Articles Tagged ‘News briefs’


Dior, Japan, Audi and China – News briefs

July 29, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Dior Couture sales rise 13.4pc in first half; In Japan, used luxury goes mainstream; Audi A7 TDI: good, clean (diesel) luxury; Car makers in China lack pricing luxury.

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The CFDA, the Hamptons, Europe and Vogue – News briefs

July 28, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – CFDA looks to unify, acquires Fashion Calendar; Hamptons home sales rise as buyers find more inventory; Weak German data and fall at LVMH weigh on European shares; Peak Vogue: The September issue will be thinner this year.

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Bentley, Dom Pérignon, Donna Karan and watchmakers – News briefs

July 25, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Bentley may add fifth luxury model after SUV hits road in 2016; Martha Stewart and Dom Pérignon are a match made in the Hamptons; Donna Karan to close Manhattan flagship store; Watchmakers and luxury jewelers blur the lines.

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Luxury brands, Prada at Barneys New York, Daimler and Michael Kors – News briefs

July 24, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Luxury brands are different; Prada at Barneys — Thinking chic; Daimler says has more to do on costs after solid results; Has the Michael Kors bubble burst?

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Japan, Swarovski, Swatch Group and Mexico – News briefs

July 23, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Japan cautiously re-emerges as land of luxury; Swarovski spins ambitious web across the fashion jewelry market; Russian sanctions could hit luxury watchmaker Swatch; Mexico’s auto industry looks to luxury cars.

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John Varvatos, Tiffany, Louis Vuitton and Maserati – News briefs

July 22, 2014

Luxury Daily today – Wayne Meichner named president of retail at Varvatos; Tiffany’s CEO will be succeeded by current president; Louis Vuitton to release fashion photography book; Maserati Ghibli: unashamedly Italian.

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Hermès, Prince George, London real estate and Maserati – News briefs

July 21, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Hermès sales hit by weakness in Japan; How Britain’s Prince George is ruling the children’s luxury market; London luxury home values cut by strong pound, tax fears; Maserati to cap global sales at 75,000 vehicles a year.

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Restoration projects, Dolce & Gabbana, watch blogs and Vogue – News briefs

July 18, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Corporate Medicis to the rescue; Fashion’s most exclusive show; 10 years of wristwatch blogging: a story of 21st century luxury media; CFDA/Vogue fashion fund finalists announced.

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Trump, Valentino, fashion magazines and BMW – News briefs

July 17, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Trump Plaza to close, costing Atlantic City 1,000 jobs; Valentino Garavani releasing book with Assouline; Fashion magazines are missing the mark with shoppable content; BMW to recall 1.6 million cars on concerns over Takata air bags.

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Armani/Casa, European real estate, Madison Avenue and Frette – News briefs

July 16, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Giorgio Armani to develop residences in Miami; Luxury real estate: the best addresses in Europe’s top cities; Madison Avenue BID announces Madison Avenue Fashion Heritage Week; Change Capital buys control of Italian linen maker Frette.

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