Flore joins Burberry after almost a decade at Kering Group, where he was most recently chief executive officer of Brioni.
The company said that moving roles to Leeds would generate significant savings for the business by allowing Burberry to reduce its office space requirements in London.
New enhancements will include the creation of a “grand court,” a VIP lounge, concierge area, a sculptural floating stair, and improved lighting.
Partnering with Barneys, the British brand is selling a selection of pieces as they’re seen on the runway, doing away with the traditional fashion retail model.
Burberry’s new collection will be presented as part of London Fashion Week where both womenswear and menswear collections will be presented together for the first time.
Christopher Bailey will take on the new role of president and chief creative officer overseeing all elements of brand and design working in partnership with the new chief executive on company strategy and culture.
British fashion brand Burberry has announced a three-year strategy to drive revenue growth, improve productivity, and deliver cost savings as it continues to deal with a challenging environment for luxury goods.
Burberry has enlisted Oscar winner and Turner Prize-winning British director Steve McQueen to shoot its latest film campaign for the brand’s newly launched men’s fragrance, Mr. Burberry.
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Beginning in September 2016, Burberry will replace its current four-show calendar with two shows that will feature seasonless pieces that will be available for purchase immediately in-store and online.
Global luxury brand Burberry delivered underlying retail sales growth of 1 percent in the third quarter ending December 31.
British GQ has revealed its annual list of the 50 best-dressed men in Britain, with Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne (The Danish Girl, The Theory of Everything) taking the top spot for the second year in a row.
The British Fashion Awards were handed out on Monday, November 23 at the London Coliseum, where J.W. Anderson snagged both Outstanding Menswear and Womenswear Designer.
Burberry has announced plans to unify its Prorsum, London and Brit collections under a new single ‘Burberry’ label as well as develop a new state-of-the-art manufacturing and weaving facility in South Bank, Leeds.
An all-British cast of actors, musicians and models appears in “The Burberry Festive Film,” a brand-new three-minute film that can be seen across all Burberry platforms from now until the end of the year.
Burberry has announced that Leanne Wood and Fumbi Chima will be joining the company in November.
Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus, N.J. is adding nine new branded retailers between May and September: Burberry, Ferragamo, Hugo Boss, Longchamp, Michael Kors and Michael Kors Men, The North Face and Versace. The new stores are in addition to the mall’s Fashion District, a two-level, 55,000 sq. ft. expansion …
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Christopher Bailey, Burberry’s chief creative officer since 2009, officially added CEO to his title as former chief executive Angela Ahrendts leaves for Apple.