A group of experienced and youthful French executives have launched the Fédération de la Mode Circulaire, designed to inject dynamism into the fight to stop climate change caused by the fashion and luxury industries.
Important executive changes at Watches of Switzerland have been unveiled with the high-flying luxury retailer appointing two new presidents. Analysts have linked this to succession planning at the buoyant business.
Lab-made diamonds, recycled plastic and 3D printing: this year's Geneva watch fair was teeming with timepieces crafted from new materials, aimed at seducing a new generation of luxury watch connoisseurs.
The luxury brand has reorganised its management in Greater China, separating its watch and jewelry business from its fashion business, which it has entrusted to Laurent Cathala, former president of Tiffany & Co.
Few designers will be as much the focus of attention this year as Thebe Magugu, the brilliant young South African talent picked to be the first designer to create an Amigo collection for AZ Factory, post Alber Elbaz.
The Sandbox virtual world has joined the Arianee consortium (whose members include Richemont and Paris Fashion Week) to enable consumers to access the NFT equivalent of the physical products they buy from labels.