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Luxury shoemakers reinterpret Cinderella’s glass slipper

February 10, 2015

Disney Consumer Products is letting luxury consumers have their own Cinderella moment with a line of glass slippers from nine shoe designers.

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Baccarat Hotel sells for $2M per room

February 9, 2015

Starwood Capital Group is selling its flagship Baccarat Hotel New York to an affiliate of Sunshine Insurance Group.

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Michael Kors sales rise 37pc during holiday quarter

February 5, 2015

In the quarter ending Dec. 27, 2014, U.S. fashion label Michael Kors’ retail net sales were 37 percent higher than the same period for 2013, marking the 13th consecutive period of revenue growth for the company since it went public.

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What impact will Mercedes’ move have on the brand?

February 5, 2015

After 50 years in New Jersey, Mercedes-Benz USA is moving its headquarters to Atlanta.

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LVMH posts organic revenue increase of 5pc for 2014

February 3, 2015

Luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton recorded revenues of $35 billion in 2014, a 6 percent increase from the year-ago.

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Bentley hires new CEO for lead market

February 2, 2015

Benley Motors has hired Michael Winkler as president and CEO of its Americas regional office, overseeing the strongest market for the automaker.

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Swiss franc rate likely to affect watchmakers’ bottom line, not consumers’ spend

January 29, 2015

Industries across Switzerland have been affected by the Swiss National Bank’s lift on the value cap of the Swiss franc, but will this deter affluent consumers from purchasing one the nation’s most popular exports?

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Lamborghini breaks hiring record for 2014

January 28, 2015

Automobili Lamborghini hired 192 new employees in 2014, a record for the automaker.

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Moynat reinforces French “joie de vivre” with Chaumet trunk

January 28, 2015

As part of its 165th anniversary celebrations, French leather goods maker Moynat is teaming up with jeweler Chaumet on a one-of-a-kind trunk.

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Swiss exchange rate drives affluents to French Alps this year

January 27, 2015

When the Swiss National Bank lifted its three-year cap on the value of the Swiss franc against the euro, Switzerland’s luxury real estate and tourism markets saw a hit as affluents flocked instead to the French Alps this winter season.

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