News

Louis Vuitton is taking the art of packing seriously. For fall, it was all in the trunk. Done in silver leather or diamond-cut Plexiglas, these hard-case handbags made for clever travel companions, fitted internally for every electronic gadget desirable.

Retail

Study: Louis Vuitton Still Most Valuable Luxury Brand

In a analysis of luxury market by Millward Brown and WPP, the total value of high-end brands lost $7 billion as spending declined in key markets.

– 20 minutes ago

Accessories

Sophie Hulme Appoints Sales and Marketing Heads

Teresio Blanchetti has been named head of sales, while Diane Crook is global communications director.

– 8:54 AM, EST

The Cambridge Satchel and Vivienne Westwood collaboration collection

Accessories

Cambridge Satchel Teams With Vivienne Westwood

The new collaborative collection spotlights Westwood’s squiggle print.

– 6:37 AM, EST

Business

European Markets Make Small Gains

The FTSE 100 and FTSE MIB led the uptick in morning trading on Wednesday.

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Fashion

Moynat Celebrates Rive Gauche Showcase

Laura Smet, Elie Top and Louis-Marie de Castelbajac were among guests celebrating the trunk maker’s new shop at Le Bon Marché.

– 4:46 AM, EST

MAN Designers Rory Parnell Mooney Liam Hodges

Men's

MAN Turns Ten

The London showcase for emerging men's talent will stage its spring 2016 show on June 12.

– 4:01 AM, EST

Simone Rocha

Retail

Simone Rocha to Open Boutique on Mount Street

Rocha plans to open in September during London Fashion Week.

– 12:01 AM, EST

EYE, Report Card

Eye

Eye Report Card: Julia Louis-Dreyfus Sizzles, Dave Letterman Puzzles

Here are the hits and misses of the week.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Accessories

Luxottica to Help Restore Venice Bridge

Luxottica Group is donating 1.7 million euros, or $1.86 million at current exchange rate, to restore the Accademia Bridge in Venice.

– May 26, 2015

Emporio Armani Resort 2016

Fashion

Emporio Armani Resort 2016

Giorgio Armani used gentle touches, such as lace and floral motifs, to add softness and ease to masculine pieces.

– May 26, 2015