June 12, 2020
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Moncler to launch first fragrance line with Interparfums deal
Italian-French outerwear brand Moncler will launch its first fragrance line through a deal signed with Interparfums, maker of perfumes and cosmetics.
New UK global tariff for fashion from Jan. 1 if no deal with EU
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government has announced a new approach to customs procedures starting Jan. 1 as the United Kingdom will not extend its transition period to untangle itself from the European Union.
France’s Christian Dior partners with Italy’s Piaggio for limited-edition Vespa scooter
Italian scooter maker Piaggio Group has partnered with LVMH-owned French designer Christian Dior to launch a cobranded Vespa scooter that has been called an “ode to joie de vivre.”
Angela Ahrendts, veteran of Burberry and Apple, joins ad agency conglomerate WPP’s board
Former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts has joined the board of ad agency holding company WPP, owner of such shops as Ogilvy, Wunderman Thompson, Grey, Kantar and Mindshare.
Gucci names inaugural class of Gucci North America Changemakers Scholars to give leg-up to fashion-career aspirants
Italian fashion label Gucci has announced the inaugural 2020 class of Gucci North America Changemakers Scholars as part of its $1.5 million scholarship program to help financially strapped undergraduates pursue a career in fashion.
How can beauty brands fuse the physical/digital connection post-pandemic?
As retail stores begin to reopen, many cosmetics companies face a brave new world of how to sell products that once relied so heavily on close-up personal interactions.
Call for nominations: Luxury Women to Watch 2021
Even as more women ascend the decision-making ranks at luxury marketers amid the current healthcare crisis, work needs to be done to attract them to C-suite and key marketing, retail, media and digital positions in a business that shows resilience and long-term focus in good times and bad.