Luxury

Model on the catwalkPrada Resort 2020 show, Runway, The Piano Factory, New York, USA - 02 May 2019

Financial

Analysts, Observers Weigh in on Prada’s Wholesale Rationalization

The move is seen as consistent with the Italian luxury group’s strategy to control image, positioning and distribution and is expected to yield results in the long term.

clock May 21, 2019Luisa Zargani

Magnum Photos, a long operating collective of major photographers, has hired Christopher Peregrin as its first head of brand partnerships.

Media

Magnum Photos Goes Modern With First Head of Brand Partnerships

The storied photo collective is looking to move into a new era of images, including video, and expanded campaign work.

clock May 20, 2019Kali Hays

Giuseppe Zanotti's "Blabber" digital campaign

Footwear

Giuseppe Zanotti Taps Hip-hop Duo Rae Sremmurd to Launch New Sneaker

The brand unveils on Monday its new skate sneaker, called the Blabber.

clock May 20, 2019Alessandra Turra

Alice Carli, Nicolò Beretta, Silvio Campara and Ulric Jerome.

Business Features

Bocconi Luxury and Retail Forum Weighs on Industry’s Future Trends

Speakers included Matchesfashion’s Ulric Jerome, Golden Goose Deluxe Brand’s ceo Silvio Campara and L’Autre Chose’s Alice Carli.

clock May 17, 2019Sandra Salibian and Martino Carrera

MODEL RELEASED Smiling Japanese woman standing at counter in clothing store, paying with credit card.VARIOUS

Financial

Millennial Spending Power

The demographic is spending money in new places.

clock May 14, 2019Kellie Ell

The Michael Kors store in London.

Designer and Luxury

Michael Kors Makes Himself at Home on London’s Old Bond Street

Kors calls his townhouse store on the luxury strip “an homage to London.”

clock May 8, 2019Samantha Conti

Chinese consumers spend two to two-and-a-half hours each day on WeChat.

Technology

New ‘Playbook’ to Win the Chinese Consumer on WeChat

With more than 1 billion Chinese consumers on WeChat and high demand for foreign goods, the opportunity is high for luxury fashion.

clock April 16, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

A mobile phone can scan a chipset embedded in a garment to access information recorded on the blockchain.

Technology

Paris Blockchain Week to Spotlight Benefits of Cryptographic Technology for Luxury Goods

Arianee will be demonstrating its open source protocol solution during the event.

clock April 12, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

People line up at Canada Goose's first Flagship Store in Beijing.Canada Goose Flagship Store Opening, Beijing, China - 30 Dec 2018

Financial

More Canada Goose Stores Coming in 2019

Demand for the luxury jackets isn’t slowing down anytime soon.

clock April 9, 2019Kellie Ell

MODEL RELEASED Female owner of plant shop receiving credit card from customer for payment of small String of Pearls plant in black pot.VARIOUS

Financial

Investors Pumping More Money Into Retail Start-ups

But are they really a threat to traditional retailers?

clock April 1, 2019Kellie Ell

Kering Headquarter – Mecenate91 – P+P Studio – Ermanno Previdi

Real Estate

Kering’s New Italian Head Office Built in Milan

The nine-story building stands adjacent to the Gucci Hub and symbolizes the importance of Italy for the French luxury group.

clock March 29, 2019Luisa Zargani

One-Off women's store

Retail

One-Off Innovates the Retail Business With Temporary Fittings

Developed by Folli Follie and G&B, the new retail project include two boutiques, one for men and one for women, located in Brescia.

clock March 22, 2019Alessandra Turra

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Business Features

Think Tank: Understanding the Journey of the Online Luxury Customer

Roland Gossage, ceo of GroupBy Inc., shares insights into creating a luxury experience online.

clock March 20, 2019Roland Gossage

Consumers in a Beijing mall.

Financial

Winners, Losers and 20 Percent Luxury Sales Growth in China

Luxury sales in China experienced 20 percent growth for the second year, but some brands stumbled while other brands soared.

clock March 19, 2019Nyima Pratten

Gucci

Designer and Luxury

ON STAFF: Gucci’s Marco Bizzarri Discusses Changemakers Project, Learning From Experience, Fostering Creativity

Gucci Changemakers seeks to achieve cultural diversity and awareness throughout its organization and activities globally, and includes a fund for a total of $5 million over five years and a $1.5 million four-year scholarship program in North America.

clock March 19, 2019Luisa Zargani

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