The New York-based Luxury Institute released its innovative 2018 Emotionally Intelligent Brand Index, featuring annual rankings and ratings for leading luxury men’s fashion brands by affluent U.S. consumers. The Emotionally Intelligent Brand Index methodology was developed using 10 years of proprietary, quantitative and qualitative research with...

The world’s largest historic vehicle driving event hit the road in America for the first time Saturday. The Mille Miglia (Italian for one-thousand miler) is an open-road rally through the streets of Italy, but organizers are holding an American version — the 1000 Miglia Warm Up USA — this year. “It’s like Indianapolis for us,” said Mark Gessler, pr...

Alfa Romeo reportedly has a second, larger SUV under consideration, and a new rendering from Motor1.com's Italian team imagines how the bigger crossover might look. Allegedly, the model carries the moniker Castello, which is Italian for "castle." According to our Italian colleagues, this name would work because there's a famous alpine pass called P...

Gallotti&Radice consolidates its position on the international market with a new temporary flagship store, located in the heart of Miami Design District. Miami and its atmosphere become the perfect home for Gallotti&Radice lifestyle collection.The Italian company is excited to showcase in Miami Design District its large selection of made in Italy l...

According to the latest Italian association for industrially preserved vegetable food (Anicav) data, processed tomatoes (including derivatives) industry stood its ground also in 2017 as one of the bulwarks of the Italian agri-business, with an exports turnover equaling around 1.5 billion euro. This clearly testifies to the fact that even in times o...

Continua a crescere l’interscambio tra Italia e Usa: tra gennaio e luglio di quest’anno, ha raggiunto i 45,4 miliardi di dollari, +18,1% rispetto allo stesso periodo del 2017. Lo scorso anno era stato di 68,3 miliardi di dollari nel 2017, in aumento del 10,2% rispetto al 2016. Un trend positivo, che riflette l’ottimo stato di salute dei rapporti tr...

Italian-owned confectionery firm Ferrero USA revealed plans recently for a $9 million project that will add 67,000 sq ft of space to its Somerset, NJ industrial plant and create about 100 new seasonal jobs.  Ferrero, the maker of Tic-Tacs and Nutella, has invested about $12 million in the Somerset site since 2016 as part of its launch of Kinder Joy...

When Luxottica Group S.p.A. decided to build a new 713,000-square-foot distribution center in McDonough, Ga., the Italian manufacturer and retailer of eyewear, accessories and fashion had three primary goals, according to Massimo Sapone, the senior vice president of logistics and planning for North America. The first was to consolidate locations in...

Just north of the Apennine Mountains in Italy sits the country’s Food Valley, the Emilia-Romagna region. The region stretches from the mountains north to the Po River, east to Ravenna, and west just past Parma, with Bologna as its capital. Inside its borders, locals celebrate a rich cultural food heritage. Emilia-Romagna boasts 44 PDO (Protected De...

Schiaparelli to Open Pop-up Store at Bergdorf Goodman The exclusive partnership marks the first time since its relaunch that the couture house will be available outside its salons in Paris. NEW DIGS: Schiaparelli will open a pop-up store at Bergdorf Goodman in New York on Oct. 18, marking the first time since its relaunch that the couture house wil...