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Inviting opinion pieces on luxury issues, marketing, retail and media

Luxury Daily is inviting opinion pieces on luxury business, advertising, marketing, media and retail issues that affect marketers as they run multichannel programs for branding as well as customer acquisition, retention and reactivation.

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Legal and privacy
Court allows Forever 21’s second amended complaint against Gucci to proceed

The issues of infringement raised by the case include whether Gucci will be able to establish consumer confusion, either at the point of sale or in the post-sale context, whether Forever 21’s house mark dispels confusion, and whether there is a claim for trademark dilution.

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News briefs
Day’s wrap: La Perla, Net-A-Porter, Peninsula, Aston Martin and Coty

Luxury Daily’s live news from Feb. 21 – La Perla faces eviction for Hong Kong flagship; Net-A-Porter opens the door to a fashion expert’s closet; Peninsula taps golf, Asian communities with new partnership; Aston Martin sells lifestyle products in new online shop; Coty supports technology startups to innovate brand strategy; 3D printing can complement handcrafted luxury, not replace it.

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Apparel and accessories
La Perla faces eviction for Hong Kong flagship

Italian apparel and accessories label La Perla is undergoing legal trouble in regards to its Hong Kong flagship, with its landlord seeking $5.1 million.

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Apparel and accessories
Net-A-Porter opens the door to a fashion expert’s closet

Online retailer Net-A-Porter is capitalizing on the notion that consumers enjoy purchasing goods from notable individuals with a new social endeavor.

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Travel and hospitality
Peninsula taps golf, Asian communities with new partnership

The Peninsula Hotel is aspiring to attract golf fanatics through a new sponsorship and ambassador.

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Automotive
Aston Martin sells lifestyle products in new online shop

British automaker Aston Martin has opened its online shop in a bid to push its status as a lifestyle brand.

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Fragrance and personal care
Coty supports technology startups to innovate brand strategy

Personal care group Coty Inc. is investing in the future of technology and the groups likely to lead the way.

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Marketing
3D printing can complement handcrafted luxury, not replace it

In the past few years, additive manufacturing, popularly known as 3D printing, has made waves in the way products can be produced today.

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Legal and privacy
GDPR and EU Data Protection: Challenges for retailers

An overview of the new E.U. legislation, its key changes compared to the current directive and the implications of the new data protection regulation for the retail industry, as well as how retailers can prepare and respond to the more stringent regulatory provisions.

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Apparel and accessories
Models gain tools to combat misconduct as fashion embraces #MeToo movement

As the conversation surrounding sexual harassment, abuse and the issues plaguing women across industries continues, two new platforms have sprung up to advocate for models, who are among the most visible yet least protected members of the luxury business.

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Apparel and accessories
Miu Miu’s film setting doubles as story’s protagonist

Prada’s Miu Miu is taking an artful approach to the common saying “if these walls could talk” in its latest Women’s Tales film created by a popular actress.

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Food and beverage
Moët & Chandon fosters young talent in film approach

LVMH Champagne brand Moët & Chandon is taking on the role of mentor by helping up-and-coming filmmakers.

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Retail
Proximity to Harrods is major factor in local London real estate

Harrods is already one of the most prestigious department stores in the United Kingdom, but a new report finds that the store is also a huge draw for real estate purchases in the surrounding neighborhood of Knightsbridge.

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Marketing
Luxury Daily releases new 40-page State of Luxury 2018 report polling industry insiders

The rise of the digital economy simultaneously poses the biggest challenge and growth opportunity to the luxury business, according to the newly released “State of Luxury 2018: The Insider View” report from Luxury Daily and Unity Marketing that surveyed 599 decision-making luxury industry insiders. More details in article on how to buy or get the report free with a new annual subscription.

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Strategy
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News briefs
Fendi, Chanel, Kering, Swiss watches, David Yurman and Tesla – Live news

Luxury Daily’s live news from Feb. 20 – LVMH taps Dior exec to head Fendi; Chanel links with Farfetch on multichannel retail tech; Kering, London College of Fashion launch open-access sustainability course; Swiss watch exports see steep increases in China, Hong Kong; David Yurman takes female empowerment position to film; Tesla’s delayed Model 3 could cause customers to cancel orders.

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News briefs
Gucci, Barneys, see-now, buy-now and travel agents – News briefs

Today in luxury – Gucci sets up new organizational structure; Barneys aims to reinvent luxury marketing for younger shoppers; Fashion firms dither over instant shopping on the catwalk; Luxury travel agencies are still growing, but watch out for the millennials.

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Inviting opinion pieces on luxury issues, marketing, retail and media
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Luxury Daily is inviting opinion pieces on luxury business, advertising, marketing, media and retail issues that affect marketers as they run multichannel programs for branding as well as customer acquisition, retention and reactivation.

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Court allows Forever 21’s second amended complaint against Gucci to proceed
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The issues of infringement raised by the case include whether Gucci will be able to establish consumer confusion, either at the point of sale or in the post-sale context, whether Forever 21’s house mark dispels confusion, and whether there is a claim for trademark dilution.

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GDPR and EU Data Protection: Challenges for retailers
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An overview of the new E.U. legislation, its key changes compared to the current directive and the implications of the new data protection regulation for the retail industry, as well as how retailers can prepare and respond to the more stringent regulatory provisions.

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Instagram was never meant for brands. Instagram started off as a network for people to share images with other people.

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