Max Kibardin is ready to take on America - After a year at the creative helm of Bruno Magli, the designer and his team are preparing to make a major stateside push with the 76-year-old brand.From relaunching the women's division to crafting a new retail concept and tweaking the brand's logo, Kibardin has revamped the label from top to bottom. The i...

È terminata la missione a New York dei 16 brand Italiani che hanno aderito alla prima edizione di Ftl Moda let's work America!, iniziativa organizzata da Ilaria Niccolini Production con Erik Rosete Los Angeles e con Studio del Vecchio, Camera di Commercio Milano, Promos, Network Globale e sponsorizzata, fra gli altri, da Vivienne Westwood.  ...

by Meghan Morris   A Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta sold for $38.1 million in California, setting a record for a car sold at auction globally.   The 1962 red two-seat coupe was estimated to sell for $30 million to $40 million at yesterday's Bonhams auction in Carmel. Before the sale, Robert Brooks, Bonhams chairman, had expected the price...

di Stefano Micelli   A metà dicembre si è concluso a Roma il roadshow di Eccellenze in digitale, il progetto promosso da Google, Unioncamere e Symbola per sensibilizzare la piccola impresa italiana alle potenzialità della rete.   Il tour ha messo in evidenza progetti e iniziative in tanti territori italiani, consegnando ai promotori a...

La manager più in vista di un marchio della moda universalmente noto come Dolce & Gabbana. È stata lei ad aprire il grande negozio sulla Fifth Avenue, il flagship store, e poi a lanciare le boutique di Toronto, Chicago, Aspen e Boston. Una vita sotto i riflettori, immersa nel mondo delle celebrity della moda e dello spettacolo.   Federic...

by Giovanna Mancini   This year could be an important one for Italian furniture exports, which should grow by 5% taking a step back towards pre-crisis levels.    The conditions are just right: the strengthening of the dollar against the euro, driving sales not just in the United States, but also in the many other international ma...

by Barbara & Bill Schaffer There is big news at Fiat this summer -- literally -- as Fiat rolls out the 500X adding a seventh model to the Italian/American brand in a new larger size. The Fiat 500X is also the first Fiat crossover adding a whole new dimension to the brand's lineup.   Developed from the same basic platform, drivetrain and...

by Stephen Edelstein   Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] is set to spin off Ferrari, with plans to list it on the New York Stock Exchange later this year, but the legendary brand will remain an Italian company regardless of how the sale goes, FCA says.   While most shares will remain with current FCA shareholders, there are plans...

Incrementare la quota di export delle piccole e medie imprese agroalimentari italiane attraverso accordi con le catene commerciali e contrastare la diffusione dell'Italian sounding in Canada e Stati Uniti attraverso una poderosa campagna di comunicazione sul vero made in Italy. È l'obiettivo della campagna di promozione del cibo 100% italiano promo...

What comes to mind when you hear the words "New Mexico?" Perhaps it's Mexican food, or chili ristras, or Southwest adobe style – in short, something to do with Hispanic heritage. But not for Rosalba Maniaci who, since 2009, has served as Corrispondente Consolare for the Italian Consulate of Los Angeles. Instead when Rosalba thinks "New Mexico," she...