LONDON — Hermès on Thursday said it has purchased the 20,000-square-foot building on New Bond Street that serves as Asprey’s global headquarters and flagship store.
Hermès, which according to London real estate sources paid 73 million pounds, or $117 million at current exchange, said the purchase was a “property investment,” and a spokeswoman denied the French brand was planning to purchase all of Asprey, quashing widespread speculation in the British press.
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