Global 100 Brands: Tech Dominates Traditional Retail, Consumer Brands

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New York—In its 16th annual Best Global Brands report, released Tuesday, Interbrand points out the 100 most valuable global … [Read more...]

Fall 2015 Fashion Ads: Handbag Spotlight (Part 1)

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With handbags a key entry point into a designer's brand, it's not surprising many fashion houses have set them front and center in … [Read more...]

Burberry Takes Advantage of Currency Changes as Sales Rise 9%

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London—Thanks to pricing adjustments to counteract the effects of currency fluctuations and strong sales of its raincoats and … [Read more...]

Fall 2015 Runway Wrap-Up: Burberry, Mary Katrantzou, Pringle of Scotland

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Burberry ProrsumBurberry has evolved its ubiquitous blanket wrap from last year into another surefire hit: the fringed poncho … [Read more...]

Hong Kong Protests Dampen Burberry’s Asian Sales Gains

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London—The pro-democracy activists who camped out in Hong Kong’s main business district for two months to bring attention to their … [Read more...]

Currency Exchanges Hit Burberry’s First Half Profit

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London—Burberry Group Plc today blamed foreign currency exchange rates for its reduced half year earnings.For the six month … [Read more...]

Burberry’s First Half Sales Rise, But Warns About Second Half


London--Burberry Group Plc today blamed a deteriorating market for hurting will hurt profitability this year, the latest among … [Read more...]

Fall 14 Fashion Ads: Part 1


Ready for Fall 14 fashion? As millions of consumers wait with bated breath to worship their telephone book-sized September bibles … [Read more...]

Investors Rebuke Burberry Over CEO’s Pay Package

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London—At a general meeting of its shareholders today, Burberry investors fired what has been called “a warning shot.” About 53% … [Read more...]

Burberry’s Sales Rise Bolstered by China

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London—Heading into an annual meeting on Friday, Burberry reported today that its sales were strong especially out of Greater … [Read more...]

Week in Review: News-to-Know

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New York—It was a much needed dose of optimism when most of retail seems besieged with lower traffic patterns, slumping comp store … [Read more...]

Burberry Reports 19% Jump in Second Half Sales


London—Burberry became the first major luxury house today to appear to shrug off the slowing Chinese economy. The British … [Read more...]