The Comité Colbert – French luxury’s key promotion organization – has unveiled the first winner of a pioneering new short movie series. And, to some surprise, it’s a witty movie set in the gritty town of Mantes-La-Jolie.
Exports from Cambodia’s garment and footwear sector continued to grow in 2016, rising by 7.2 per cent to US$ 7.3 billion, but the number of exporting factories officially registered in the sector fell by 10%.
Online sales in Malaysia, which is currently just above 1 per cent of total retail market, is likely to quintuple by 2025, says a report. The rise is due to online outpacing store-based retail, especially fashion sales.
Cédric Charlier is heading back to Paris. And that’s after a peripatetic recent career. The Belgium designer will stage a joint men’s and women’s Spring 2018 collection on Wednesday June 21, in the menswear season.
Global bank Credit Suisse has issued a report predicting that between 20% to 25% of the existing US shopping malls will close by 2022. Of the 1,100 malls in America, this amounts to approximately 220 to 275.
An increase in internet activity in the Middle East and North Africa during Ramadan will see a surge in online sales across the region, according to a study, particularly at night when shoppers have broken their fast.
Alessandro Michele’s invitation for Gucci cruise 2018 was contained inside a pink box reading Urtica Ferox, which is Latin for stinging nettle. And this was a prickly show, albeit staged in a Renaissance palazzo.