FASHION AVENUE | Victoria’s Secret Head Of Stores Is Stepping Down

MILAN, ITALY – One of Victoria’s Secret’s key executives is stepping down as the retailer deals with a battering year. April Holt, who is the executive vice president of stores, is leaving the L Brands-owned company after more than 16 years. Becky Kritek-Behringer, a 17-year veteran who is currently Victoria’s Secret SVP of store operations, … More FASHION AVENUE | Victoria’s Secret Head Of Stores Is Stepping Down

Power Moves | Anna Wintour’s New Role, Canada Goose Names Design VP

This week, a restructuring of Conde Nast’s global leadership sees the addition of a new responsibility to Anna Wintour’s job title, while Canada Goose taps a new designs lead from Columbia Sportswear. Conde Nast announces leadership restructuring As part of Conde Nast’s management restructuring, Anna Wintour has been named global content advisor, an addition to … More Power Moves | Anna Wintour’s New Role, Canada Goose Names Design VP

BEAUTY | Botox Rival Jeuveau Reports Early Sales

Evolus Inc on Monday reported revenue of 2.3 million from early sales of its newly launched rival to Allergen Plc’s Botox, ahead of its own epectations. Jeuveau, a neurotoxin drug to treat forehead wrinkles, was launched on May 15 and competes with Botox, which has grown to dominate the medical esthetics market since it was … More BEAUTY | Botox Rival Jeuveau Reports Early Sales

FASHION ISSUE | Versace, Coach And Givenchy Have Angered China’s Netizens. Who’s Next?

Brands have issued apologies and lost celebrity ambassadors like supermodel Liu Wen after products were discovered listening Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan as separate countries, angering nationalist Chinese consumers amidst political unrest in Hong Kong and a trade war with the U.S. Chinese nationalism has peaked as protests in Hong Kong and a trade war … More FASHION ISSUE | Versace, Coach And Givenchy Have Angered China’s Netizens. Who’s Next?

FASHION INDUSTRY | Dior’s Solution To The Plastic-Waste Crisis Is A Gold-Painted Straw Made Of Hand-Blown Glass – And A 6-Pack Of Them Will Set You Back $146

This summer has been no shortage of luxury fashion brands announce new efforts to combat the reckless pollution wrought by the industry, which accounts for a good portion of the world’s textile waste and water contamination. But Dior is extending these efforts beyond the clothes it makes and into another space altogether: reusable straws. On … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Dior’s Solution To The Plastic-Waste Crisis Is A Gold-Painted Straw Made Of Hand-Blown Glass – And A 6-Pack Of Them Will Set You Back $146

Fashion | Forver 21 Apologizes For Sending Atkins Bars With Online Orders

Forever 21 recently shipped diet bars along with customer’s online orders. Not every customer welcomed the surprise addition to their package. Many people on social media called Forever 21’s bar shipments offensive and “fatphobic”. A number of people on social media said they received the bars along with orders of plus-sized clothing. Atkins markets the … More Fashion | Forver 21 Apologizes For Sending Atkins Bars With Online Orders

FASHION INDUSTRY | Kenneth Ize, The LVMH – Prize Finalist Redefining African Luxury

Keeneth Ize’s name is on everyone’s lips. The Nigerian fashion designer and finalist for this year’s prestigious LVMH Prize, whose pieces have been worn by Naomi Campbell and Donald Glover, is giving a luxury finish to local artisanal aesthetics, rendering them desirable for high-end markets both at home and abroad. As a result, Ize has … More FASHION INDUSTRY | Kenneth Ize, The LVMH – Prize Finalist Redefining African Luxury

Fashion Industry |Italian Court Set To Approve Sale Of Roberto Cavalli To Damac

A court is set to approve the sale of troubled Italian fashion group Roberto Cavalli to Dubai developer Damac, two sources close to the matter told to Reuters on Friday. Earlier this month Cavalli’s board had indicated Damac as the favorite bidder. Two other binding offers for the whole group had been submitted by Italy’s … More Fashion Industry |Italian Court Set To Approve Sale Of Roberto Cavalli To Damac

Fashion Business | Dubai’s Damac In Pole Position To Buy Roberto Cavalli: Sources

Milan, Italy, June 20, 2019 – Dubai developer Damac is in pole position to buy trouble Italian fashion group Roberto Cavalli, a source close to the matter said on Wednesday, according to Reuters. The other binding offers for the whole group have been submitted by Italy’s Diesel-owner and U.S. brand management company Bluestar Alliance, the … More Fashion Business | Dubai’s Damac In Pole Position To Buy Roberto Cavalli: Sources

Fashion Avenue | Arab Luxury World 2019: Experts Gather To Learn More About Saudi Women’s Luxury Spending Habits

The lure of Saudi Arabia as a market for luxury retail was evident in the packed hall as Mathieu Yark of Choueiri Group took to the stage at the Arab Luxury World Forum on Thursday to shed light on the purchasing habits of Saudi Women consumers who go for luxury items. Based on a research … More Fashion Avenue | Arab Luxury World 2019: Experts Gather To Learn More About Saudi Women’s Luxury Spending Habits