France’s Essilor said on Tuesday it was hoping to make further progress on its tie-up with Italian Luxottica, a $54 billion transaction currently being investigated by the European Commission over competition concerns.
Italian eyewear company Safilo and millennial brand Rebecca Minkoff have announced a seven year global licensing agreement that will cover the launch of the debut line of Rebecca Minkoff sunglasses and optical frames.
The British Fashion Council has announced the names of 45 finalists for The Fashion Awards 2017; with five finalists in each category, and few major surprises – with many creators nominated for a second time.
Debenhams CEO Sergio Bucher is planning to bring more ‘excitement’ into its stores by reducing clutter on the shop floor, as the company faces backlash for reportedly asking for unreasonable supplier discounts.
The Italian eyewear company moved its headquarters from Parsippany, NJ, its home of 20 years, to Secaucus, NJ. The new office will work in tandem with the company's Fifth Avenue Global Design Studio and Showroom.
The British fashion market has returned to growth, albeit at a mild pace of only 0.2%, according to new figures from Kantar Worldpanel. Less discounting and more transitional pieces are the reasons behind the growth.