La Samaritaine, the greatest construction project of the world’s largest luxury construction company – encompassing a chic department store, hotel, office space and even public housing – is finally, almost, ready.
Kimaï, an ethical lab-grown diamonds and recycled gold jeweller, said on Tuesday that it has secured $1.2m in seed funding from a round led by London-based Talis Capital with Rebecca Minkoff also investing.
The fragile retail sector in the UK, and especially in central London, is continuing to get support from spending by international shoppers and American and Russian consumers are prominent among those, Global Blue said.
The jewelry retailer announced on Monday that its SVP and chief merchandising officer, Pamela Cloud, will be stepping down from her position, and also revealed that it is creating the new role of chief brand officer.
The Parisian jeweler has reopened its boutique in the Windy City after a six-month renovation, the latest in a string of refurbishments undertaken by the brand as it updates its physical retail strategy.
Italian authorities arrested the boss of a company in the southern city of Naples that employed dozens of undocumented workers allegedly making leathergoods for some of Europe's best-known luxury groups.
Kering Group’s luxury menswear brand Brioni has named the US celebrity Brad Pitt as its new brand ambassador. The brand is also celebrating its 75th anniversary this coming year with a special event at Pitti Uomo.