Italy's Adelio Lattuada, a leading glassworking machinery manufacturer, will be a gold level sponsor of the GPAD 2014 Glass Processing Automation Days in New Orleans, Louisiana, March 20-21, 2014 at the JW Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. GPAD is a two-day event to educate the glass companies on how advanced machinery and software technology...

It was awkward, in more ways than one. At 1:40 p.m., Giorgio Armani sat up abruptly and announced he was returning to work. "O.K., I have to do 60 fittings."   He stood and slipped the strap of his messenger bag over his snowy head. He had on a long-sleeve navy T-shirt and dark trousers, and his suntan looked fresh for late September. I scra...

In a city like Florence where big-name labels like Gucci and Ferragamo are mainstays for international shoppers, it's easy to overlook smaller, homegrown names.   A number of these designers can be found in the Santo Spirito neighborhood. Situated in the Oltrarno quarter, south of the Arno River, this residential enclave is a collection of q...

di Camilla Pisani   Le vacanze intelligenti, sdoganate da Alberto Sordi in un vecchio film degli anni '70, si evolvono, adeguandosi alle richieste del nuovo turismo alternativo: oggi, chi prenota un viaggio preferisce «fare esperienze uniche» e «arricchire il proprio bagaglio culturale» ben nove volte in più rispetto al tradizionale dualismo...

The founding brothers of Italian fashion house Liu Jo are getting ready for a public share listing or partial sale to resolve differences over the company's future ownership, three sources familiar with the matter said.   Vannis Marchi, 67, is looking to sell his 36.8 percent stake in the Italian firm, which one of the sources said could be...

July 9, 2015 - Thursday 7:00 PMLamborghini Beverly Hills - 125 South Robertson Boulevard - Beverly Hills, California Matadors Wanted. Lamborghini Beverly Hills Presents the Lamborghini SV Aventador Speaker Series Be a part of the history. Be a part of the tradition. Thursday, July 9th | 7PM The world was introduced to the Lamborghin...

The Italian open-source electronics platform Arduino, based on easy-to-use hardware and software intended for anyone making interactive projects, is collecting high-profile partnerships. The most recent is the one with Microsoft that made Windows 10 the world's first Arduino certified operating system. "Arduino-certified" Windows 10 enables makers...

On Wednesday, Dec. 3, the Italian Trade Agency and the Italian Association of Geographic Indication Consortia hosted journalists at Osteria del Principe to educate and promote Italian products. The Italian Trade Commissioner, Pier Paolo Celeste, executive director for the U.S., said, "The Italian Trade Commission is very happy to have AICIG as a p...

Expo Milan will make a limited but positive contribution of 0.1% to Italian GDP in 2015. In total, including first-round effects, the Expo could bring up to +0.4% of GDP from tourism (15 million visitors), export revenue (+10% in some sectors), additional output (€ 6 billion) and new jobs (approx. 100,000).   These are some of the main concl...

By Steve Barnes   Starting next week, the seven restaurants owned by Clifton Park-based Mazzone Hospitality will be offering "Angelo's Tour of Italy" menus, presented in partnership with the Italian Trade Commission and Italian Ministry of Agriculture.   The menus, available at a different Mazzone restaurant each week from Monday (1/23) through...