Luxury


Ralph Lauren Q4 Profit Climbs, But Outlook Disappoints

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New York—Ralph Lauren Corp. today reported its fourth quarter profit climbed 20.5%, but its lukewarm outlook disappointed Wall … [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...]

Austerity Looms in Luxury Market: Study

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Stevens, PA—Even though you couldn’t prove it by lavish gowns and jewelry at the Met Museum’s Costume Institute Benefit on Monday … [Read more...]

Coach Q3 Profit Falls as North American Sales Slide Again

In its latest quarterly report, Coach disappointed shareholders with more falling sales in North America.

New York—Shares of Coach slid in trading today after the leathergoods brand reported a 20% drop in its third quarter income—and a … [Read more...]

Hermès Q1 Sales Up 14.7%, Ahead of Forecasts

Chaîne d’ancre, Initiale, Parade, Osmose, Etcaetera from Hermes' silver jewelry collection

Paris—Strong demand for its fashions and luxury leathergoods gave Hermès a strong start. In its first quarter sales report, the … [Read more...]

CHANEL Hosts Annual Tribeca Film Festival Artists Dinner

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CHANEL was pleased to hold their ninth annual dinner in celebration of the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival Artists Program at Balthazar … [Read more...]

Study: Why Millennials are Avoiding Luxury Jewelry Purchases

Getting it right: Hearts on Fire

Stevens, PA—The way many retailers and brands market jewelry, especially fine jewelry, to a new generation of consumers may be … [Read more...]

Barneys Debuts New iPad Integrated Shopping App

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New York—What’s it like to shop inside Barneys New York, only online? It got a whole lot easier today when the luxury retailer … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Not-to-Miss Online Articles

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New York—Speculation (and rumor) like to run rampant especially in the fashion industry. Even though last Tuesday was April 1, … [Read more...]

Prada’s 2013 Profits Edge Up, Missing Estimates

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Milan—Prada SpA today reported its 2013 full year profit rose only 0.3% hindered by a weak European market and currency … [Read more...]

Report: Luxury Watch Sales Trending “Strong” for 2014

BaselWorld Premiere: Rolex GMT-Master II 40 mm in white gold with a 24-hour rotatable red and blue Cerachrom bezel, black dial and Oyster bracelet.

Geneva and Basel, Switzerland—The Mecca for watches, BaselWorld, opened today and is expected to draw more than 100,000 attendees … [Read more...]

Versace Optimistic After 28% Jump in 2013 Profit

Lady Gaga is the latest celebrity to appear in Versace's ad campaign

Milan—Gianni Versace SpA today reported it is well positioned for a strong 2014 coming off a 2013 where net profit rose … [Read more...]