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Kering’s climate efforts gain credibility with awards

October 15, 2014

Luxury conglomerate Kering is promoting its carbon reduction actions after earning awards from the Carbon Disclosure Project and the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices.

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LVMH’s organic revenue rises 4pc with leather goods leading momentum

October 14, 2014

Luxury conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton recorded a 4 percent increase in revenue, or $34 million, during the first nine months of 2014.

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Burberry sees retail revenue increase of $1.2M for H1

October 14, 2014

British fashion house Burberry posted a first-half revenue increase of 6.7 percent to $1.85 billion across markets and product categories.

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Blancpain involves consumers in environmental commitment with oceanic watch series

October 13, 2014

Swiss watchmaker Blancpain is getting consumers involved in its work with oceanic environmental causes through a series of limited-edition timepieces.

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Brioni points to bespoke tailoring with fragrance

October 13, 2014

Italian menswear label Brioni is encapsulating the feeling of wearing one of its Su Misura suits with a new scent.

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Prada secures raw material supply with historic tannery acquisition

October 8, 2014

Italian apparel and accessories maker Prada is investing in its leather goods with the purchase of French tannery Tannerie Mégisserie Hervy.

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Galeries Lafayette unveils plans for second Paris flagship

October 7, 2014

French department store chain Galeries Lafayette may soon have a new Paris flagship store.

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Waldorf Astoria New York sold for $1.95B

October 6, 2014

Hilton Worldwide is selling the Waldorf Astoria’s New York flagship hotel to a Chinese insurance company for $1.95 billion.

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Fairmont heads to Barcelona to bolster European presence

October 3, 2014

Fairmont Hotels and Resorts is sketching out its renovation plans for the Hotel Rey Juan Carlos I in Barcelona, a property that it will soon begin managing.

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Saks banks on mall traffic with store opening

October 3, 2014

Hudson’s Bay Company is opening a Saks Fifth Avenue Oct. 16 in the Mall at University Town Center, Sarasota, FL.

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