Hugo Boss and Safilo, a leading eyewear company, have announced an early renewal of their license agreement. The contract will see Safilo design, produce and distribute Hugo Boss eyewear until 2020, including its BOSS Black, BOSS Orange and Hugo spectacles and sunglasses collections. Claus-Dietrich […]

Not only is the fashion industry one of the world's greatest environments to work in, it is also an industry in which you can become very rich. The FashionUnited Top200 most wealthiest fashion professionals lists 200 people who have made at least 70 million US$ up to 41 billion US$ while working in […]

Net-A-Porter Group Limited, the global online luxury fashion retailer, has acquired the Chinese discounted, members’ only luxury e-tailer Shouke.com, and has confirmed that it will be integrated into the company. The acquisition forms the first phase of the luxury retailers emergence into the Chinese […]

Collective Brands Performance + Lifestyle Group announced the appointment of Rick Blackshaw as president of the Keds brand. Blackshaw has extensive footwear experience with brands including Converse, Timberland, and the former division of Reebok, Avia, and most recently served as vice president and […]

January is the month for the annual World's Top 100 Most Valuable Luxury Brand awards, organized by the World Luxury Association in Beijing. Dubbed as the "Luxury Oscar Awards", the association aims to bring together the top 100 luxury brands in such diverse fields as aircraft, yachts, cars, jewelry, […]

Wellington boot maker Hunter has a new controlling shareholder after an undisclosed investment by private equity group Searchlight Capital Partners. Existing shareholders will retain a stake. Despite financial terms weren’t announced, Hunter Boot Limited, the UK manufacturer of the iconic Wellington […]