NYFW SS22: Michael Kors serves up laid-back glamour
Michael Kors presented his spring/summer 2022 collection live from the heart of Central Park at Tavern on the Green in New York showcasing his take on urban romance with sleek, streamlined feminine silhouettes. “I think we’re all ready to focus on the simple, powerful pleasures of love - romantic love, love for one another, love for the places...
Sep. 13, 2021
Former Coach boss named new CEO of Capri Holdings, Michael Kors
Capri Holdings has announced that Joshua Schulman is the new CEO of Michael Kors, effective immediately, and will take on the role of group CEO from September 2022. Schulman joins the luxury fashion group from Tapestry, where he was president and CEO of the Coach brand from 2017 to 2020. Prior to that, he spent five years at Neiman Marcus Group,...
Aug. 24, 2021
New Balance sues Michael Kors for similar 'N' mark on its shoes
New Balance has filed a trademark lawsuit against Michael Kors for infringing its ‘N’ mark. The sportswear giant has used the letter N in its branding since the 1970s, which it states is a clear identifier of a New Balance design. In its filing the company said: “The designs may vary slightly, but an N has appeared on the side of nearly all New...
Aug. 16, 2021
Michael Kors releases MK40 Reissue Capsule for 40th anniversary
To celebrate his 40th anniversary, Michael Kors has released a special MK40 Reissue Capsule featuring QR code technology that directs customers to a microsite to find out more about the piece, including archival photos, anecdotes, and videos. The 15-piece capsule, which was unveiled during the designersautumn/winter 2021 catwalk showin Times...
Aug. 12, 2021
Michael Kors and Versace parent Capri Holdings raises revenue forecast
Versace and Michael Kors parent Capri Holdings Ltd on Friday raised its annual revenue forecast from 5.2 billion dollars to 5.3 bn dollars. The US-based conglomerate navigated the pandemic like most luxury giants, seeing a positive growth in sales of its accessories and ready-to-wear collections at the start of 2021. The company said revenue was...
Jul. 30, 2021
Capri Holdings narrows losses, upbeat on recovery
Michael Kors parent company Capri Holdings managed to narrow its losses in the fourth quarter of the year despite revenue remaining flat, as revenue for all three of its luxury houses beat expectations. The luxury fashion group, which also owns brands Jimmy Choo and Versace, reported a net loss of 183 million dollars for the three months ended...
May 27, 2021
Michael Kors to present live catwalk show during NYFW
Designer Michael Kors has announced that he will present his spring/summer 2022 collection with a live, in-person catwalk show during New York Fashion Week in September. Kors said in a statement that he wanted to “support” this September’s NYFW and will present his Michael Kors Collection on September 10 at 10am. A location for the show has not...
May 26, 2021
Video: Michael Kors 2021 summer collection
In this video, American fashion brand Michael Kors has released its 2021 summer collection campaign featuring model Bella Hadid. Watch the video below. Video: Michael Kors via YouTube
May 25, 2021
Michael Kors names president of EMEA
Capri Holdings Limited has named Robin Gendron as president of Michael Kors EMEA, effective June 1. Gendron, who has been with Michael Kors for more than 15 years, started in the company’s Montreal office, then moving to the US as the vice president of footwear sales. He subsequently moved to London to lead wholesale and merchandising for the...
May 24, 2021
Michael Kors celebrates 40th anniversary with homage to Broadway
Designer Michael Kors, a fan of the theatre, turned the lights on Broadway to celebrate his 40th anniversary with an autumn/winter 2021 show. Staged in the heart of Midtown under the lights of the Shubert Theater with a musical soundtrack performance by singer-songwriter and composer Rufus Wainwright, models including Naomi Campbell and Helena...
Apr. 21, 2021
Michael Kors parent Capri Holdings names new chief information officer
Michael Kors parent Capri Holdings has named Alejandro Martinez-Galindo as the group’s new chief information officer (CIO), effective March 8. Martinez-Galindo has held executive roles across various industries including retail, automotive and pharmaceutical. Most recently, he was CIO at Walgreens, where he spearheaded a comprehensive...
Mar. 3, 2021
Video: Michael Kors’ spring/summer 2020 fashion show
In this video, Michael Kors presents his spring/summer 2020 collection at New York Fashion Week by Karl Anderson Jr. Watch the full fashion show below. Source: FF Channel via YouTube Photo credit: Michael Kors, Facebook
Nov. 4, 2020