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Bottega Veneta’s spring 2019 campaign, its first under new creative director Daniel Lee | Source: Courtesy PARIS, France — Bottega Veneta has a new chief executive to continue the transformation Kering is plotting for the luxury house. Bartolomeo ‘Leo’ Rongone will take the lead on September 1, succeeding Claus-Dietrich Lahrs who spent three years in...
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TORONTO, Canada — Canadian department store operator Hudson’s Bay Company on Thursday posted a wider-than-expected loss and a 3.3 percent fall in first-quarter revenue as it closed some stores and sales at its Lord & Taylor unit fell. The owner of Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor retail chains said earlier this week it...
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NIWOT, United States — Crocs Inc. will aim to cut the volume of its shoes and accessories produced in China for the US market by more than two-thirds over the next year, as it guards against the impact of President Trump’s trade war with Beijing. The casual footwear maker’s rubber designs have made it a...
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BEIJING, China — Last month, Taiwan became the first place in Asia to approve same sex marriage. The excitement spilled over into mainland China, where gay marriage is not permitted, with the trending topic #TaiwanOkaysGayMarriage# receiving 590 million views on Weibo. Now, with Pride Month underway, fashion brands are pushing local limits by bringing their lesbian,...
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PARIS — LVMH shares gained after the head of the Louis Vuitton brand gave a rosy view of its China business, easing concerns about the effects of a trade war with the US. The label is experiencing “unheard-of growth rates” in China, Vuitton Chief Executive Michael Burke said in a meeting with analysts in Paris,...
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Elle Fanning for Tiffany & Co. 2018 campaign NEW YORK — Tiffany & Co. reported first-quarter sales that fell short of projections, while warning that tariffs will rise on the jewellery it sends to China from the US Shares fell in early trading. Comparable sales, a key retail metric, fell 2 percent worldwide on a constant...
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Careers Counsel rounds up the most useful and inspiring articles from around the web. To browse hundreds of jobs from leading brands, visit BoF Careers.  How to Utilise Failure and Rejection to Move Forward as a Young Entrepreneur (Inc.) Every time you fail, be sure to take something away from it. Make the necessary adjustments to...
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MILAN, Italy — What’s more Italian, high fashion or high debt? One could be the key to resolving the other, Italy’s government is expected to say, after it came under fire for the state of its finances. With the European Union firing a warning shot at the country for running up debt so high it...
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NEW YORK — Capri Holdings Ltd, formerly Michael Kors, forecast first-quarter profit below expectations on Wednesday as it spends more on marketing and opening new stores for its recently acquired Versace brand, sending its shares down 10 percent. The company, which is banking on the popularity of Jimmy Choo and Versace to offset weakness at Michael...
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LONDON, United Kingdom — This week, we are pleased to introduce four new partners on BoF Careers. Founded in 2016 by entrepreneur Rachel Blumenthal, Rockets of Awesome is a New York City-based, venture-backed, direct-to-consumer kids’ apparel brand. Rockets sends blue boxes filled with 8 items curated for kids and delivered to their door each season. In early...
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