Kering


Week in Review: 10 Not-to-Miss Articles

NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg presenting Lew Frankfort of Coach the corporate leadership award at Fashion Group International's Night of Stars Oct. 22

New York—The rich may be different from you and me, but according to new consumer surveys even the wealthiest among us are … [Read more...]

Kering Posts Q3 Fall in Sales as Gucci Falters

Status Look: Gucci rethinks the little black dress for fall

Paris—Much like its rival LVMH reported earlier this month, Kering SA today reported a slowdown in its third quarter sales due to … [Read more...]

Ghesquière to Louis Vuitton? Not So Fast, LVMH Says

Nicolas Ghesquière: Louis Vuitton's next creative director?

Paris—No wonder the international fashion community wants this so bad: it seems like the perfect matchup—rising star and former … [Read more...]

Asia to Account for More Than 50% of Luxury Market in 10 Years

Luxury Logos

London—Although some earnings reports from major luxury conglomerates have indicated a slowing in sales of luxurygoods, Asian … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Articles to Recall

Legendary model Lauren Hutton appears in Lucky Brands' Fall '13 ad campaign

New York—We learned a lot about luxury this week. LVMH and Kering, two of the largest luxurygoods conglomerates, reported their … [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...]

PPR Adds Another Jewel to Its Crown

Pomellato's Nudo rings in 18K rose gold with amethyst, Madeira quartz and London blue topaz.

Milan—Most of the world’s jewelry and watch conversation is centered this week at BaselWorld, which opens tomorrow, but PPR  took … [Read more...]

Kering Buys French High-End Crocodile Tannery

Crocodile skin handbag as seen in the Fall/Winter 13/14 runway at Gucci, one of Kering's brands.

Paris—Kering, the French luxurygoods conglomerate previously known as PPR, said today that it has acquired French crocodile skin … [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...]

Gucci-Parent PPR Considering a More “Luxurious” Name?

François-Henri Pinault, CEO/chairman of PPR, which may re-brand itself soon.

Paris—What’s in a name? Plenty if you are one of the largest luxury and sports brand conglomerates boasting Gucci, Yves Saint … [Read more...]