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Anthony Mancinelli started working as a barber in 1922 at the age of 11. Back then, Babe Ruth was swatting homers for the Yankees, Jack Dempsey was the World Heavyweight Boxing Champion and Prohibition was just getting under way. Ninety-six years later, Mancinelli still drives and works full time at a Windsor, N.Y. barber shop. The centenarian is i...

È nel cuore di SoHo che Artemest – luxury italian marketplace fondato nel 2015 dalla rinomata jewelry designer Ippolita Rostagno e da Marco Credendino – ha scelto New York per presentare la magnificenza della creatività italiana plasmata a mano, tra arredi, illuminazione, decor, oggetti e incantevoli lavori in vetro e ceramica. «Gli artisti italian...

Clemente Dimonda climbed into the barber chair, explaining how he came to operate a barbershop in Manhattan, and to cut the hair of a generation of men’s wear executives, including Ralph Lauren. “I used to work on Jamaica Avenue,” in Queens, Mr. Dimonda said. “One of the old men, Sicilian guy, he used to work in the shop where I used to work.” In t...

Italian cosmetic, fragrance and personal care brands offer a singular, unparalleled quality and excellence, and are poised for growth in the U.S. market. Opportunities abound, but challenges with niche brands’ marketing and promotional strategies need to be conquered. And they must learn more about the specific consumers they are targeting and hone...

A poche ore dalla terza proroga, decisa dal Governo, della scadenza del prestito ponte concesso ad Alitalia, la compagnia di bandiera promuove il suo nuovo volto a New York, in una conferenza stampa organizzata all’Istituto italiano di Cultura. Un volto meno provinciale, più internazionale e quindi interconnesso, pronto per la fase del rilancio. Le...

New York’s Museum of Modern Art, amongst the most influential barometers of modern art on the planet, has chosen a classic Fiat 500 F to lead its upcoming exhibit, The Value of Good Design, starting February 10, 2019. Acquired last year as part of its vast archive of industrial design, MoMA’s 500 F will now take pride of place in the museum’s lates...

"Diplomatici” dell’innovazione e della tecnologia e sponsor delle start-ups. Quando frequentavano decenni fa i corsi di studio per diventare ambasciatori e consoli, la loro aspirazione era rappresentare l’Italia nelle partite politiche che si giocavano nelle capitali estere e anche, piu’ modestamente, aiutare i connazionali a rinnovare i passaporti...

In occasione del Gala annuale della Italy America Chamber of Commerce (IACC), svoltosi il 3 dicembre a New York al Tribeca Rooftop, il suo presidente Alberto Milani ha ribadito la centralità nel sistema Italia dell'organizzazione fondata nella metropoli americana nel 1887 e avente l'obiettivo di rappresentare gli interessi delle aziende che voglion...

Amid what seems like unlimited choices, a key way for retailers to stand out is to try to offer products no one else has. For a small boutique, that could be exclusive access to a bespoke clothing line, say, but creating and manufacturing one is typically cost-prohibitive except for the largest of retailers. Enter MakersValley. The New York-based s...

"Stiamo vivendo un momento davvero importante per il nostro paese negli Usa. Le esportazioni in questo 2018 hanno fatto registrare un importante progresso e anche per il prossimo anno ci aspettiamo una crescita considerevole". Lo ha detto Alberto Milani, presidente della Italy America Chamber of Commerce (Iacc). Durante il gala annuale che si è svo...

Last month, Versace revealed plans to introduce its Pre-Fall 2019 collection in New York, choosing to give the Big Apple the honor of being the first American city to experience an exclusive Versace runway presentation. Now, as promised, the collection has been unveiled via a high-profile showcase. “I am very excited to present Versace for the very...

Florentine luxury retailer LuisaViaRoma has partnered with Spring Studios and Spring Place to open its first-ever U.S. hybrid pop-up in New York City. The LuisaViaRoma @ Spring Studios interactive experience will be open to the public from now until Saturday, December 15th. Known across the world for championing and in many cases discovering new fa...