October 20, 2021
Luxury Daily’s live news for Oct. 20:
Burberry names Jonathan Akeroyd new CEO
British fashion label Burberry is announcing Versace alum Jonathan Akeroyd as its new CEO, effective April 1, 2022.
PayPal in advanced talks to acquire Pinterest
Financial technology company PayPal is preparing to acquire social media platform and visual discovery engine Pinterest, according to multiple media reports.
LVMH highlights next generation of talent
Luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton’s Institut des Métiers d’Excellence (IME) held an event earlier this week focusing on and promoting the next generation of craftmakers.
Saks Fifth Avenue Foundation supports mental health with fall fundraiser
The Saks Fifth Avenue Foundation is highlighting its continued commitment to supporting mental health, having raised more than $1 million for the foundation’s mission at an event earlier this week.
Baccarat announces collection with Martha Stewart
French crystal maker Baccarat is collaborating with American businesswoman and lifestyle icon Martha Stewart for a new collection.
Farfetch debuts sustainable fashion line in design pivot
Online luxury retailer Farfetch is expanding its stylish offerings with the launch of its first in-house fashion brand.