Fédération president Ralph Toledano explains the thinking behind Paris’ first digital fashion weeks to FashionNetwork.com

Few executives have more experience in fashion than Ralph Toledano, which is why we caught up with him for a discussion about the unprecedented online seasons which begin on Monday in Paris. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL NEWS:

This designer held a digital runway show while the fashion industry is on hold — Mashable Originals

Anifa Mvuemba used 3D models and animation for her Hanifa fashion show while COVID-19 shut down the fashion industry. Read more… More about Tech, Mashable Video, Fashion Show, 3d Animation, and Mashable Originals Tech ENTERTAINMENT DEAL UPDATE:

Signet names new chief digital officer to support accelerated transformation efforts

The international jewelry retailer announced on Friday that it has appointed Rebecca Wooters as its new chief digital officer, as the company doubles down on its online transformation plans in the wake of Covid-19. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL … Read more…

Space NK neighbourhood stores to open before city centres, digital services to stay

Space NK’s reopenings could take some time and key stores in central London are likely to remain shut for the foreseeable future. Instead, reopening high street stores near upmarket residential areas will be the focus. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL … Read more…

Op-ed: Digital taxes are an even bigger threat to the US economy during the pandemic

Increased international taxes on U.S. companies will make America’s own economic recovery more difficult, and looting our tax base will make an already troubling fiscal situation worse, writes former Trump administration economic advisor Clete Willems. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best … Read more…

Must Read: How Fashion Has Embraced Digital From Lockdown, What’s Next for Bergdorf Goodman?

These are the stories making headlines on Thursday. How fashion has embraced digital from lockdown — and what that means moving forwardThe fashion industry is slowly starting to reopen in some countries, but many are still living — and trying … Read more…

Must Read: How Fashion Has Embraced Digital From Lockdown, What’s Next for Bergdorf Goodman?

These are the stories making headlines on Thursday. How fashion has embraced digital from lockdown — and what that means moving forwardThe fashion industry is slowly starting to reopen in some countries, but many are still living — and trying … Read more…

Alessandro Michele calls for reformulation of fashion season; and says Gucci will stage digital show in Milan in July, but not in September

One day after Alessandro Michele, creative director of Gucci, revealed on Instagram that the brand would in future stage only two shows per year, the designer called for a reformulation of the fashion calendar.  News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL … Read more…

Must Read: Instagram Makes a Play for Digital Fashion Shows, Facebook Launches Its Own Shopping Platform

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Instagram wants to become the go-to platform for digital fashion showsWith fashion shows looking increasingly unlikely in 2020, the race is on to capture the industry’s attention with a digital … Read more…

French fashion federation sets up grant scheme to boost labels’ digital capabilities

The scheme, from France’s women’s ready-to-wear federation, is backed by France’s industry development body Defi. Some 70 brands and retailers will receive grants and have priority access to 20 service providers. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL OFFER: