This year, the French brand is taking part in the Milan Furniture Fair with no less than four initiatives spread throughout the city, including a Middle Eastern-inspired installation at the La Permanente museum.
Brazilian shoemaker Dass Nordeste on Monday announced plans to raise around 1 billion reais ($300 million) in an initial public offering, joining a handful of companies trying to bring back last year’s momentum.
The house of Hermès has opened a major new manufacturing plant in Franche-Comté, the eastern French region bordering Switzerland. Named the Manufacture of Allan, it will employ 260 leather goods artisans.
Nike has dominated Brand Finance's most valuable apparel brand ranking in 2018, followed by giants H&M and Zara and Adidas, with luxury labels Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Cartier all trailing close behind.