Luxurygoods


Most Searched Luxury Brand Names of 2011: Coach Ranks No. 3

Photographer Peter Lindbergh shot Gwyneth Paltrow for Coach's Spring/Summer ad campaign

New York—Coach has more to celebrate than its 70th anniversary in 2011. The American luxurygoods brand came in No. 3 among the … [Read more...]

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...]

China Sales Help Boost Coach Q1 Profit

Gywneth Paltrow in Coach's Summer ad

New York—Coach Inc. reported today that its third quarter profit jumped 21% helped by strong sales especially in China.For the … [Read more...]

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...]

Initial Success: Bottega Veneta Offers New Monogram Line

Consumers can select leather and monogram colors

Milan—Bottega Veneta has made a niche for itself in luxury leathergoods by emphasizing its leathers, silhouettes etc. rather than … [Read more...]

Christian Dior Couture Celebrates New Designer, Q1 Sales Jump

Dior's new creative director: Raf Simons

Paris--Christian Dior Couture reported today that its first quarter revenues jumped 29% to 284 million euros (about $372.9 … [Read more...]

LVMH Q1 Sales Jump 25% as Demand Increases in USA, Asia

Candy Sweet ad campaign at Louis Vuitton, LVMH's flagship brand

Paris—Even with slower growth in its fashion and leathergoods division, LVMH reported today that its first quarter sales jumped … [Read more...]

Burberry’s Second Half Sales Surge on Demand in Asia

Burberry

London--Burberry Group Plc reported today that its second half sales rose more than 1 billion pounds thanks to strong sales in … [Read more...]

Lana Del Ray to Hit No. 1 in Handbags, Too?

25-year-old singing sensation Lana Del Ray with her namesake Mulberry bag on her arm.

London—Premiering at No. 1 isn’t anything new to songstress Lana Del Ray. The American singer, who says she is “a self styled … [Read more...]

Asia Sales Push Prada 2011 Profit Up 72%

Prada Summer 2012

Milan—Prada reported Thursday that thanks to particularly strong sales in Greater Asia, the company saw its 2011 net profit soar … [Read more...]

Hermès Issues Special Dividend as 2011 Profit Spikes

Hermes Handbag and accessories

Paris—Shareholders of Hermès International S.C.A. got a double dose of good news last week. The Paris luxurygoods house announced … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Group to Invest in Chinese Website

The Neiman Marcus Group

Dallas and Shanghai—Neiman Marcus Group, Inc., parent to Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman stores, is the latest luxurygoods … [Read more...]