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Moving More Upscale, Louis Vuitton Hires New Accessories Designer

Actress Michelle Williams appears in Louis Vuitton's campaign for its new higher end Capucine handbag, made of Taurillon calf leather

Paris—One of the goals that Louis Vuitton this year was to move the brand more upscale, pruning back on its offerings in its … [Read more...]

LVMH Takes Majority Stake in British Footwear Designer

Shoes from Kirkwood's Chevron collection

London—LVMH, the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate, once again is looking to build up-and-coming designer brands. Today, … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Reads

collage spring 2014 colors

New York—Just because it was a shorter week for many of us—between Labor Day and Rosh Hashanah—there was no shortage of … [Read more...]

LVMH Drops Appeal of Fine in Hermès Stake Dispute

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Paris—It seems LVMH, the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate, would rather pay a multi-million dollar fine, than fight.In … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Things to Remember

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New York—There are rumors that prove true…and rumors that turn out to be false.  Such is frequently the case in retail and this … [Read more...]

LVMH Increases Stake in Hermès (Again)

LVMH-Hermes

Paris—LVMH confirmed today that it has increased its stake in Hermès International to 23.1% from 22.6% in what it described as “an … [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...]

LVMH’s First Half Profit, Sales Miss Expectations

Louis Vuitton

Paris—LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, the world’s largest luxurygoods company, today reported a first half profit increase … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Stories to Recall

Eamon Ore-Giron, Escape Route, 2013
Flashe paint on linen
24 x 24 inches. Nicelle Beachene Gallery

New York--With our Independence Day revels now ended, it's time to get back to work (for some of us!). And it's time to look back … [Read more...]

LVMH Fined $10 Million Over Stake Accumulation in Hermès

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Paris—The Autorite des Marches Financiers (AMF), the French stock market regulator, today fined LVMH 8 million euros (about $10.4 … [Read more...]

Hermès Fires Another Salvo in LVMH Battle

LVMH and Hermes

Paris—The Hermès vs. LVMH battle continues with more twists and turns. The latest? Hermès filed a lawsuit Wednesday in the … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Stories to Follow

Marc Jacobs

New York--While earnings season is nearing its end, there's no shortage of speculation about where some of the industry's most … [Read more...]