Menswear is rarely out of the news these days whether itâ€™s shows being cancelled or dedicated stores opening. But it all means one thing: this is a sector on a giant growth curve.
Former Alexander McQueen CEO Jonathan Akeroyd has been appointed CEO at Versace succeedingÂ Gian Giacomo Ferraris who joined the Italian house in 2009.
Schools will be able to begin teaching the first ever fashion A Level course from September next year with the first students taking the exam in 2019. The new course aims to give students a firm grounding in fashion design, history and business to prepare them for jobs in the growing sector.
Burberry has posted a dip in revenue and profits for the 2016 financial year and has unveiled an â€śambitious three-yearâ€ť plan to drive growth, improve productivity and cut costs.
Cannes is as much a fashion festival as a film one whether celebs are treading the red carpet, arriving at Nice Airport or strolling down the Croisette.