Tod's continues to make top management changes
Tod’s is entering a new phase in its management, after the exit of CEO Umberto Macchi di Celllere and the appointment of a new General Manager. Last week Tod’s SpA announced the shakeup, with di Cellere exiting after four years and Chairman Diego Della Valle and brother Andre Della Valle to take up the position. A new General Manager has now...
Oct 15, 2021
Polimoda Master in Bag Design students showcase work in collaboration with Tod's
Ten students of the Master in Bag Design at Polimoda are presenting the designs of their bags in an exhibition. The students created luxury Italian leather handbags during the past 9 months for their final projects. The colorful prototypes are being showcased in Villa Favard's gilded hallway. All the leather bags were made in Polimoda's...
Oct 13, 2021
Video: Tod's SS22 collection
In this video, fashion label Tod's has presented its SS22 collection at Milano Fashion Week (MFW). Watch the video below. Do you want to see more clothing collections? Click here to view theFashionUnited Marketplace. Video: Tod’s via YouTube Photo credit: Tod's, Facebook
Oct 11, 2021
Tod's reports strong H1 sales, narrows losses
Luxury Italian group Tod’s has reported a 55.1 percent increase in sales in the first half of the year as its losses narrowed. The group, which as well as its namesake label also owns brands Fay, Hogan and Roger Vivier, saw sales increase to 398.4 million euros in the six months to June 30 compared to 256.9 million euros a year earlier. But that...
Sep 9, 2021
Video: Tod's SS22 menswear collection
In this video, luxury brand Tod's has presented its SS22 menswear collection at Milan Men's Fashion Week (MFW). Watch the video below. Video: Fashion Feed via YouTube
Jul 13, 2021
Tod's appoints new chief marketing and communications officer
Michele Giacalone, former KCD Paris managing director, has been named Tod’s new chief marketing and communications officer. Giacalone will be based in Milan and will to Carlo Alberto Berreta, Tod’s general manager. Giacalone spent a decade at KCD where his client list included luxury brands like Balmain and Maison Margiela. His resume also...
May 27, 2021
LVMH raises stake in Tod's
Luxury conglomerate LVMH is raising its stake in Tod’s to 10 percent. In a statement, Tod’s said that LVMH would buy a 6.8 percent stake from Tod’s founder and chairman Diego Della Valle. LVMH chairman Bernard Arnault already owned a 3.2 percent stake in Tod’s. “Through this transaction, the 20-year friendship between the Arnault and Della Valle...
Apr 23, 2021
LVMH increases stake in Tod’s as “friendly support”
The world’s largest luxury group has reinforced a “twenty-five years friendship” through a raised stake at Italian shoemaker Tod’s. LVMH’s shareholding in Tod’s will go from 3.2 percent to 10 percent. On Thursday, Tod’s said in a statement that LVMH would buy a 6.8 percent stake from Tod’s founder and Chairman Diego Della Valle. LVMH, led by...
Apr 23, 2021
Chiara Ferragni appointed to Tod's board
Tod’s Group has appointed influencer and Fashion Month front row regular Chiara Ferragni to its board of directors. “Chiara’s knowledge of the world of young people will certainly be extremely valuable,” said Diego Della Valle, chairman of the group, to WWD. “Together, we will try to build solidarity and support projects for those in need,...
Apr 9, 2021
Tod's Q1 sales hit by coronavirus
In the first quarter, consolidated sales at Tod’s S.p.A., were 152.8 million euros (164.8 million dollars), down 29.4 percent from Q1 2019, also due to the very prudent approach used for deliveries to both the distribution channels. The company said in a statement, currency fluctuations gave a small positive contribution; at constant exchange...
May 14, 2020
Annual overview: Musical chairs of creative directors in 2019
The rotating door of creative directors continues. In 2019 it was another busy year comings and goings in the fashion industry. FashionUnited created an overview of the most shocking changes of the year in case you missed it. January - Bruno Sialelli new creative director of Lanvin The new owner of Lanvin, the Chinese conglomerate Fosun...
Dec 31, 2019
Tod's posts 4 percent revenue drop in the first nine months
Tod’s SpA sales for the first nine months of 2019 were 677.7 million euros (748.7 million dollars), down 4 percent from the same period of 2018. Retail revenues for the period totalled 466.5 million euros and represented 70 percent of the group’s turnover. In the third quarter, this channel grew by 8 percent, driven by the sound double-digit...
Nov 8, 2019