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PPR’s Half Year Report: “Very Satisfying”

From Gucci's Fall ad campaign

Paris—PPR, the luxurygoods group that owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta, etc., reported Thursday its first half profit rose as sales of … [Read more...]

PPR’s Q1 Beat Estimates on Luxury Brands’ Sales Increases

Sales of Yves Saint Laurent's Cabas Chyc leathergoods have been particularly strong, PPR said in its first quarter report.

Paris—PPR, the luxurygoods group behind Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Puma, said today it is well on its way to increased sales … [Read more...]

Balenciaga Eyewear License Heads to Marcolin

Spring 2012 runway look from Balenciaga

Longarone, Italy—The shuffle of licenses among Italy’s top eyewear companies continues. On Wednesday, Marcolin S.p.A., reported … [Read more...]

NY Exhibition Gets to the “Roots” of Spanish Fashion

Fashion from 21 Spanish designers is on display at the Gabarron Foundation in midtown.

New York—Paris may forever seem like the epicenter of fashion, but Spain is making sure it has a rightful place in the annals of … [Read more...]

Best Luxury Websites? Bally, Chanel, Tory Burch Top List

Bally Fall Ad Campaign

New York—Bally topped the list of best overall website in a survey of affluent consumers’ preferences in luxury websites.In … [Read more...]

Fall/Winter 2011-12 PARIS: Apparel

Runway fashion focusing on Apparel by designer in Milan for whatever the season may be... … [Read more...]

De Young Museum Celebrates Designer Cristobal Balenciaga

Detail of Cristóbal Balenciaga's cocktail dress of fuchsia silk shantung and black lace with black silk satin ribbons, summer 1966. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Eleanor Christenson de Guigné Collection (Mrs. Christian de Guigné III),

San Francisco—You can feel the pulse of Spain beat in every garment in “Balenciaga and Spain.” A dress ruffle inspired by the … [Read more...]

PPR Shuffles CEOs as Full Year Income Rises 24%

Francois-Henri Pinault, chairman and chief executive of PPR, will assume control of the Gucci Group luxurygoods division next month.

Paris--PPR SA, the luxurygoods group that owns Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Bottega Veneta brands among others, moved … [Read more...]