The company plans a rollout to other U.K. and European cities to cater to time-poor women.
The manager succeeds Robert Polet, who remains director of the group.
The luxury brand cautioned that first-quarter growth “cannot be projected over the full year 2017.”
Both business segments contributed to the quarterly growth.
The Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry revealed a 7.5 percent increase in international sales after 20 consecutive months of declines.
Carel has repositioned — moving its average consumer age from 60 to 35 and under.
During the event, the designer will also present a fashion capsule developed in collaboration with graffiti artist Alec Monopoly.
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and Oceana’s United States Shark Conservation Program will benefit from Gillier’s decision to sell some of the collection.
Since opening his first store in Paris in 1992, Louboutin has sold footwear, handbags, small leather goods and beauty products and now has more than 100 stores.
Designers including Pierre Hardy and Christelle Kocher attended the event.
The competition will be held in the U.S. for the first time and will bring together LGBTQI athletes from more than 40 countries, including many where homosexuality remains illegal.
The company’s goal is to strengthen its business in Australia and New Zealand, with plans to open five additional stores by the end of the year, reaching a total of 20 in the region.
An expansion brings greater fashion, food, entertainment and sports activities to the center.
Main acts at the upcoming Cinema Against AIDS gala in Cannes will include a Carine Roitfeld-curated Golden Age of Hollywood-themed runway show.