German automaker Mercedes-Benz committed $1.3 million to the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation to fund youth coaches in five cities in the United States, a sizeable donation that has the ability to strengthen brand association if luxury consumers take notice.
High-end destination club Inspirato is partnering with local, national and global charities for its Inspired Giving platform that allows non-members access to its property portfolio in exchange for donations to organizations.
Swiss watchmaker Jaeger-LeCoultre will begin its fourth annual auction to benefit the UNESCO World Heritage Marine Program March 12, allowing consumers to bid on a prototype N°1 of the Deep Sea Vintage Chronograph.
Montblanc has recently announced its first regionally-focused corporate social responsibility project with the Texas Children’s Cancer Center and has created two special-edition bracelets to benefit the cause.
Russian jeweler Fabergé is tugging on consumers’ heartstrings through a new Easter-focused charity event that will benefit neglected children in London and the endangered Asian elephant.
Precision-cut crystal manufacturer Swarovski Elements is taking advantage of the busy Rodeo Drive traffic in Los Angeles with its Let It Sparkle campaign that combines in-store, out of home and mobile marketing.
Peninsula Hotels is adding to the Enrich Your Life guest experience program with its Trees of Hope campaign in which guests can buy holiday ornaments with profits going toward the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Jeweler Tiffany & Co. is flaunting its commitment to corporate social responsibility with a dedicated page on its Web site that outlines the marketer’s charity projects, sustainability efforts and responsible sourcing.
Swiss watchmaker Jaeger-LeCoultre is drawing in-store traffic by donating 10 percent of all profits from a special-edition model sold at a newly-opened Hong Kong boutique.
LONDON – More than half of the world’s affluent consumers feel a responsibility to give to those who are less fortunate, according to a presentation at the Luxury Briefing Wealth Summit.