The Dutch fashion brand, which set up a subsidiary in the country in 2015, has put Emmanuel Galle in charge of the French market. Galle had been running the business of Hackett London in France since 2015.
The company set up from scratch in 2014 by luxury group Kering, the industry’s first to internalise its eyewear business, is about to top the €500 million revenue mark, and says it isn’t interested in Safilo.
In a fashion industry more focused on recycling than ever before, more and more brands are launching initiatives to facilitate this and keep their products out of landfill and Burberry has unveiled a RealReal link-up.
In an era obsessed with sustainability, few designers and brands appear better placed to profit from and lead this movement than Stella McCartney, who staged her latest runway show in Paris on a sunny Monday morning.