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„The Schwarz Group, which includes the Kaufland and Lidl retail chains, was able to close the 2022 financial year with very good figures despite inflation. With its more than 575,000 employees, the company achieved total sales of 154.1 billion euros, an increase of 15.4 per cent compared to the previous year. The company’s online sales amounted to 1.9 billion euros and exceeded the previous year’s figure The number of shops increased by 400 to around 13,700.
„British online fashion retailer ASOS posts a 14% fall in third quarter sales, while core profits rise by over £20 million. The company maintains its forecasts for the second half of the year and shares rise 14%.
ASOS maintains its guidance for adjusted EBIT of £40-60 million for the second half of the year.“““
Fashion highlights of Pitti in Florence: small belts and sets
Ecom brands takes over German bag label Oak25
Calida Group struggles with high inflation and geopolitical insecurities. The group looses turnover in the first half of the year and separates itself from the newly acquired brand Erlich Textil.
It’s done. On 20/6/2023, the men’s spring-summer 2024 show took place on the Pont neuf in Paris. Pharrell Williams closed his debut show for Louis Vuitton in a suit with a digitised Damoflage motif, paying tribute to Paris:
„Trigema and the Düsseldorf streetwear label Live Fast Die Young (LFDY) are launching a joint capsule. So very different at first glance , the two companies also share common values.
The collection, which is produced by Trigema in Germany, consists of 13 pieces: tracksuits, hoodies, vests and accessories such as socks. The high quality standards of LFDY’s oversized look meet the classic Trigema colours of red, white, blue and black.
The joint collection will be available from 10 June in the LFDY online shop as well as the flagships in Hamburg, Cologne and Berlin.“
Diesel is opening its first shop for the 1DR bag in Milan. The space is adjacent to the Diesel flagship store in San Babila and is set to stay open for a year. Conceived as an immersive environment, it is designed to be experienced as a multi-sensory art concept rather than a traditional retail shop. A limited edition of thirty 1DR bags – each different – will be available exclusively at the San Babila store.
Onygo, Concept of the Deichmann Group, opens a 195m2 store in the Riem Arcaden in Munich.
the fashion and beauty brands that are still looking for new ways to connect with their customers and reach new audiences. 📅 The first ever Metaverse Beauty Week, taking place from 12-17 June across multiple platforms including Roblox, Decentraland and Spatial. Lush, Neutrogena, Glossybox, Clementine, Cosnova, Lottie London, Flannels, The Immersive Kind, The Fabricant and Valdé Beauty are among the brands participating in the event. 🕹 Visitors can try out beauty games, take part in hair styling masterclasses, benefit from tips and tricks and discover numerous cosmetics in NFT form.
„RED-EYE Metazine x Fashion Film Festival Milano from 12-19.6.2023: Pioneering the world’s first fashion film festival in the metaverse.
participants had to register on the website Spatial.io and create their avatars. The Cinema was a virtual auditorium where competition films could be viewed, while the Winners Lounge became a lively centre for the announcement of this year’s winners. The twin 3D digital trophies designed by Fornasetti added a touch of prestige and innovation to the awards ceremony. This collaboration between FFFMilano and with RED-EYE metazine ensures that the festival remains at the forefront of cultural innovation, offering audiences an immersive and transformative experience that combines the worlds of fashion, film and digital technology.“
This bag is a joke. It measures 657 x 222 x 700 micrometres, could be pushed through the hole of a sewing needle and is completely functionless given its size. It was invented by the New York artist collective Mschf,
Under the magnifying glass, the true beauty of the neon green 3D miniature object realised by a biotechnology company made of synthetic resin is revealed. It was modelled on the „“““OnTheGo““““ handbag model by Louis Vuitton – and even has small logos added. „““
„““For the 18th time, Heidi Klum chooses her „“Topmodel““ – and for the first time a candidate whose measurements do not correspond to the catwalk standard 90-60-90 wins.
A plus-size candidate is the winner of „“Germany’s Next Topmodel““: . It is the first time that Klum has chosen a curvy model as the winner of her casting show.I think it is good that Klum is now focusing on more diversity in the casting show.Even if it is of course a planned and cleverly contrived marketing measure. “
The „Fendi Roma“ logo and FF motif can be found in the Fendi Active Basketball Capsule in the form of college lettering on jerseys, T-shirts and shorts to tracksuits made of lightweight functional fabric.The cheapest item costs 90€. Sounds cheap? For socks, yes. But otherwise: a basketball hoop for 7,900€, the ball for 890€ and a black hoodie for 1000€. Sneakers around 800€ If you want to wear Fendi and casually stroll through the city in your basketball outfit, you have to bring some money with you.