The first question everyone asked when sitting down to the latest Alexander McQueen menswear runway show on Friday in Paris, was where was François-Henri Pinault, whose luxury conglomerate Kering owns Alexander McQueen?
Artémis, the family holding company of the Pinault family, has bought a stake in the Giambattista Valli fashion house. The Pinaults' luxury conglomerate, Kering, includes Yves Saint Laurent, Gucci and Alexander McQueen.
The Louis Vuitton Foundation, located in a building designed by Frank Gehry that resembles a glass ship, has offered a preview of the collection that it will open to the public in Paris’ Bois de Boulogne on October 27.
French luxury group PPR is preparing to sell its book and CD retailer Fnac and online fashion store La Redoute, Le Journal du Dimanche wrote on Sunday, as part of a strategy to concentrate on luxury and sports brands.
The Financial Times has announced that it will organise the 8th edition of FT Business of Luxury Summit in Marrackech, Morocco from May 31 - June 1. Plenary sessions will revolve around the theme The Lifestyle Revolut...