EssilorLuxottica's sales grow in the first quarter
Luxury eyewear maker EssilorLuxottica reported on Thursday a rise in first quarter revenues as a rebound in China led growth.
Uniqlo bag tops Lyst Index, Prada is star brand, sunglasses, 90s, quiet luxury are key
Prada may still be the hottest brand on the planet — according to the latest Lyst Index covering Q1 — but the top item being searched for globally via Lyst has been a less-than-$20 shoulder bag.
Zalando plans to strengthen its customer experience
After a slump in profits last year, Zalando wants to increase its profitability through an extensive savings programme. Now the company has also announced its intention to optimise its product range.
Elton John pop-up to open at Bicester Village as he unveils eyewear
The marketing support at retail for Elton John’s UK tour is continuing and fresh from news of the takeover of Selfridges' Corner Shop, comes a Bicester Village pop-up linked to the launch of the star’s eyewear offer.
Dior in Mumbai: Midway to métier d'art with a Mumbai soul
With Bollywood stars and Indian aristocracy sitting front row, Dior staged its latest show before the famed Gateway of India, a collection that celebrated Mumbai’s great métier d’art – intensely unique embroidery.
Missoni opens new store at South Coast Plaza, Orange County
Italian fashion label Missoni has opened its first store at the South Coast Plaza shopping center in Costa Mesa, Orange County, alongside other major luxury brands. A space that features the brand's zig-zag design.
Izipizi opens more London eyewear stores
French eyewear brand Izipizi is doubling its store presence in London, adding two new stores to the city’s retail offer this spring.
Marcolin sales and profits rise in 2022
Eyewear giant Marcolin has released its 2022 results and said that net sales rose 20.1% at current exchange rates to reach €547.4 million, which was also a 13.2% increase at constant exchange rates.
Luxottica and Bulgari are not renewing their eyewear license agreement
Luxottica's licensing agreement for Bulgari's eyewear collections, which expires at the end of 2023, will not be renewed. The jeweller could be joining Thélios, the eyewear manufacturer owned by its parent company LVMH.
Marcolin promotes Lara Marogna to group style and product development director
Following the departure of Alessandro Beccarini, Lara Marogna has been appointed director of style and product development for the Italian eyewear manufacturer.
Bloobloom eyewear to open five London stores
Eyewear brand Bloobloom is adding five new UK stores with openings in key locations such as Westfield London and Battersea Power Station.
Cos launches eyewear collection with Linda Farrow
H&M Group’s COS brand is teaming up with British avant-garde eyewear label Linda Farrow for a collection of pieces it said are as “iconic as they are timeless”.
Moschino announces that Jeremy Scott is stepping down as creative director
The house of Moschino announced on Monday afternoon that Jeremy Scott is stepping down as creative director of the Milan-based marque, after a decade long rein.
Cubitts to launch archive collection as it celebrates 10th anniversary
In celebration of its 10-year anniversary, eyewear maker/retailer Cubitts is “dusting off its treasures”, opening up a limited-edition archive of 10 heritage frames that are no longer in production.
Kering Eyewear to acquire UNT
A unit of Kering has signed an agreement to acquire French company UNT, the luxury giant and Gucci owner said on Monday.
Women's fashion week: Ten trends for winter 2023-2024
From New York to London, Milan and Paris, designers have created high quality collections for Autumn-Winter 2023-2024, marking a return to formal elegance without losing sight of uninhibited sexyness.