The Dutch duo have announced their plan to discontinue their ready-to-wear line to above all focus on haute couture, but also on their licences and on repositioning the brand in the very high-end segment, while their Parisian flagship will be closed.
The American brand will be holding a conference on 5 February at the sports trade fair in Munich to present its Yulex wetsuit: a vegetable-based alternative to traditional neoprane. The goal is to convince other players to adopt this sustainable solution.
On 4-6 February, Milan will welcome the 20th edition of the leading Italian textile trade fair, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. 353 exhibitors and 19,000 visitors are expected to attend.