Tag : luxury brands
The UK’s top 30 luxury fashion brands and retailers by turnover contributed £5.25bn in revenue to the UK economy in 2017/18 – up 1.9% year on year, research by law firm Boodle Hatfield has shown.
Canada Goose opens new factory in MontrealSubscription
Luxury outerwear brand Canada Goose will open its second factory in Quebec and eighth wholly owned manufacturing facility in Canada in Montreal next month.
Milan fashion house Roberto Cavalli has reduced its losses, as its turnaround strategy shows signs of taking hold.
Lanvin bought by Chinese conglomerateSubscription
French luxury fashion house Lanvin has been bought by Chinese conglomerate Fosun for an undisclosed sum.
Chinese platform Secoo names new Europe MDSubscription
Chinese luxury online platform Secoo has promoted Giulia Costantini to the position of managing director of Europe.
What finally lured Prada and Céline onlineSubscription
Drapers asks why it has taken so long for the world of luxury to go digital and how brands are standing apart from fast fashion online natives.
Court rules luxury brands can block sales on Amazon Subscription
The European Court of Justice has ruled that luxury brands can block retailers selling their products online on platforms such as Amazon and eBay.
Gucci offices raided in tax probeSubscription
Fashion house Gucci has confirmed its offices in Milan and Florence were raided last week, over tax evasion claims.
Kering appoints chief client and digital officerSubscription
Luxury brand group Kering has named former eBay executive Grégory Boutté as its new chief client and digital officer.
Entrepreneur Simon Waterfield has drawn up a target list of brands for his Scotch Corner Designer Village scheme in a bid to become “the next Bicester Village”.