Chanel has pushed up the date of its next Métiers d’Art show, as Paris braces for a new series of transport strikes in December. Originally scheduled for Thursday, December 5, but now advanced to Wednesday, December 4.
JP Hackett has opened the Savile Row townhouse location that it announced earlier this year with the high-end menswear brand adding further to its central London offer as the nearby Jermyn Street location remains open.
Burberry has introduced a new global parental leave policy and will offer all employees 18 weeks of parental leave at full pay and the opportunity to work a 30-hour week at full pay for four weeks on their return.
In response to the challenge issued by Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri, the digital-first luxury consignment marketplace has announced that it is accelerating its sustainability plans and now aims to be carbon neutral by 2021.
The fragile retail sector in the UK, and especially in central London, is continuing to get support from spending by international shoppers and American and Russian consumers are prominent among those, Global Blue said.
Kering Group’s luxury menswear brand Brioni has named the US celebrity Brad Pitt as its new brand ambassador. The brand is also celebrating its 75th anniversary this coming year with a special event at Pitti Uomo.