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Report: Affluent Consumers Do Connect to Luxury Brands via Mobile

Shopping Saks Fifth Avenue on the iPhone

New York—The next top luxury shopping venue may be as close as a mobile phone or table computer. In “Mobile Apps and Commerce … [Read more...]

Mystery Shoppers on Luxury Brands In-Store vs. Online

Summer styles from Burberry.com

New York—Burberry earned top marks for its in-store and online experiences among luxury brands in a recent mystery shopper study, … [Read more...]

Its Transition Well Underway, PPR Expects “Better” 2012

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Paris—Reporting that its 2011 profits rose 2.3% as it transitioned out of lower end retail, PPR, parent to Gucci, Bottega Veneta … [Read more...]

Convenience Store Luxurygoods? Yep, in South Korea

7-Eleven in South Korea plans another luxurygoods sale for the upcoming New Year's celebration.

Seoul—Ever stop by the 7-Eleven for a quick quart of milk, cigarettes or a Gucci handbag? Not likely, that is unless you are in … [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...]

Gucci Celebrates 90 Years with Leather Sunglasses

Gucci 1921 leather sunglasses

Gucci will need some sunglasses to hide the glare of those 90 birthday candles! The luxury brand just launched 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...]

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 MILAN: Apparel

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

Acquisition Rumors Erupt in Luxurygoods Sector

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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

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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...]

Breaking Trend F/W 2011-12: Purple Power

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Purple power rules on the Milan runway--from pops of purple in accessories, to full on monochromatic head to toe--this hue is … [Read more...]