Yoox Net-A-Porter has named Fiona Firth managing director of its luxury menswear e-tailer Mr Porter. Firth hasn’t been brought in from outside but has been buying director at the operation since April 2016.
A collection by the students and artisans backed by the foundation will go on sale in mid-2020 on Yoox, Net-A-Porter, Mr Porter and The Outnet, and the proceeds will fund some of the foundation’s charity work.
Few people are better placed to suggest how fashion, luxury and beauty brands can reach Chinese consumers than Christina Fontana, director of fashion & luxury Europe for Alibaba, the world's biggest e-commerce company.
Menswear-focused multibrand platform Mr. Porter has announced an exclusive collection with Italian brand Stone Island. The ready-to-wear and outerwear items are made of innovative materials for daily wear.Mr.
Mr Porter’s MD Toby Bateman has left the group, it emerged on Monday, with his departure coming shortly after the company announced a raft of executive appointments including Nicola Brandolese as Net-A-Porter's MD.
Yoox-Net-A-Porter is ramping up its ultra-luxury offer as it targets the highest spending fashion fans and said it’s going to add more than 100 new personal shoppers and client relations managers within its luxe unit.