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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...]

Puma Feels Pressure on Full Year as Q2 Results Lag

Puma Sky Wedges

Frankfort—While Puma still expects an increase in full-year net income compared to 2012, the athletic footwear maker today posted … [Read more...]

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LOCATION: Riverside Park, NYC Hoodie: Puma, Tank: c/o OP Ocean Pacific, Capris: c/o Lululemon, Sneakers: c/o Nike, Water Bottle: … [Read more...]

Pandora Launches Charming New Earring Concept

PANDORA JEWELRY NEW EARRINGS

Columbia, MD—Is there life after charm bracelets? Yes, says Danish-based Pandora, which has become the international leader in … [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...]

PPR Reports Significant 2012 Sales, Profit Increase

Spring/summer at Bottega Veneta, one of PPR's strongest performing brands in 2012.

Paris--PPR SA, the owner of Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Puma and other luxurygoods brands, reported Thursday strong growth in its … [Read more...]

Fashion Editor’s Blog: Sporty Chic

Treat those feet to some much needed comfort (without sacrificing style) with BE&D’s stiletto kicks.

Unbeknownst to me, my husband signed me up for an Equinox sports club membership. Perhaps he thought I needed a bit of a push to … [Read more...]

Gucci Parent PPR Reports Q3 Luxurygoods Sales Up 24%

Lady Stirrup top handle black diamante velvet bag at Gucci

Paris—PPR, the luxury conglomerate that owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, today reported that its third quarter … [Read more...]

PPR’s Half Year Report: “Very Satisfying”

From Gucci's Fall ad campaign

Paris—PPR, the luxurygoods group that owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta, etc., reported Thursday its first half profit rose as sales of … [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...]

Its Transition Well Underway, PPR Expects “Better” 2012

YVES SAINT LAURENT SPRING 2012

Paris—Reporting that its 2011 profits rose 2.3% as it transitioned out of lower end retail, PPR, parent to Gucci, Bottega Veneta … [Read more...]