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Global 100 Brands: Tech Dominates Traditional Retail, Consumer Brands

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New York—In its 16th annual Best Global Brands report, released Tuesday, Interbrand points out the 100 most valuable global brands. Technology and automotive brands dominate this year’s ranking, holding a combined 28 positions. Technology brands, in particular, dominate—collectively making up more than a third (33.6%) of the total value of …

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Hermès Artistic Director to Depart

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Paris—Just days after Hermès released its first quarter report—where ready-to-wear and accessories sales rose 16%–Christophe Lemaire, the luxury brand’s artistic director announced today he will be leaving. Lemaire, whose last show is scheduled Oct. 1 at the presentation of the Spring-Summer 2015 collection, said he was leaving after four-years at …