As sales of luxury goods decline in the global economic slowdown, brands that run their own stores, are backed by corporate parents, or have lead positions on department store floors are poised to come out ahead.
Simone Mantura is the new CEO of GIR + A&F. Jointly created less than two years ago by Marithé + François Girbaud and the Ferretti family, the company oversees the global production of the Designer and Le Jean lines.
Environmental film “Home” will be released on the 5th of June and as the exclusive global partner, PPR has made a call to Gucci Group and asked them to come up with original products. The profits from these items will...
The International Herald Tribune has postponed a corporate luxury goods conference in New Delhi from next week until next year due to security concerns after attacks by gunmen in Mumbai killed more than 100 people.
French retail and luxury group PPR confirmed its full-year outlook as it posted a first-half current operating profit slightly above forecasts, helped by the sparkling performance of its luxury arm Gucci.
French retailer PPR posted better-than-expected second-quarter revenues, helped by sparkling sales at its luxury arm Gucci, but some of its retail units were, as forecast, hurt by sluggish consumer spending.
From selling leather-trimmed pipes to US soldiers in Paris in the wake of World War II to making some of the hottest fashion bags on the market, France's Longchamp turns 60 bent on joining the "It" crowd of luxury han...