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Day’s wrap: Rimowa, Fortnum & Mason, Ritz-Carlton, Rolls-Royce, Alibaba and Facebook

Luxury Daily’s live news from Sept. 20 – Rimowa stages first historical retrospective at Sotheby’s; Fortnum & Mason brings sweet treats to shoppers; Ritz-Carlton touts adventure, nature in upcoming Montenegro site; Rolls-Royce hosts art auction on production line; Alibaba adds YouCam AR to engage beauty shoppers; Facebook launches interactive features for brands.

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Facebook launches interactive features for brands

Social network Facebook is encouraging brands to be more playful in how they engage with consumers by introducing new advertising capabilities.

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Travel and hospitality
Lexus catches a wave with luxury yacht debut

Toyota Corp.’s Lexus is taking to the water with the debut of its first yacht, as the brand builds its luxury pedigree while expanding to a new category.

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Research
Luxury Daily releases 44-page State of Luxury 2019 report polling industry insiders

This third annual State of Luxury: The Insider View report by Luxury Daily and Unity Marketing surveys 600-plus luxury insiders on their reasons for optimism and caution in 2019. Buy the 44-page exclusive research to arm yourself with invaluable intelligence, or get it free with an annual subscription to Luxury Daily.

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Strategy
Special invite to join State of Luxury 2020 survey – respondents get exec summary

Luxury Daily, Unity Marketing and The Home Trust International invite you to take this quick survey to help us produce the exclusive fourth annual State of Luxury study from a luxury insider’s point of view. Respondents will receive a detailed executive summary of the State of Luxury 2020 and a 70-page book titled, “Luxury Marketing Disrupted: Evolving from the 4Ps to the 4Es of Marketing.”

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We invite you to subscribe to Luxury Daily and join the ranks of the smartest luxury marketers worldwide. Our subscribers include decision-makers and executives from the world’s leading luxury brands, retailers, agencies, publishers, market researchers, universities and consultancies.

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News briefs
Aston Martin, Chanel, Trussardi and Corcoran – Live news

Luxury Daily’s live news from Sept. 19 – Aston Martin explores artistic side of manufacturing in new collaboration; Chanel taking next cruise show to Capri; Trussardi puts fashion spin on Fiat Panda; Corcoran moves into Miami.

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Tiffany, Shiseido, BMW-Daimler and Brexit – News briefs

Today in luxury – Tiffany plans more China stores as tourist spending falls; Shiseido’s Masahiko Uotani: Innovate or die; Head of BMW-Daimler joint mobility services venture resigns; Brits are not buying luxury properties in France anymore, because of Brexit.

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Arts and entertainment
4 trends turning the streaming business on its ear

After a decade of steady growth, the future of major streaming players such as Netflix and Hulu is suddenly in question, and the uncertainty has left experts pondering a litany of questions.

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News briefs
Day’s wrap: Aston Martin, Chanel, Trussardi and Corcoran

Luxury Daily’s live news from Sept. 19 – Aston Martin explores artistic side of manufacturing in new collaboration; Chanel taking next cruise show to Capri; Trussardi puts fashion spin on Fiat Panda; Corcoran moves into Miami.

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Real estate
Corcoran moves into Miami

Real estate brokerage Corcoran is bringing its brand to Miami, expanding its presence in South Florida.

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Apparel and accessories
Trussardi puts fashion spin on Fiat Panda

Italian fashion house Trussardi is teaming up with Fiat to create a branded version of the automaker’s Panda model for the “urban runway.”

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Retail
Are you joining us in New York for LuxeCX?

Register now for the world’s first luxury customer experience conference: Luxury Daily’s LuxeCX on Wednesday, Sept. 25 in New York. Hear from experts at Apple, Piaget, Forrester Research, InterContinental Hotels’ parent IHG, Ritz-Carlton Leadership Center, Christie’s, South Coast Plaza, UBS, Taj Hotels’ The Pierre, IBM, Pernod Ricard, Magellan Jets, Gaggenau, Altiant, Shanker Inc., Customer Experience Group and the Luxury Institute.

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Apparel and accessories
Chanel taking next cruise show to Capri

French fashion house Chanel is decamping for Capri, Italy for its upcoming cruise 2021.

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Automotive
Aston Martin explores artistic side of manufacturing in new collaboration

British automaker Aston Martin is showing support for the arts and sustainability by appointing an innovative Artist in Residence.

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Fragrance and personal care
Beauty brands should prioritize productivity over distribution for retail launches

NEW YORK – In the beauty business, labels need to carefully consider their multi-brand distribution, since bigger is not always better.

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Marketing
Sephora, Nordstrom lead in personalization rankings

Beauty retailer Sephora’s loyalty program, targeted emails and ominchannel experience have helped it earn top marks in a new personalization report.

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Retail
Apple, Piaget, Ritz-Carlton, Christie’s, Forrester & IBM to speak at LuxeCX Sept. 25

Register now for the world’s first luxury customer experience conference: Luxury Daily’s LuxeCX on Wednesday, Sept. 25 in New York. Hear from experts at Apple, Piaget, Forrester Research, InterContinental Hotels’ parent IHG, Ritz-Carlton Leadership Center, Christie’s, South Coast Plaza, UBS, Taj Hotels’ The Pierre, IBM, Pernod Ricard, Magellan Jets, Gaggenau, Altiant, Shanker Inc., Customer Experience Group and the Luxury Institute.

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Automotive
Bugatti shrinks iconic racecar in playful anniversary push

French automaker Bugatti is hearkening back to its heritage during its 110-year anniversary with a modernized remake of its scaled-down Type 35.

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Research
Luxury Daily releases 44-page State of Luxury 2019 report polling industry insiders

This third annual State of Luxury: The Insider View report by Luxury Daily and Unity Marketing surveys 600-plus luxury insiders on their reasons for optimism and caution in 2019. Buy the 44-page exclusive research to arm yourself with invaluable intelligence, or get it free with an annual subscription to Luxury Daily.

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Will virtual fashion replace fast fashion? Apart from the wider technological landscape, a complex global political and social crisis has given way to fertile ground for cultural change.

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With more than 12,000 physical stores forced to close in the last decade in the United States alone, and ecommerce growing at a rate of 15 percent year-on-year over the same period, it is easy to see how the phrase “retail apocalypse” has developed such currency.

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