Today in luxury marketing – CEO talks: Marco Bizzarri on Gucci’s culture of change; The business: Christian Louboutin; Trump, the Russian connection and the future of ultra-luxury real estate; Mall landlords’ next act: Apartments and concerts.
Today in luxury marketing – Ethics controversy grows over Trump-Nordstrom spat; Tesla idling California plant to prep for Model 3; Inside Dior and the rise of mansplaining in style documentaries; Disneyland is opening a new exclusive club and it’s insanely swanky.
Luxury Daily’s live news from Jan. 30 – Clare Waight Keller to exit Chloé; Luxottica enters Brazilian optical market through acquisition; Rolls-Royce opens up apprenticeship program to record number of participants; Luxury property values in Washington rise post-election, says broker.
Since President Trump was elected in November, the prices of high-end real estate in the Washington Metro Area have been growing, according to Buyer’s Edge.
With recently instated President Trump floating the idea of a 20 percent import tax on goods coming into the United States, an already hurting luxury market might be impacted even further.
Luxury Daily’s live news updates from Nov. 17 – Ferragamo picks former Lanvin designer to head menswear; Trump’s midtown Manhattan base causes problems for luxury retail; Neiman Marcus embraces high-low mix with Rent the Runway partnership; Versace-branded resorts enter Middle East with Dubai opening.
Today in luxury marketing – Paolo Riva resigns as CEO of Diane von Furstenberg; Swarovski forum details China’s growth cities, multibrand potential; New York residents dump Trump from luxury flats; Luxury market sees no post-election uptick.
The extra security measures put in place around Trump Tower on New York’s Fifth Avenue are hurting business for its neighboring retailers.
Today in luxury marketing – Security, protests disrupt retailers near Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue; Alibaba tops Singles’ Day record as Chinese consumers rally; Will luxury streetwear get millennials into department stores?; Audi CEO to face renewed VW emissions inquiry, says sources.
Today in luxury marketing – Moschino drives Aeffe profits in 9-month period; One-quarter of landlords at Manhattan’s luxury rentals offering sweeteners; Daimler promotes Wagener to new role of chief design officer; What Trump’s win means for the luxury industry in China.