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Brand Machine Group buys London tailor Peckham Rye

Brand Machine Group buys London tailor Peckham Rye

BMG has illustrated the importance of its developing menswear ops with news that it has acquired the Peckham Rye label. And it willl make the most of its "strong sense of old-school south London cockiness".
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Mazarine Group partners with strong investment players

Mazarine Group partners with strong investment players

The communication and events group, founded thirty years ago by Paul-Emmanuel Reiffers, has seen LBO France and FG Bros and another partner take a 38% stake in its capital. 
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Proenza Schouler introduces the Bar Bag in spring 2023 campaign

Proenza Schouler introduces the Bar Bag in spring 2023 campaign

Proenza Schouler launched on Monday a spring/summer 2023 campaign, featuring models Kendall Jenner and Selena Forrest, as well as the musician, Arca. 
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Australian fashion week to take place May 15

Australian fashion week to take place May 15

IMG announced on Tuesday its lineup of designer runway shows and programming for Afterpay Australian Fashion Week (AAFW): The Experience, taking place from May 15 – 19 at Sydney's Carriageworks. 
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Gucci's challenge: reigniting heat while boosting timeless appeal

Gucci's challenge: reigniting heat while boosting timeless appeal

Sabato De Sarno needs to spark heat with a new direction at Guicci, analysts say - a delicate task, given the emphasis executives have also put on the label's timeless appeal.
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London-based Emperia gets £10m to boost metaverse e-tail

London-based Emperia gets £10m to boost metaverse e-tail

​London-based software start-up Emporia has raised over £10 million of expansion funding “to reimagine the e-commerce space”. It’s aiming to bring retail into the metaverse by providing the tech to build virtual stores.
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Matchesfashion gets £60m cash injection from owner

Matchesfashion gets £60m cash injection from owner

​Matchesfashion’s owner Apax partners has agreed a £60m funding package for the luxury retailer as it continues to work on its turnaround. The new package comprises £40m of equity and £20m of additional debt.
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Pure London announces new brands for February, Pure Edge sponsor

Pure London announces new brands for February, Pure Edge sponsor

Hyve Group is hailing next month’s Pure London trade show as “the most pioneering exhibition of international fashion talent yet”. 
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Mila Schön names Marc Audibet creative director in major investment plan

Mila Schön names Marc Audibet creative director in major investment plan

Famed Milanese fashion house Mila Schön has named Marc Audibet to be its new creative director in major investment plan to relaunch the brand, backed by new Italian investors.
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Bottega Veneta opens new boutique in Palisades Village, Los Angeles

Bottega Veneta opens new boutique in Palisades Village, Los Angeles

After the opening of its store in Melrose Place, West Hollywood, the Italian luxury label is now opening at Pacific Palisades neighborhood. This is the second luxury brand to enter the Palisades Village shopping center.
Luxury
Aelis, Juana Martín and Imane Ayissi's contemporary craftsmanship

Aelis, Juana Martín and Imane Ayissi's contemporary craftsmanship

The last day of Paris Haute Couture Week saw exquisite collections from several international brands, ranging from minimalist and artisanal collections, to Flamenco and African-inspired ones. 
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Saks strengthens men's business online and in-stores

Saks strengthens men's business online and in-stores

Saks is doubling down on its commitment to its men's business starting with an updated in-store men’s shopping experience and expanded online menswear assortment.
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H&M highlights fast-fashion gloom as luxury takes hit in China

H&M highlights fast-fashion gloom as luxury takes hit in China

H&M said costs had slashed its profits, the latest fast-fashion retailer to feel the pinch as consumers cut back, while LVMH and Salvatore Ferragamo reported the damage to luxury caused by China's Covid-19 policies.
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Prada appoints former Luxottica chief Guerra as new CEO

Prada appoints former Luxottica chief Guerra as new CEO

Italian fashion group Prada said on Friday it appointed former Luxottica chief Andrea Guerra as its new chief executive officer, taking the place of Patrizio Bertelli and Miuccia Prada as planned.
Luxury
LVMH markets level out in 2022, betting on the recovery in China for 2023

LVMH markets level out in 2022, betting on the recovery in China for 2023

The luxury giant's main markets levelled out last year, with Asia, the US and Europe each accounting for around 25-30%, while it is betting on a strong recovery in China in 2023.
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Canada Goose launches rental via Selfridges

Canada Goose launches rental via Selfridges

Luxury outerwear brand Canada Goose has become the latest in-demand name to launch a rental edit with Selfridges via the department store’s website and its London flagship.
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