Reliance in talks with Versace to acquire Indian franchisee business

Reliance brands is in talks with Italian Luxury Fashion company Versace, to take over the latter’s Indian franchisee rights. According to media reports, Reliance is also signing a deal with Valentino to sell luxury products in India and move a step forward towards top-end brands portfolio. Reliance has been in talks with Valentino for more […]

Dior and Shawn Stussy collaborate for new collection

Shawn Stussy, the industry veteran has come forth to confirm a collaboration with Dior, a French luxury goods company. The French label’s Homme artistic director Kim Jones spoke to WWD and confirmed his role in setting up the new collab with Stussy. The veteran has re-emerged after his fashion retirement to design a variety of […]

Uniqlo introduces 2nd store in Gurugram

The Japanese casual wear retailer Uniqlo launched its second store in India at DLF Cyberhub in Gurugram on Thursday after its debut launch in October at Ambience Mall Vasant Kunj. The 12,200 square feet store features Uniqlo lifewear clothing for people from all walks of life and carries values of simplicity, quality and longevity. It […]

L’Oréal invests in Canadian Skincare group Functionalab

The French personal care and beauty conglomerate L’Oréal has strengthened its foothold in professional skincare market by investing in the Canadian group Functionalab. Earlier in 2005, the beauty giant entered the marketplace with the brand SkinCeuticals, whose distribution will be extended to all Dermapure clinics. Commenting on the investment, Brigitte Liberman, L’Oréal President Active Cosmetics […]