Burberry has appointed Jonathan Akeroyd, head of Italian rival Versace, as its new chief executive, the British fashion house announced Wednesday. The 54-year-old Briton and fashion veteran will take the reins on April 1 next year, returning home after a five-year stint at Versace, Burberry said in a statement. He will replace Marco Gobbetti, who […]
Milan Fashion Week drew to a close on Monday, a day after Versace and Fendi shared the catwalk in a collaboration that saw each artistic director playing with the codes of the other house. But some critics regretted a return at the week’s events to the old norms of ultra-slim, very young models compared to […]
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China’s online users turned their patriotic wrath Wednesday on major domestic phone maker Huawei for not toeing Beijing’s line when referring to Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Austrian jewellery company Swarovski apologised Tuesday for “hurting the feelings” of Chinese people after calling Hong Kong a separate country on its website, becoming the latest luxury brand to come under fire in China.
Luxury fashion brands Versace, Coach, and Givenchy have apologised for making perceived affronts to China’s national sovereignty with T-shirts listing Hong Kong and Taiwan as separate countries.
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Chanel said Tuesday is would no longer use exotic animal pelts, making it the first luxury fashion house to turn its back on crocodile and lizard skin, a move hailed by animal rights groups.
Global fashion giant Michael Kors announced Tuesday that it had agreed to buy Versace, signaling an intention to move deeper into the international big league after snapping up shoemaker Jimmy Choo last year.
Italian fashion giant Versace, known for its Medusa head logo and being one of the few remaining family-controlled businesses in the industry, is reportedly being sold to US fashion group Michael Kors.