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Pandemic Has Stoked Appetite for French Luxury, Survey Finds

The growing importance of secondhand goods was one of the key findings of the Comité Colbert's new study into…

LVMH to Increase Youth Hires by 20 Percent to Counter Pandemic Impact

The luxury conglomerate has pledged to hire 25,000 people under 30 by the end of 2022.

French Luxury Brands Target Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs

Luxury association Comité Colbert is hosting an all-expenses paid trip for 50 start-up founders and venture…

Comité Colbert Sponsors Young Japanese Artists

The French luxury goods trade association gave 50 grants for artwork by students at the Tokyo University of…

French Luxury Representative Concerned About Baccarat Sale

Elisabeth Ponsolle des Portes, president and chief executive officer of Comité Colbert, suggested LVMH should…

French Culture Minister Rewards Six Luxury Artisans

The four women and two men, who work for members of trade association Comité Colbert, were made Knights of…

Paris Mint Teams Up With Van Cleef & Arpels

The Monnaie de Paris has issued six limited-edition coins and a medal celebrating the jeweler's know-how.

Comité Colbert Names Guillaume de Seynes as Chairman

The Hermès executive begins a four-year mandate as head of the French luxury goods trade association.

French Culture Minister to Honor Eight Luxury Artisans

Artisans from eight houses, including Christian Dior Couture, Berluti and Cartier, will be anointed Chevalier…

Comité Colbert Adds Maison Francis Kurkdjian

The French luxury goods trade association also announced two new European members from outside of France.

Comité Colbert Teams With Unesco on Pilot Campaign

The two organizations are launching a campaign to promote creativity and safeguard cultural heritage.