Richemont’s third quarter — the all-important three months to the end of December — saw sales rising only 1%, although currency-neutral, they were up a healthier 5%, despite the “continuously volatile environment”.
AZ Factory, the fashion house led by Alber Elbaz that is the most widely anticipated new brand in the industry, is planning a talk show as well as exclusives on Net-A-Porter and Farfetch as part of its launch next week.
Matchesfashion is continuing to bolster its senior team and has named Natalie Kingham to the new role of Global Fashion Officer. She'll build “deeper relationships with the world’s most discerning luxury customers”
Yoox Net-A-Porter is running two pilot Digital ID technology programmes ahead of a rollout across all of its private-label collections from next year. It said the move will accelerate circularity in luxury and fashion.