Francois-Henri Pinault


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...]

PPR Q3 Sales Increase as Luxurygoods Demand Continues

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Paris—Agreeing with other recent luxurygoods companies' earnings reports, PPR reported today that its third quarter sales in its … [Read more...]

PPR Half Year Profit Jumps as Gucci, YSL Demand Increases

Fall ad from Gucci, a stellar performance for PPR

Paris—Sales in its Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent helped PPR beat sales forecasts in its half year report. The luxurygoods group … [Read more...]

Acquisition Rumors Erupt in Luxurygoods Sector

LVMH logo

Paris—European stock and retail analysts have been aflutter this week with speculation about LVMH possibly increasing its stake in … [Read more...]

PPR Q1 Earnings Beat Forecasts as U.S. Sales Rise

PPR

Paris—PPR, which owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, posted today a 9.1%  rise in its first-quarter sales, helped … [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...]

Gucci Brand Helps PPR’s 3Q Sales Rise 13%

Gucci 2011

Paris—PPR, the luxurygoods conglomerate that owns Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Bottega Veneta, reported Thursday that its third … [Read more...]

Fashion Icons Mourn Alexander McQueen in London

Naomi Campbell in fall 2010 McQueen

London—Top fashion icons, editors and celebrities, along with 1,500 guests paid tribute Monday to late designer Alexander “Lee” … [Read more...]

PPR’S 1st Quarter Increases 1.3%

Sales in PPR's Gucci brand watches increased 36% in the first quarter.

Paris--French retail and luxury group PPR (PRTP.PA) posted a 1.3% growth, its first increase after five consecutive quarters of … [Read more...]