Analysis: Out of fashion: Gucci faces a daunting task to replace the top designer

PARIS. The abrupt departure from Gucci of Alessandro Michele, the extravagant designer who was a favorite of Harry Styles and Lady Gaga, adds pressure on owner Kering as he faces slowing revenue growth at the Italian fashion house. News of the creative director’s departure after seven years comes as Kering seeks to reinvigorate the label, … Read more

Analysis: Out of fashion: Gucci faces a daunting task to replace the top designer

PARIS. The abrupt departure from Gucci of Alessandro Michele, the extravagant designer who was a favorite of Harry Styles and Lady Gaga, adds pressure on owner Kering as he faces slowing revenue growth at the Italian fashion house. News of the creative director’s departure after seven years comes as Kering seeks to reinvigorate the label, … Read more