Rimowa

The Rimowa and Fendi suitcase.

Fashion Scoops

Rimowa Unveils Second Installment of Fendi Collaboration

The sleek aluminum cabin trolley, first launched last November, will go on sale this month in two new colors, blue and red.

clock June 13, 2018Joelle Diderich

Rimowa CEO Alexandre Arnault

Business Features

CEO TALKS: Alexandre Arnault on Reinventing Rimowa at 120

The 26-year-old executive is mulling Rimowa hotels and lounges as he sets out to turn the German luggage maker into a billion-euro brand.

clock June 5, 2018Joelle Diderich

Alexandre Arnault, Pharrell Williams

Fashion Scoops

Pharrell Williams, Alessandra Ambrosio Turn Out for Rimowa’s Pop-up Party

Dita Von Teese, Jasmine Sanders and more came out to celebrate the brand’s latest pop-up concept shop in Beverly Hills.

clock December 13, 2017Marcy Medina

Rimowa Beverly Hills

Designer and Luxury

Rimowa CEO Alexandre Arnault Looks to Rewrite Luxury Retail’s Rules

The head of Rimowa has taken very quick, deliberate steps to turn the German travel brand into an innovator.

clock December 13, 2017Kari Hamanaka

Fendi Rimowa

Designer and Luxury

Fendi, Rimowa Team on Suitcase

The suitcase will be available in selected Fendi and Rimowa boutiques and on fendi.com as of Nov. 27.

clock November 9, 2017Luisa Zargani

Martin Croteau

Fashion Scoops

Rimowa Appoints Martin Croteau as President, North America

Croteau joins the firm from Moleskine.

clock November 7, 2017Misty White Sidell

Financial

Luxury Analysts Cheer Strong LVMH Results

Chief financial officer Jean-Jacques Guiony said the comparison base would become tougher in the fourth quarter.

clock October 10, 2017Joelle Diderich

Karl Lagerfeld's Rimowa case.

Designer and Luxury

EXCLUSIVE: Karl Lagerfeld’s Suitcase Among Stars of Rimowa Campaign

The images marking the 80th anniversary of the brand’s aluminum luggage feature the cases of customers ranging from Martha Stewart to Virgil Abloh.

clock October 9, 2017Joelle Diderich

Virgil Abloh

Fashion Scoops

Alexandre Arnault Teases Off-White Suitcases by Rimowa

Officials at LVMH declined to comment if a collaboration was in the works.

clock September 24, 2017Joelle Diderich

The Rimowa flagship in Paris

Human Resources

Rimowa Names Chief Product Officer

Rocky Jacob is joining the German luggage maker from smart thermostat and smoke alarm maker Nest Labs.

clock June 27, 2017Joelle Diderich

Human Resources

Rimowa Names Chief Brand Officer

Previously, Hector Meulas worked at Donna Karan, Apple and Creative Artists Agency.

clock June 14, 2017WWD Staff

Frédéric, Antoine, Bernard and Alexandre Arnault

Fashion Scoops

LVMH Big Guns Come Out for Alexandre Arnault’s Rimowa Debut

The 24-year-old presided over a family reunion at the inauguration of the Rimowa flagship in Paris on Monday night.

clock March 7, 2017Joelle Diderich

Bernard Arnault and French President François Hollande

Technology

LVMH Launches New Prize for Start-ups

The LVMH Innovation Award was launched at a press conference attended by French President François Hollande and LVMH ceo Bernard Arnault.

clock February 21, 2017Joelle Diderich

The Rimowa flagship in Paris

Retail

Rimowa Opens Largest Flagship Worldwide in Paris

The German luggage maker is gearing up to expand its lifestyle offering and open seven stores this year.

clock January 26, 2017Joelle Diderich

Rimowa campaign image

Mergers and Acquisitions

LVMH Gets Travel Bug, Buys Rimowa Luggage Brand

Bernard Arnault’s son Alexandre is to become co-ceo of the German luggage specialist.

clock October 4, 2016Miles Socha

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