COACH opens in Milan first store in Italy

Coach has opened its first store in Italy , in Milan’s luxury shopping district on Via Montenapoleone. The opening follows the brand’s expansion in key cities including Paris, London and New York, covering the global fashion capitals. The new store has been designed by Coach’s executive creative director, Stuart Vevers, in partnership with Studio Sofield. At 1,650sq ft, the space fuses existing historic architectural elements with the brand’s signature interior features. Hidden windows discovered during renovation were left uncovered and a glass elevator allows a flow of natural light. The store stocks the [...]

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Stella McCartney to open second store in Paris

Stella McCartney is opening its second store in Paris on rue Saint-Honoré, at the end of May. The brand already operates a store at Galerie de Valois, in the Jardins du Palais-Royal, as well as corners in the two major Paris department stores — Galeries Lafayette and Printemps. Consisting of a ground floor spanning 100 square metres, and a 1st floor of 120 square metres, the new space will stock the Stella McCartney women’s collection, with menswear exclusively stocked at Galerie de Valois. Located on 231 rue Saint-Honoré, the store [...]

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Rolex to sponsor The Oscars for the very first time

Rolex announces that it will be sponsoring the 89th Academy Awards for the very first time. Broadcast to be live on Oscars, on 26 February 2017 on the ABC Television Network. For the second consecutive year, Rolex will also be Exclusive Sponsor of the Oscars Greenroom. For decades, Rolex has been linked to the magical and wondrous world of cinema: from its presence in legendary films to its support for young film-makers through its philanthropic program, the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative. The history of Rolex is intertwined with [...]

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Saks Fifth Avenue to launch in India

SAKS FIFTH AVENUE is partnering with Aditya Birla Group to launch the first stores of the American department store in India, starting with New Delhi and Mumbai. The first Saks Fifth Avenue will likely open in New Delhi’s Aerocity, according to three people familiar with the development. Saks has appointed Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail as the India franchisee and the first outlet is expected to come up in Bharti Realty’s Worldmark 2, said one of the persons with direct knowledge of the negotiations. “Aditya Birla Group is in a [...]

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Jumeirah Group to double in size in the coming years

Since the 2004 inclusion of the hotel group into business collective Dubai Holdings, Jumeirah has shown continuous growth in a heavily competitive industry. Previously their projects were mainly located across the Middle Eastern and Asian markets, but these projected developments will see the company expand their reach into both Africa and Europe, with 3 and 1 projects respectively slated for opening before 2020. The European project will be modest, with a neat key-count of 76, while the total African key count over 3 hotels will be closer to 800. However, investment by the group in their key [...]

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