The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency filed a complaint against VF Corp, owner of the North Face brand, claiming that more than 70 styles of shoes advertised as bacteria-killing by the company had not been registered with the agency.
The New York businessman, owner of multiple fashionable hotels in Los Angeles, New York and Miami, André Balazs is featuring in Brioni’s campaign this winter. He wears the “power suit” from the Italian tailors in a series of images from Nathaniel Goldberg.
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton said that a Paris tribunal found eBayliable for brand counterfeiting, and ordered the Internet auction and retail company to pay the French luxury brand 80,000 euros (72,359 pounds).
The information portal FashionMag.com has launched an Arabic version for its site for the Middle East and North Africa. Further, the Arabic newsletter will be sent out each Wednesday from 15 September 2009.
Versace is carrying out a reorganization of its American subsidiary. The Italian house has entrusted the direction of the branch to Michele Sodi who will from now be responsible for the growth and development of Versace products in the USA.