Made in Italy

Renzo Rosso buy the Oldest Hotel in Cortina d’Ampezzo

The Renzo Rosso holding company invested in Cortina d'Ampezzo, securing ownership of the oldest hotel of the so-called Queen of the Dolomites. This is the Hotel Ancora, founded in 1826 and undergoing renovation

The new normal is all about nano-influencers

An Italian startup is betting on ‘phygital’ relationships From tourism to financial services, from public to private sectors, from small family-run businesses to large organizations. As exit strategies from the Covid-19 emergency are implemented, consumption patterns are changing in line with new ways to interact with consumers

Brunello Cucinelli: Spring Letter

The philosopher entrepreneur Brunello Cucinelli entrusted his message of hope to a "Spring Letter" with which he invites everyone to observe the restrictions of these days and to be "aware but not apprehensive" with the certainty of returning to life as usual

Da Vittorio and Vicook: starred voluntary initiatives at the Bergamo field hospital

Even the Michelin stars like Da Vittorio and Vicook, take the field with an unprecedented voluntary initiative in the management of the kitchens of the field hospital of the Alpini which is being created in a wing of the Bergamo fair and which will create 230 beds

Made in Italy takes the field for the emergency

The Coronavirus emergency has brought many sectors of Italian entrepreneurship to the field. The textile supply chain is converting its production lines to meet the need to produce disposable masks and gowns worn by doctors and nurses in all hospitals

Mantero and Ratti start a close collaboration

Italian textiles team up against the coronavirus. To deal with the emergency and the restrictive measures imposed by the government, Mantero and Ratti start a close collaboration to keep production active and continue to guarantee normal customer services. The two Como weavers team up to share, in case of need, materials or entire production steps with the aim of to exchange information and undertake a shared decision-making line to protect production activities, to process orders in progress and to safeguard jobs explain Ratti and Mantero. From today the situation will be constantly monitored in a shared way in order to adopt, from now on, all the necessary behaviors and precautions in accordance with the directives of the Government and the Region to better face this emergency situation the joint note continues. The call to make a system is addressed to all the companies in the textile supply chain and wants to demonstrate that a strong and united district can continue to guarantee prompt responses and maximum quality of service, even in times of crisis, only through concrete synergies and a campaign of timely and collaborative information.

Italian Food and Wine 2020 Travel Report

Italy is the leading European food and wine destination, based on all parameters analyzed. All over the world, 53% of travelers (from a peak 81% in China to a 42% in the United Kingdom) describe themselves as “food and wine tourists”.

Shopping tourism: one Italian out of three, travels to make purchases

Not just culture or relaxation: at the top of the wish list of Italian travelers there is also shopping. Almost one in three, in fact, declares to travel to make purchases. In the Peninsula, Milan is the preferred destination for national tourist shopping, who mostly buy fashion products in the commercial streets of the big cities

An Italian center for luxury design: Pattern lands at Piazza Affari

Milan Stock Exchange, Piazza Affari. The AIM Italia index now also lists Pattern, a company active in designing, engineering, developing, prototyping, and producing apparel collections for several high-end global brands in the segment of runway shows and men’s and women’s main lines

Manufacturer Regenesi leads circular economy

“Objects do not only live once”, and Maria Silvia Pazzi knows it well. She is the founder and CEO at Regenesi, the leading business in post-consumer luxury that last May 16 won the “Best Performer in Circular Economy 2019” award for the manufacturing SME category