London - In the wake of revelations concerning the sexual predatory behavior from the likes of Harvey Weinstein, Louis CK and Jeffrey Tambor, creative industries around the globe are waking up and ta

London - With the end of 2017 a few weeks away, retailers and brands are already busy planning their future stock. 2017 may have seen its fair share of trends emerge, but what will the year 2018 have

London - Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has cancelled an upcoming speech at the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition (IACC) following the susp

What will the store of tomorrow look like? Although it is clear that the digital world changing the way consumers shop, new technologies, such as augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), are

Milan Fashion Week kicks off Wednesday with luxury giants from Versace to Prada sharing the stage with hot up-and-comers from Asia. Gucci opens six days of catwalk creativity, following earlier fashi

While there is no denying the mind blowing star power of Kering's Gucci, which posted a 49 percent sales growth last year, it has been dethroned as Kering's fastest growing brand. That crown now belo

While Apple, Google and Amazon are once again the world’s most valuable brands, luxury labels were the biggest stars on this year’s Best Global Brands ranking, unveiled today by brand con

Gucci's new creative director Alessandro Michele unveiled a veritable feast of beanies and flouncy, nipple-flashing outfits as Milan fashion week started with a bee-themed bang on Wednesday. It was

You’re staring down the final year of your degree. Mentally, you fast forward to the graduation ceremony as you toss your cap in the air, filled with brio and possibility. Then you’ll be

London - Chanel has topped a luxury brands report based on social mentions and intensity of consumer sentiment, with the French fashion house coming up most frequently from 80 countries and 700 milli

Does Gucci have the potential to become bigger than Louis Vuitton? Judging by its latest sales figures, which surpassed the six billion mark, LVMH may not hold the crown for long. No wonder Fran&cced

Fashion and faith make unlikely bedfellows yet we continue to find them huddled in next to each other fighting for control of the blankets. In Gucci’s Fall 2018 show, Alessandro Michele sent tu

Dior led Paris fashion week on a sensual dance Monday with a spectacular show woven around a new modern dance piece by choregrapher Sharon Eyal to kick off the nine-day extravaganza. Icily restr

London - It is an undeniable fact that women are the driving force behind the fashion industry and make up the majority of the driving force. Which is why a number of fashion companies have launched

Muscular, classically chiseled male models are a dying breed as men are ever more chosen for thinness, even androgyny, in a fashion world playing with the notion of gender. It only takes looking back

In 2009 when Lindsay Lohan was named creative director of French fashion house Emanuel Ungaro, celebrities moonlighting as fashion designers hadn't yet reached its peak. Brands had been looking to fi

London - With Paris Fashion Week for Spring/Summer ‘18 come to an end, the four main international women’s wear ready to wear Fashion Weeks have officially closed. As the industry’s

Legendary actress Faye Dunaway is the face of Gucci's latest campaign celebrating the Sylvie bag. The 77-year-old showcases the highly coveted piece in a Hollywood Hills set shoot, in which she is s

The world's top fashion brands are doing some serious courting of social media-savvy youngsters, with Italy's Fendi the latest to unveil a hip website designed for millennials. The Roman fashion hous

It's not too often that there is a face-off between a fast-fashion brand and a major luxury brand over trademark. However, Forever 21 and Gucci are locked in a heated battle over trademark. After sen

Businesses from France and Italy dominate Deloitte’s annual list of Top 100 luxury goods companies once again. The latest report covers the luxury goods sector in fiscal year 2016 (ending on J

Although Alessandro Michele has just been at the creative helm of Gucci for 10 brief months, his vision has had a tremendous effect on Gucci. However, given his background at the Italian fashion hous

Menswear or womenswear -- who cares? Genderless fashion is the buzzword for many of today's top designers, highlighted at London Fashion Week by a string of androgynous touches on the catwalks. From

Italian king of fashion Giorgio Armani brought back the skirt-trouser combo Monday with an autumn-winter 2017 show that wound up Milan fashion week with his trademark elegance. Black ankle-length

Counterfeiting is much more than the fake Louis Vuitton and Gucci bags we see on market corners during summer holidays. The Global Brand Counterfeiting Report 2018 estimates that the losses suffered

Italian luxury fashion house Gucci under the Kering umbrella said on Thursday that it targets to surpass a sales figure of 10 billion euros (11.8 billion dollars) in annual sales and replace LVMH&rsq

Gucci has announced the launch of their DIY (Do It Yourself) service that will enable customers to personalize selected products. The first phase of this new program was launched on May 25 in Milan a

Gucci has announced a new organizational structure effective March 1, 2018 in a bid to expand its growing global business, reports WWD. The new structure will see four new areas namely merchandising

Italian fashion house Gucci is to go fur-free from next year and will be auctioning off all of its remaining animal fur items, the label’s president and chief executive Marco Bizzarri announce

Gucci Ghost is arguably still having its moment, but Gucci is already on to its next artist collaboration. The luxury Italian fashion house has teamed up with British artist Helen Downie, otherwise k