Tiffany is opening a Blue Box Cafe inside its infamous Midtown Manhattan store. It also recently introduced a home collection made of essentials such as silver can tins, blue “paper” cups and ping pong table tennis essentials with an average price probably close to a trip to the Maldives. In principle all of this can … Leggi tutto

It’s been recently announced that Sidney Toledano, CEO at Dior for the last 20 years, will guide the group niche fashion brands and Pietro Beccari will replace him at Diorc2qq2. Pierre-Yves Roussel, engaged to fashion lady Tory Burch will become advisor to Bernard Arnault. 10 key learnings from these news useful for fashion managers. 1. … Leggi tutto

Alain Passard is a 3 star Michelin chef since the last 20 years. He started his restaurant as a “rotisserie”, fully dedicated to meat. One day he decided to turn to vegetables, starting his own vegetable garden and working as a passionate chef on a brand new chapter that astonished food critics and clients. He … Leggi tutto

Tiffany will open two pop up stores for the Christmas season in two landmark New York locations: Grand Central Station and Rockerfeller Center. Cartier transformed the small temporary store they opened when the flagship on the 5th avenue was under renovation in a retail destination. Bulgari re-opened in style its flagship store on the 5th … Leggi tutto

If rumors are true, Burberry will soon tap Phoebe Philo as its creative director. We previously spoke about her joining Chanel. She could be the perfect fit there but even more at Burberry. Phoebe Philo is the coolest British designer who recently developed a unique style and a very strong link with contemporary women. Joining … Leggi tutto

Karl Lagerfeld is at the helm of the French legendary brand since 1983, he’s a legendary designer who left an indelible trademark in the fashion industry. He works for Chanel and Fendi as well as for his eponymous contemporary brand. There will come a time when changes will have to happen at Chanel as well … Leggi tutto

Rumors raised last year about Phoebe Philo leaving Celine are becoming more intense. Very likely the February 2018 show will be the last at Celine for the uber cool designer. Celine, thanks to Phoebe Philo, developed a very feminine yet conceptual Brand style. Sharp and chic. Beautiful accessories from bags to shows to eyeglasses, very … Leggi tutto

Richemont is a specialist in luxury watches and jewelry with a touch of apparel and accessories. A group focused on luxury (strategy, positioning, management) which succeeded in managing the turnaround and relaunch of a cool brand such as Chloé. Chloé employed renown creative directors such as Martine Sitbon, Karl Lagerfeld and launched fashion stars such … Leggi tutto

Loro Piana is an amazing Italian brand recently bought by LVMH.  Despite the acquisition it’s still a sleeping beauty. It’s a brand that made of excellence, style and discretion its trademark. Famous for cashmere, it’s been overtaken in terms of growth and visibility and market appreciation by Brunello Cucinelli, a brand founded recently and without … Leggi tutto

It is amazing how Apple devices are considered cool despite the fact they aren’t the most innovative technologically speaking compared to competitors Huawei and Samsung. It’s a cool (and not perfect) product vs commodities. Emotions and storytelling of successful and empowered people are the key success factors of this legendary brand. It just should continue … Leggi tutto