The announcement comes as officials launch an awareness campaign to highlight the dangers of using illicit web sites.
Luxury group creates role of technology chief, names digitally minded group HR director.
After a tough 2016-17, the luxury giant returned to double-digit growth.
Some think the pound could reach parity — or dip below — one euro by early next year.
Cartier’s parent has joined luxury groups in shaking up its business.
With demand for watches finally showing signs of improvement, optimism is slowly creeping back into the sector.
The chief executive officer has taken on added responsibilities at Compagnie Financière Richemont since joining the board in November.
He replaces Jean-Paul Girardin, who will become Breitling’s vice president.
Kern, a Richemont veteran, is leaving for an entrepreneurial opportunity.
The current Cartier show features 600 pieces — a mix of high jewelry, fine jewelry and vintage items that have been restored.
Luxury industry observers said the sale proves there are no sacred brands at Richemont.
Shanghai Tang was one of Richemont’s smallest brands.