Francois-Henri Pinault


Kering’s New Eyewear CEO Roberto Vedovotto Appointed to Executive Committee

Roberto Vedovotto

Paris—As if it weren’t already clear, Kering  today appointed its CEO of eyewear Roberto Vedovotto as His appointment to Kering’s … [Read more...]

Guess Wins Trademark Battle with Gucci in France

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Paris--Guess and Gucci have been fighting in world courts for six years over the trademarks for “G” logos, and the latest round, … [Read more...]

CEO, Creative Director of Gucci Stepping Down

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Milan—In what is seen as the biggest shake up at Gucci since Tom Ford departed 12 years ago, creative director Frida Giannini and … [Read more...]

Gucci Down, Puma Up in Kering’s Q3 Sales Report

Gucci Cruise

Paris—Kering SA today reported third quarter sales in line with estimates even though its Gucci business was off due to weaker … [Read more...]

Kering’s Q2 Sales Rise Despite Sharp Drop in Gucci Sales

From Yves Saint Laurent's fall ad campaign

Paris—It was a case of good news/bad news for Kering SA today as the luxurygoods conglomerate reported second quarter revenue that … [Read more...]

Kering Report Charts Sustainability Progress

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Paris—Kering is “making progress” towards reaching sustainability targets, two years after announcing a four-year program on … [Read more...]

Kering 2013 Profit Plummets on Company Restructure

Gucci held its Fall/Winter 14-15 runway show on Wednesday in Milan.

Paris—When Kering, the luxurygoods conglomerate behind Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Stella McCartney etc., said last November it … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must Reads to Remember

Burberry Prorsum, BCBG Max Azria, Polo Ralph Lauren

New York—The focus on fashion moved from New York to London and Milan (and soon Paris).And Accessories has been following the … [Read more...]

Kering’s Half Year Profit Slides Due to Exited Businesses

Lady Buckle structured top-handle bag for fall from Gucci

Paris—Kering SA, parent to Gucci, today reported a steep decline in its first half profit as its luxury and sporting goods brands … [Read more...]

Executive Moves: AKA Mystique, FAM Brands, Kering

Executive Moves

AKA Mystique Accessories Expands Management New York—AKA Mystique Accessories LLC, a leading fashion and costume jewelry … [Read more...]

It’s Official: PPR to Be Renamed “Kering”

PPR Kering

Paris—PPR, the luxury and sport brands conglomerate behind Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Puma, Bottega Veneta etc., confirmed today … [Read more...]

PPR Reports Significant 2012 Sales, Profit Increase

Spring/summer at Bottega Veneta, one of PPR's strongest performing brands in 2012.

Paris--PPR SA, the owner of Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Puma and other luxurygoods brands, reported Thursday strong growth in its … [Read more...]