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Who Are the Most Engaged Jewelry Brands on Facebook?

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Here's a modern update on the age-old philosophical question: If a post falls onto Facebook and no one "likes" it, does it make a … [Read more...]

Report: Consumer Demand Increases for High-End Timepieces, Smartwatches

Swiss Smartwatch: Breitling's B55 Connected, the brand’s first connected chronograph. Since the main assets of a smartphone are its screen and its ergonomic interface, owners of the B55 Connected can use their phone to perform certain adjustments (time-setting, time zones, alarms, display and operating parameters, night mode, etc.). At the same time, the user may also upload the results of various measurements (flight times, etc.) from the chronograph to the smartphone so as to be able to read them more easily, store them or pass them on via wireless connectivity.

Basel and Geneva, Switzerland—BaselWorld, the annual trade show for watches, opened Thursday with a showcase of 1,500 brands that … [Read more...]

Basel Bombshell for Apple? TAG Heuer, Gucci Announce Luxury Smartwatches


Basel, Switzerland—The 18K gold, $10,000 plus Apple Watch won’t be the only luxury smartwatch to vie for affluent consumers. … [Read more...]

LVMH First Half Profit Hit by Exchange Rates

Pre-fall look at LVMH's Fendi brand, a strong first half performer

Paris—LVMH—the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate—felt the sting of a “pressured” Asian market that pushed its profit and … [Read more...]

Fashion, Leathergoods Push LVMH into Stronger Q1 Sales


Paris—LVMH, the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate, said today that its first quarter sales rose 4% buoyed by its fastest … [Read more...]

LVMH 2013 Profit Edges Up as Sales Slow

From Louis Vuitton's cruise collection

Paris—LVMH, the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate, today said its 2013 profit only edged up 0.4% as sales growth slipped to … [Read more...]

LVMH Q3 Sales Edge Up as Fashion, Leathergoods Sales Slow


Paris—What has been seen as a juggernaut of luxurygoods seemingly immune to recession repercussions, LVMH, today reported that its … [Read more...]

Fashion, Leathergoods Sales at LVMH Slow to 2009 Levels

Louis Vuitton Alma bags

Paris—LVMH, the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate, reported Monday that its first quarter sales rose 6% in line with … [Read more...]

LVMH 2012 Sales, Profit Post Double-Digit Growth


Paris—Despite being faced with continued economic slumps in many parts of the world—even a slowdown in the Chinese economy, LVMH, … [Read more...]

Despite Slowdown, LVMH Reports Robust Sales

A window display at the Louis Vuitton Plaza flagship in Shanghai. Photo: Stéphane Muratet for Louis Vuitton

Paris—LVMH said Thursday its half year profit increased 28% with strong sales reported in both Asia and the … [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...]

BaselWorld: The Big are Getting Even Bigger

Last look: Following the close of this year's show, construction continues on a vast new exhibition all that will hand over the Messeplatz.

Basel, Switzerland—Although BaselWorld 2012 drew only 1% more buyers this year—some 104,300 from more than 100 countries, show … [Read more...]