Last, but by no means least, Paris limbers up to take the fashion baton from Milan. Starting on Tuesday until March 11, the French capital will round-off four intense weeks of womenswear previews with 92 runway shows.
Luxury goods group Richemont has appointed new chief executives to two of its brands, naming Jerome Lambert as head of its Montblanc pens business and Daniel Riedo at the Jaeger-Le Coultre watch manufacturer.
Designers, celebrities and shoppers in cities from New York to Milan roamed boutiques and stores in droves on Thursday as part of the fourth annual "Fashion's Night Out," a global event to encourage spending.
High-end penmaker Montblanc has opened its largest store in China to capitalise on the surging growth of Chinese luxury-goods consumers, who are expected to account for most of the world's luxury purchases in eight ye...
Jewellers and watchmakers Cartier and Montblanc are preparing for further price increases in 2011 to reflect rising precious metals prices and currency fluctuations, the heads of the two groups said on Tuesday.