PARIS - LVMH has hired Ian Rogers, an Apple Inc iTunes senior director, to be its new head of digital, as part of the luxury group's drive to more fully embrace the Internet.
* Hermes keeps mid-term sales growth target (Adds detail, share price performance, analyst comment)
* H1 sales up 10 pct, only 2 pct at constant currencies (Recasts with comments from conference call)
FRANKFURT, Aug 15 - German fashion house Hugo Boss will expand its presence in China, key shareholder Gaetano Marzotto said in an interview in newspaper Welt am Sonntag.
LONDON - Designers from around the world played with the vibrant hues and striking patterns of the African wax print fabric known as Ankara on the runways of London's African Fashion Week last weekend.
LONDON - German fashion house Hugo Boss said Chinese tourists flocking to Europe helped sales rise more than expected in the second quarter.
* Chinese overtake Russians as its top customer group in Europe
NEW YORK - A New York judge has narrowed the scope of a $100 million defamation lawsuit filed by billionaire hedge fund manager Louis Bacon against Canadian fashion designer Peter Nygård, part of a bitter dispute over neighboring properties they own in the Bahamas.
PARIS - American fashion designer Alexander Wang is expected to leave the creative leadership of Kering's Balenciaga to focus on developing his eponymous brand, a source close to the matter said on Wednesday.
PARIS, July 29 - American fashion designer Alexander Wang is expected to leave the creative leadership of Kering's Balenciaga to focus on developing his eponymous brand, a source close to the matter said on Wednesday.