• In Pictures: Only the Brave launches charity bags

    One year ago - By Fashion United

    Only the Brave Foundation, the not-for-profit arm of fashion group OTB, has launched ‘A Special Bag', a collaboration of limited edition handbags designed by the different brand that makes up the group to support the emancipation of disadvantaged women.
    This is the first charity initiative of the Only The Brave Foundation that simultaneously involves Diesel, Maison Margiela, Marni, Paula
    Cademartori, Dsquared2 and Just Cavalli, and each bag has been designed using only and exclusively the textile waste of each respective brand.
    Arianna Alessi, director of Only The Brave Foundation said...
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  • Global Brands Group 1H Profit Boosted by Frye Sale

    Global Brands Group 1H Profit Boosted by Frye Sale

    One year ago - By WWD

    HONG KONG - Global Brands Group reported first-half net profit of $26 million, up from $1 million in the same prior-year period, boosted mainly by the sale of the intellectual property rights to bootmaker Frye.
    In the six months ended Sept. 30, the brand licensing and management company's top line fell 3.2 percent to $1.79 billion, which Global Brands Group said was due to the shift of retail buying toward the end of the year; anticipated cessation of the license for Quiksilver, the bankrupt surfwear brand, and the ending of the Coach footwear license, which was taken in-house.
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