Luxury Daily’s live news for June 21:
LVMH, French president unveil renovated La Samaritaine
French luxury conglomerate LVMH’s Bernard Arnault and French President Emmanuel Macron came together to inaugurate the newly renovated department store on June 21, completing a nearly 16-year restoration project.
Ferrari selects AWS as official cloud provider
Italian automaker Ferrari is leveraging Amazon Web Services (AWS) machine learning, analytics and compute capabilities to accelerate innovation across its road cars departments, GT competitions, Ferrari Challenge and Formula 1 team Scuderia Ferrari.
Salvatore Ferragamo ‘dances’ in new capsule collection
Italian fashion house Salvatore Ferragamo has unveiled Let’s Dance, a capsule collection of shoes that combines lightness and comfort, crafted in a range of designs and styles.
Bentley, Fanatec design steering wheel for real, virtual racing
British automaker Bentley Motors has partnered with gaming hardware developer Fanatec to create a unique steering wheel that can be used for both real and virtual motor racing.
Sotheby’s accepts cryptocurrency for 100+ carat diamond
Auction house Sotheby’s has announced that cryptocurrency will be accepted as payment for a 101.38-carat pear-shaped D Flawless diamond.
Where are bricks-and-mortar and online retail headed?
Retail has undergone its most seismic 15 months in modern history, reshaping consumer attitudes to consumption, experiences, safety and customer service expectations.