Articles Tagged ‘News briefs’


Mercedes, Bang & Olufsen, Givenchy and Versace – News briefs

January 28, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – Mercedes plans to move R-class production to AM General in Indiana; Hedge funds shorting Bang & Olufsen hit by price surge on takeover bets; Givenchy to reportedly show couture again; At Versace and Dior, designing a new couture context.

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India, Vacheron Constantin, Alexander McQueen and Porsche – News briefs

January 27, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – US, India talk bilateral issues: Fashion creeps in; Vacheron ditches diamonds for mechanical features to lure women; Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty extended; Porsche works to deliver more Macans to US dealerships.

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Jimmy Choo, Omega, Bentley and New York real estate- News briefs

January 26, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – Jimmy Choo revenues boosted by Asia; Costco’s deep discount ticks off a luxury watchmaker; Bentley drives Italian furniture line into the home; $100.4M sale at One57.

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Fendi, Marc Jacobs, Gucci and Patek Philippe – Live news

January 22, 2015

Luxury Daily’s live news from Jan. 21 – Fendi to open European ecommerce shop this March; Marc Jacobs personifies personal muses as lipsticks; Gucci names Alessandro Michele as creative director; Patek Philippe ends 175th anniversary with London retrospective.

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New designers, Balmain, Audi and luxury booms – News briefs

January 22, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – Versus Versace and Gucci get new designers: What does it all mean?; From Kardashian to couture: How Balmain got its 21st-century buzz; Audi to sit out Super Bowl for first time in 7 years; Here’s the difference between the Chinese and Japanese luxury booms.

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Jean Paul Gaultier, Piaget, Fairmont and Bottega Veneta – Live news

January 21, 2015

Luxury Daily’s live news from Jan. 20 – Jean Paul Gaultier brings couture aesthetic to charity backpack collection; Piaget guarantees red carpet placement with latest ambassador; Fairmont continues China expansion with Wuhan property; Bottega Veneta continues environmental efforts with green atelier.

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Cartier, Burberry, Moschino and Audi – News briefs

January 21, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – Cartier to raise prices in euro zone after Swiss franc soars; What the Fu? Backlash for Burberry over Chinese scarf design; Moschino opens first US boutique in Los Angeles; Audi plans to roll out big SUV to challenge Mercedes GL.

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Four Seasons, Milan Fashion Week, Academy Awards and Alibaba – News briefs

January 20, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – Four Seasons enters “most luxurious” battle in Boston; What to look out for at men’s fashion week in Milan; Oscar nominees’ fashion: What will they wear to the 2015 Academy Awards?; Alibaba in major initiative to court China consumer for US retailers.

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The Plaza, CFDA, Swiss francs and LVMH – News briefs

January 16, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – Billionaire pawns Plaza Hotel for bail; CFDA unveils plans for Fashion Calendar; From watchmakers to ski resorts, Swiss firms hammered by franc surge; LVMH and Simoëns part ways.

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Burberry, Gucci, BMW and Lanvin – News briefs

January 15, 2015

Today in luxury marketing – Burberry hit by falling sales in Hong Kong; Tom Ford for Gucci?; BMW sounds alarm over tech companies seeking connected car data; Lanvin spring campaign: Celebrating model offspring.

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