Gucci may not have grown quite as fast in the latest quarter, according to Kering’s recent results, but it continues to be hugely popular, with the brand making it back to the top spot in the latest Lyst Index for Q2.
The two managers, who have both been with the group for a long time, have been appointed deputy GM after the departure of Livio Proli. The first takes charge of sales, the second of finance and operations.
The Italian influencer and designer is set to unveil "Chiara Ferragni - Unposted" at the 2019 Venice Film Festival this September. The documentary film will cover the life and career of the fashion star.
In 2018, 265 merger and acquisition operations were recorded in the luxury industry, chiefly in Europe, in the hotel and the beauty sectors. Disruptive and digital technologies will drive investment in 2019.
The fashion brand has announced that it is launching a digital flagship on Tmall. The storefront will also be featured on the Tmall Luxury Pavilion, the platform set up by Alibaba Group to host luxury and premium brands.
From the September 2019 edition, the Milan Fashion Week show calendar will be more balanced, to make each day a special occasion. In February 2020, Gucci will open the week and Armani will stage the closing show.