Articles Tagged ‘News briefs’


US market, Gucci, Smythson and economic outlook – News briefs

November 18, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – The United States of luxury; Gucci needs new ideas, talents to combat brand fatigue; Smythson owner said to mull sale of luxury goods maker; David Cameron: World facing second economic crash.

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Luxury brands, Mandarin Oriental, Porsche and Italy – New briefs

November 17, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – For some smaller luxury brands, Asia and U.S. Shine; Mandarin Oriental to convert 25 units to luxury condos; Porsche capping 911 styles shows limits to endless choice; Diego Della Valle on Italy, luxury and more.

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Christian Louboutin, Vogue, Neiman Marcus and Ralph Lauren – Live news

November 14, 2014

Luxury Daily’s live news from Nov. 13 – Christian Louboutin unveils $675 limited-edition holiday polish; Condé Nast’s Vogue expands reader outreach with Bangkok lounge; Neiman Marcus reworks classic dishes in latest cooking anthology; Ralph Lauren taps Hermès exec for increased watch focus.

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Prada, Trump, Burberry and Lexus – Live news

November 13, 2014

Luxury Daily’s live news from Nov. 12 – Pradasphere travels to Hong Kong; Trump Chicago transforms into seasonal escape; Burberry H1 sales up 14pc; Lexus uses gradual reveal to build anticipation for concept car.

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Tod’s, Patek Philippe, Mercedes and Savile Row – News briefs

November 13, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Tod’s 9-month core profit below forecasts; Patek Philippe watch sets auction record price in Geneva; Mercedes introduces new names for its vehicles to avoid customer confusion; The changing shape of Savile Row.

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Prada, Hermès, Etihad Airways, fashion auction – News briefs

November 12, 2014

Today in luxury marketing: Prada talks Pasticceria Marchesi expansion plans; Jeff Koons turned Sofia Coppola’s Birkin bag into a readymade; Etihad Air’s $20,000 suite on A380 is sold out. Including the flying butlers. Sorry; Vintage Dior couture to the highest bidder!

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Top 5 brand moments from last week

November 10, 2014

Washington trudged toward even more gridlock, while luxury brands cruised toward the holiday season.

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Stormy luxury climate, Waldorf Astoria, Estée Lauder and London real estate – News briefs

November 10, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Perfect storm closes in on luxury goods sector; Waldorf sale to Chinese risks review over spying concerns; Estée Lauder snaps up third luxury brand in a month; Millionaire bargain hunters swoop on London’s flatlining luxury real estate.

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Burberry, luxury cars, Kering and Hermès – News briefs

November 7, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Burberry and Mulberry face branding challenges in luxury market; Tough economic times could batter German luxury automakers; The luxury culture wars heat up: Kering ups its film ante; Hermès sales gain 10.6pc in Q3.

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Michael Kors, luxury consumers, Hermès and luxury real estate – News briefs

November 6, 2014

Today in luxury marketing – Investors focus on comps slowdown at Michael Kors; Luxury homes with starry nights; The making of an Hermès watch; Global luxury home price growth slows to a halt.

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