La Samaritaine

Looks from the tableware collection collaboration between Dior Maison and Themis Zouganeli.

Fashion Scoops

EXCLUSIVE: Dior to Open Restaurant in Paris With Chef Jean Imbert

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clock June 8, 2021Joelle Diderich

La Samaritaine


LVMH Sets Date for Reopening of La Samaritaine

The Paris department store, owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, will reopen on June 22 or 23 after a 16-year closure.

clock May 31, 2021Joelle Diderich

Bernard Arnault during LVMH's 2021 annual general meeting.


Bernard Arnault ‘Reasonably Optimistic’ About 2021

Speaking to shareholders, the LVMH boss said he was hopeful that vaccinations would bring the coronavirus pandemic under control.

clock April 15, 2021Joelle Diderich

Venus Williams.

Fashion Scoops

Venus Williams Takes Fashion Notes at Louis Vuitton Show

The tennis player is preparing to launch a capsule collection for her lifestyle brand EleVen.

clock October 7, 2020Joelle Diderich

Nicolas Ghesquiere

Designer and Luxury

Nicolas Ghesquière: Let’s Do the ‘Time Clash’ Again

Louis Vuitton’s next show will mingle the past and the future, including a nod to gender-fluid dressing.

clock October 6, 2020Miles Socha

LVMH's Samaritain complex

Designer and Luxury

EXCLUSIVE: Louis Vuitton to Christen La Samaritaine With Spring Fashion Show

The vast site on the Seine River in Paris, still under construction, will span a luxury hotel, department store, restaurants, offices and more.

clock September 28, 2020Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

LVMH Sets 3-D Showcase for La Samaritaine Project

The project features an updated scenography including a 3-D tour of the project using virtual reality platforms.

clock June 7, 2016Joelle Diderich

La Samaritaine


LVMH’s Samaritaine Project is Green-lighted

France’s Council of State said Friday that LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton can resume renovations.

clock June 19, 2015Jennifer Weil


LVMH’s Samaritaine Project Halted Again

A Paris court has rejected the luxury conglomerate’s appeal against a decision forcing it to halt construction.

clock January 5, 2015Joelle Diderich

La Samaritaine


La Samaritaine Project Hits Roadblock

The Paris administrative court has cancelled a key portion of the construction permit delivered by Paris City Hall.

clock May 13, 2014Joelle Diderich


Group Aims to Scuttle Samaritaine Project

A Paris association is contesting the construction permit to renovate the landmark department store.

clock March 14, 2014Miles Socha and Laure Guilbault


LVMH Buys Additional 40.1 Pct in Société Samaritaine

French luxury group gears up for La Samaritaine transformation.

clock November 25, 2010Joelle Diderich

Jean-Jacques Guiony

Human Resources

LVMH’s CFO to Take on Presidency of La Samaritaine

Jean-Jacques Guiony will be donning an additional hat as the company’s president.

clock November 22, 2010Miles Socha

The Samaritaine was shuttered in 2005.


La Samaritaine in Paris Gets a New Life

Closed department store La Samaritaine, owned by LVMH, will become a retail, office and housing complex.

clock April 10, 2009Miles Socha

Fashion Features

LVMH Plans To Transform La Samaritaine Store, Image

PARIS — LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton has unveiled plans to reposition La Samaritaine, the behemoth department store on the Right Bank here.

In a news conference on Monday, Samaritaine president Philippe de Beauvoir said he would…

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