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Brian Atwood partners with Steve Madden to take back control of label

March 25, 2014

Footwear label Brian Atwood has bought back its intellectual property and related assets from The Jones Group with help from Steve Madden.

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Thailand tourism looks to spring back from protest-fueled dip

March 24, 2014

Reeling from five months of mounting political agitation, Thailand is trying to project an image of stability to keep the wheels of tourism turning.

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Luxury travelers may hold off on trips to Russia

March 19, 2014

As Russia prepares to annex Crimea, global tensions will escalate and tourism may shrivel in the region.

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Ferrari broadens lifestyle pursuits with Spain theme park, first hotel

March 14, 2014

Italian automaker Ferrari announced plans for a Ferrari Land theme park to be built in conjunction with PortAventure Entertainment, Barcelona, along with the brand’s first hotel.

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L2 ramps up global ambitions following $16.5M investment

March 13, 2014

L2 is accelerating its global expansion with a $16.5 million investment from venture capital firm General Catalyst and the appointment of two media and technology executives, Paul Sagan and Larry Bohn, to its board.

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New York Times leverages travel expertise for global trip program

March 12, 2014

The New York Times is expanding its travel program to include 21 land-based tours that further cement its position as an arbiter of taste and evinces the publisher’s push for extra streams of revenue.

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Russia-Ukraine crisis causes ripples in luxury sector

March 6, 2014

Global markets shuddered on Monday with sell-offs abounding, but pulled it together on Tuesday and Wednesday. Will the uncertainty in Ukraine and the straining of international relations impact luxury brands for the long-haul?

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Bugatti honors sculptor of brand logo in legends series

March 4, 2014

French automaker Bugatti is unveiling the fourth model in its Legendes de Bugatti series at the Geneva Motor Show March 6-16 that honors the founder’s brother, Rembrandt Bugatti.

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New York’s West 57th developments charm ultra-affluent, raise local unrest

February 26, 2014

The luxury towers sprouting along West 57th Street in New York have earned the awe of luxury consumers and the ire of local residents.

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Hunton powerboats arrives in US market with bespoke portfolio

February 26, 2014

British powerboat maker Hunton is bringing its wares to the United States market to familiarize consumers with its heritage and meet the growing demand for bespoke luxury products.

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