Luxottica Sales Rise 2.5% in First Quarter

The Italian eyewear group continues to grow in North America and Europe as well as in emerging markets, excluding the negative impact of exchange rates.

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Yoox Net-a-porter Said to Tap Communications Head

Bruno-Roland Bernard, a veteran of LVMH, has joined the luxury and fashion e-tailer, according to market sources.

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Prince Harry, President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge


The Obamas Calls Out Prince Harry on Twitter

The Obamas took it to Twitter and tweeted to the royals.

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Exhibition on Water and Its Impact on Creativity to Open in Rome

The exhibit will run at Rome’s Baths of Diocletian from May 3 to June 12.

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Epiphany, Gucci's limited-edition book


Gucci to Unveil Limited-Edition Book at Dover Street Market in New York

Called “Epiphany,” the book comprises photos by Ari Marcopoulos documenting the pre-fall women’s and men’s collections by Alessandro Michele, and will be presented on May 5.

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Warehouse fall 2016


U.K. High Street Retailer Warehouse Reboots Image

Alasdhair Willis, Emma Cook give brand a new creative spin.

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Manish Arora


Indian Online Retailer Raises Funds for Further Growth

The Indian online retailer will channel funds into marketing.

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Esprit 9-Month Revenue Slides 10%

Trading conditions in its core market of Europe are showing signs of improvement.

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Europe’s Stock Markets Down in Midmorning Trading

The biggest fallers in retail and luxury included Hugo Boss,, L’Oréal and Hermès.

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Immunocologie products


Skin-Care Brand Immunocologie Launches at Urban Retreat at Harrods

The brand focuses on the immune health and employs ingredients including ionic minerals from clay and snail mucin.

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