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Hobbs in profit again in latest fiscal year, but that was pre-pandemic

Hobbs in profit again in latest fiscal year, but that was pre-pandemic

​Womenswear brand Hobbs has filed its accounts for the year to the end of March 2020 and said that prior to the impact of the pandemic, the company had been performing in line with its forecast expectations. 
Fashion
Business
Hugo Boss adds to webstore total as it targets €300m in web sales this year

Hugo Boss adds to webstore total as it targets €300m in web sales this year

​Hugo Boss is diving further into online with a major expansion of its webstore offer. The company has gone online in 12 additional markets.
Luxury
Business

Carlyle secures majority stake in Beautycounter

The private equity firm has taken a majority stake in the digital-native clean beauty brand, an investment that values the Santa Monica, California-based company at $1 billion and sets it up for accelerated growth.
Beauty
Business

Stellar Vuitton growth powers LVMH sales in first quarter

Surging sales at Louis Vuitton and Dior helped French luxury giant LVMH make a very strong start to 2021, with overall revenues returning to growth in the first quarter despite new coronavirus lockdowns in Europe.
Luxury
Business

Design

BFC announces Changemakers Prize in link with Swarovski

BFC announces Changemakers Prize in link with Swarovski

​The BFC has launched a new prize that aims to “discover and celebrate the unsung stars who go above and beyond, making outstanding contributions and striving for positive change”.
Fashion
Design
Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Business School launches at Elmira college

Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Business School launches at Elmira college

American fashion icon Tommy Hilfiger along with his siblings, Andy and Betsy have partnered with Elmira college to launch the Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Business School.
Fashion
Design

Bottega Veneta stages secret show in Berlin nightclub Berghain

Bottega Veneta took its social media distancing position to a new level of aloofness this weekend, when it announced that it had staged a secret show in Berlin nightclub Berghain, while not releasing images of the event.
Fashion
Catwalks

Seda Domaniç on revitalizing Istanbul Fashion Week, which starts Tuesday

Not many countries manufacture as much fashion as Turkey, even if few of its designers are internationally known. That may be about to change, with fashion leaders in the process of creating a Turkish Fashion Council.
Fashion
Catwalks

Appointments

Estée Lauder Companies EVP global communications retires

Estée Lauder Companies EVP global communications retires

The Estée Lauder Companies has announced the retirement of Alexandra Trower, executive vice president, global communications.
Beauty
Appointments
Stitch Fix founder Katrina Lake to step down as CEO

Stitch Fix founder Katrina Lake to step down as CEO

The fashion subscription service has announced that Lake will be transitioning from her role as CEO to that of executive chairperson of the board. She will be succeeded at the helm of the business by Elizabeth Spaulding.
Fashion
Appointments

Creative director Paul Andrew leaves Salvatore Ferragamo

British designer Paul Andrew, head of all collections at Florentine luxury brand Salvatore Ferragamo since 2019, will leave his role at the business in May. The brand’s in-house team will take over his responsibilities.
Luxury
Appointments

Patagonia recruits new general manager of EMEA from Nike

The American outdoor brand has announced the arrival of Matthijs Visch as its new general manager of EMEA. Having spent 19 years at Nike, Visch was most recently in charge of the company's operations in Eastern Europe. 
Fashion
Appointments

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