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.
‘Very Ralph’, the documentary on the 50-year career of the US fashion and culture icon, was released on HBO on November 12 and in France on November 16, with an advance screening in Paris for 100 selected guests.