Yoox Confirms Net-A-Porter Acquisition


Milan--Net-A-Porter Group, the U.K.-based luxury e-commerce retailer, will merge with Italian e-commerce giant Yoox—ending … [Read more...]

Confirmed: Yoox is in Talks to Acquire Net-a-Porter


Paris and Milan—While Amazon has denied reports it has been in talks to acquire Net-A-Porter, Italian online retailer Yoox, … [Read more...]

Rumor: Amazon in Talks to Acquire Richemont’s Net-a-Porter?


Seattle—Could Internet behemoth Amazon be ready to gobble up Net-a-Porter, the luxury website owned by Swiss firm Compagnie … [Read more...]

Richemont Sales Growth Slows in First Five Months


Geneva—Hit by currency exchanges, Compagnie Financiere Richemont AG, parent to Cartier, Van Cleef and other top luxury brands, … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must Knows

Dov Charney, found and controversial leader at American Apparel

New York—Somewhat of a buying splurge has been going on in the fashion industry. Companies, some already huge such as Hanesbrands, … [Read more...]

Net-a-Porters Bows First Google Glass Styles

NET-A-PORTER.COM is the first third-party retailer to offer Google Glass to U.S. customers

New York—, the online luxury fashion and beauty retailer, launched Google Glass today available to shoppers in the … [Read more...]

Richemont Profit Edges Down, But No Plans to Sell Brands

Save, Not Sell: Richemont plans to keep leathergoods brand Lancel

Geneva—Cie Financiere Richemont, the luxurygoods giant, reported today than its first half operating profit fell 0.7% due to … [Read more...]

Richemont: Net-a-Porter is Not for Sale

Fall must-haves at Net-a-Porter: Gucci skirt, Lanvan handbag, Aquazzura shoes

Bellevue, Switzerland—Cie. Financiere Richemont SA, the luxurygoods conglomerate that owns Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, … [Read more...]

“Hunger Games” Sequel Inspires Fashion Collection at Net-a-Porter

Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence stars as Katniss in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" opening in November

New York/Santa Monica, CA—One of this fall’s most highly anticipated movie sequels, “The Hunger Fames: Catching Fire” will have … [Read more...]

Richemont Q3 Sales Surge 24% in Watches, Jewelry

Cartier's 18K and diamond Masse Secrete panther décor watch which premiered this week at SIHH

Geneva—Fears about a slowdown in luxurygoods, particularly in watches and jewelry, were allayed somewhat on Monday when Cie. … [Read more...]

Karl Lagerfeld Inks Watch Deal with Fossil

Splash page for Karl Lagerfeld's new online brand Karl, which launches next year

Richardson, TX—Soon you’ll have no excuse to be late for a Chanel runway show. Karl Lagerfeld, who directs Chanel, Fendi and his … [Read more...]