NEW YORK – Panelists during the Watch Collectors’ Roundtable discussion agreed that the introduction of the smartwatch, though originally daunting, may be the best thing to happen to the traditional Swiss watch industry since the quartz.
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Superior quality, craftsmanship and customer service are among the top qualities expected for luxury brands by affluent consumers across every generation, according to a new report from The Luxury Institute.
Consumers are split on their willingness to download luxury brand applications, but when dispersed into generations, 72 percent of millennials are inclined to download a branded app, according to a report from The Luxury Institute.
In recent months, despite political unrest, there has been a surge in hotel openings and property proposals across Middle Eastern countries from luxury hospitality brands.
NEW YORK – Predicting trends for the upcoming year can be arduous and even economists, investors, marketers and agencies are often proved incorrect 12 months later as year-end results are released, according to a discussion at Luxury FirstLook: Strategy 2015 Jan. 13.
In 2014, luxury brands had a positive year as marketing strategies saw influence from research results, and in 2015 researchers are predicting a forward-looking outcome as new marketing plans are implemented into a more stable economy.
When it comes to luxury products, 73 percent of luxury consumers consider quality to be the most important attribute, according to a study by the Luxury Institute and Epsilon.
While Bergdorf Goodman received accolades for its in-store experience, Saks Fifth Avenue received the top spot for online experience, according to a new report by the Luxury Institute.
NEW YORK – As retailers update stores to meet customer expectations, they must ensure that sales associates maximize the potential of digital touchpoints, according to a workshop session Oct. 13 at Luxury Interactive 2014.
NEW YORK – Seamless integration across channels is key to eliminating the conflict between digital and physical interactions, according to panelists Oct. 13 at Luxury Interactive 2014.