raise to its capital. The move is supported by Dzeta and its management team.
The men’s division of the French governing body for fashion, the Chambre Syndicale de la Mode Masculine, has named the CEO of Celine, Séverine Merle, to the head of its board, succeeding Sidney Toledano.
Despite the absence of Givenchy, slated to show at Pitti Uomo, Paris' menswear Fashion Week will welcome a number of returning brands and four new labels: Bode, Phipps, Ludovic de Saint Sernin and Sies Marjan.
As it seeks to up its game in the fast-growing Chinese luxury market, it has been revealed that the New York-based womenswear brand has been acquired by Shenzhen-based private equity fund Green Harbor.
Parisian label Sonia Rykiel has filed for receivership and is looking for a new owner, FashionNetwork.com learned on Tuesday. The announcement comes after several years of declining sales at the label.
The Italian footwear label has tapped the former creative director of Lanvin to collaborate on its Tod's Factory project. The famous designer has created an accessory collection that will be revealed before the summer.