American premium fashion brand DKNY to India American premium fashion brand DKNY, which shut shop in India, is planning to make a comeback, thanks to US clothing company GIII-Apparel Group, which bought the New York label’s parent Donna Karan International from French luxury group LVMH. DKNY, which entered India in 2009 in partnership with DLF Brands, the retail arm of real-estate company DLF, operated several stores across India till the beginning of last year. Beginning with its stores in Kolkata and Mumbai, the brand shut its outlets before exiting the Indian market.