French luxury goods group LVMH on Monday posted a surge in first quarter sales, beating analysts' growth forecasts and boosted by Asian demand for its labels ranging from Louis Vuitton to Christian Dior.
The turnover continues at Louis Vuitton. Edouard Schneider has left his position as Press & PR Director of Louis Vuitton, after four years with the Paris-based luxury brand, in the latest major change at the maison.
Condé Nast International is to launch GQ Middle East in a license agreement with ITP Media Group - a surprise move as Condé Nast already works with ITP’s regional rival Nervora, the publisher of Vogue Arabia.
Two flawless white diamonds each weighing in at more than 50 carats are expected to fetch more than $15 million (10.65 million pounds) when they are auctioned in May, auctioneers Sotheby’s Diamonds said on Friday.
Secoo, one of the largest premium e-commerce platforms in China, has set up a designer channel to enhance its influence in the fashion world and to help promote more Chinese indie designers on the global stage.
The house of Hermès has opened a major new manufacturing plant in Franche-Comté, the eastern French region bordering Switzerland. Named the Manufacture of Allan, it will employ 260 leather goods artisans.
Christian Dior is off to the races for its next cruise. The Paris fashion house will unveil its 2019 cruise collection inside the most famous stables on the continent in Chantilly, France's horseracing capital.