The famous Florentine luxury retailer has finalized the sale of a 40% stake to Italian investment fund Style Capital. Founder Andrea Panconesi, has retained his role as president, while Alessandra Rossi has become CEO.
On October 20, the British luxury e-tailer is launching There Was One, a womenswear line of high-end, sustainable essentials developed with New Guards Group, the parent company of Palm Angels and Heron Preston.
There are eight more young fashion trainees to watch out for. Yoox Net-A-Porter and The Prince’s Foundation have unveiled the new intake of young artisans for the second edition of their The Modern Artisan project.
Renzo Rosso’s fashion group has recently appointed Marita Spera as chief public affairs and corporate communication officer. The Italian executive, formerly with YNAP, has a wealth of international experience.
Italian luxury e-tailer YNAP has expanded its Net Sustain edit of consciously crafted fashion and beauty and introduced a dynamic shopping experience to make sustainable products more visible and easier to navigate.