• Furla names Giorgio Presca as new CEO

    7 days ago - By Fashion United

    Image: Furla, Giorgio Presca
    Italian luxury brand Furla has announced the appointment of Giorgio Presca as the group's new chief executive officer, effective immediately.
    Presca will succeed COO Devis Bassetto, who temporarily held the position of CEO since April, following the exit of Mauro Sabatini.
    Presca joins the Bologna-based company with 30 years of fashion industry experience.
    He most recently served as CEO of Clarks, prior to which he held the same position at Golden Goose, Geox and Citizens of Humanity.
    Additionally, he has also worked in executive positions for a number of...
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  • Barneys New York reincarnates as a beauty brand

    7 days ago - By Fashion United

    Image: Barneys New York Beauty
    Barneys New York has been reincarnated as a beauty brand. Parent company Authentic Brands Group partnered with Korean-based lifestyle company Gloent Group to launch a line of skincare. Fragrance, hair and body care, cosmetics and wellness are expected to expand the range categories.
    The beauty range will launch in October at new website barneys-beauty.com, in addition to premium retailers and marketplaces globally including Saks.com in the fourth quarter of this year.
    When Barneys filed for its second bankruptcy in 2019, its assets were sold to ABG, a...
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