Luxury Daily’s live news for May 6:
Bentley unveils new men’s fragrance
British automaker Bentley Motors is tapping into its adventurous side with a bold new cologne made for the trailblazers of the world.
Veuve Clicquot honors women in business
LVMH-owned Champagne brand Veuve Clicquot has announced the three women honored by its 2021 Bold Woman and Bold Future Award.
Condé Nast Traveler debuts 25th annual Hot List
Luxury hospitality brands Ritz-Carlton, Four Seasons and Preferred Hotels each landed properties on Condé Nast Traveler’s 25th annual Hot List as the travel industry begins its recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
L’Oréal, DFS expand beauty innovation in China
LVMH-owned travel retailer DFS Group and beauty brand L’Oréal Travel Retail have announced plans to collaborate on projects in Hainan and Macau, aiming to innovate the travel beauty sector in China.
Launchmetrics, TikTok team up to support academic research program
Brand performance cloud Launchmetrics and video-sharing platform TikTok have announced a new partnership with the Université Côte d'Azur and the city of Cannes to create an academic and research collaboration focused on luxury tech entrepreneurship.
RubiX to auction stunt car from “Fast & Furious 7”
Proof chain protocol network RubiX will be auctioning the W Motors Lykan HyperSport stunt car, as seen in the film Fast & Furious 7, as the first physical-digital twin automotive non-fungible token (NFT).
Italian luxury sees 16pc growth in value: BrandZ
Fashion house Gucci is Italy’s most valuable brand, while Fendi and Bottega Veneta are among those experiencing the fastest growth in value, according to BrandZ.