Italys Luxury Resort Retail Business Is in Full Bloom

MILAN — Meet them at the beach. That might be the mantra that luxury and fashion brands are repeating this summer. Surely, the resort retail business is having a golden moment in Italy, one of the most attractive countries for

Italian cable car crash kills at least 13, injures three

ROME (Reuters) -At least 13 people died and three were seriously injured on Sunday when a cable car linking Italy’s Lake Maggiore with a nearby mountain in the Alps plunged 20 metres to the ground, local officials and rescuers said.Police

Brunello Cucinelli Stands by 10-Year Plan

MILAN — Brunello Cucinelli is taking Mario Draghi’s words to heart. Cucinelli revealed that he is setting up a vaccination center at Parco Solomeo, in the medieval hamlet the designer has restored and that is home to the company’s headquarters, quoting

Mattec Waves the Flag for Made in Italy Production

MILAN — No fashion brand would deny the value of providing customers with an in-store experience. “It takes only a few seconds to be pleased by what you see in a store or, on the contrary, be dissatisfied and choose

Italian Luxury Retailers Get Digital Push

The year just ended has been significantly challenging for the fashion retail industry, which had to deal with multiple lockdowns and consequently with piles of unsold merchandise. But in 2020 Italy’s top luxury stores made significant investments that, in the

Italy clears rescue ship to bring 180 migrants to Sicily

Ocean Viking allowed to dock in Sicily on Monday after being stranded at sea with 180 people rescued in late June. A humanitarian rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean for days has “finally” received instructions to sail to an Italian

Italy says it may take migrants rescued in the Mediterranean

Fights and suicide bids on board Ocean Viking carrying 180 migrants had prompted declaration of a state of emergency. Italy is carrying out tests on 180 migrants rescued in the Mediterranean with a view to transferring them to a quarantine