Hyatt to open Grand Hyatt in Athens

Hyatt has recently announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with both Henderson Park and Hines for the first Grand Hyatt hotel in Greece, Grand Hyatt Athens. The opening is expected in Q3 2018. The hotel […] The post Hyatt to open Grand Hyatt in Athens … [Read More...]

LVMH confirms investment in Lyst

LVMH has successfully led a new round of financing for Lyst, as the global fashion search platform aims to expand its presence online. The announcement confirms weeks of speculation that the luxury group was raising fresh capital for Lyst and […] The post LVMH confirms investment in Lyst appeared … [Read More...]

Princess launches new flybridge Princess 70 super-yacht

Princess Yachts takes pride in sculpting some of the most stunning yachts the world has ever seen. Most notable in their portfolio includes the M Class Superyachts, not forgetting the V and S series. Through their culture and philosophy for […] The post Princess launches new flybridge Princess 70 super-… [Read More...]

Gucci heads to Paris for upcoming catwalk show

For one season only, Gucci is switching from Milan to Paris Fashion Week. The Italian fashion house will present its spring/summer 2019 collection in the French capital on September 24, in what will be the finale of Alessandro Michele’s three-part homage to France. “Gucci […] The post Gucci heads … [Read More...]

Balenciaga, the world’s hottest luxury fashion brand

Balenciaga saw the highest growth performance of any Kering house in 2017, surpassing even the booming Gucci brand. During the FT Business of Luxury Summit in Venice, the brand’s CEO explained how Mr. Gvasalia’s streetwear style has infused Balenciaga with […] The post Balenciaga, the world’s hottest luxury fashion … [Read More...]

World’s largest Rolex store opens in Dubai

Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, who have been the official Rolex retailer in Dubai for the last six decades, have just inaugurated the world’s largest Rolex Boutique within the Fashion Avenue in Dubai Mall. The three-storey boutique has an impressive 850 […] The post World’s largest Rolex store opens … [Read More...]

Prada Group opens seven stores in Xi’An China

Italian luxury fashion group Prada is strengthening its retail presence in China with the opening of seven stores in the city of Xi’an. Within the SKP Mall in Xi’an, the group is opening three Prada stores, two Miu Miu boutiques […] The post Prada Group opens seven stores in … [Read More...]

Tiffany & Co first quarter sales up 15 percent

U.S. based jeweller Tiffany & Co saw a 15 percent jump in global net sales for this year’s first quarter, ended on April 30. Amongst the better-than-expected growth, the company is launching a $1 billion stock repurchase program to buy […] The post Tiffany & Co first quarter … [Read More...]

Bodrum EDITION to open this June

The Bodrum EDITION is a natural Amphitheatre acting as a venue for 21st century recreation, socialising, and networking with an unparalleled vista overlooking the azure waters of the Turkish Riviera. The hotel will feature 102 guest rooms, suites and villas, […] The post Bodrum EDITION to open this June appeared … [Read More...]

Ralph Lauren reports better-than-expected quarterly results

Ralph Lauren Corp on Wednesday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit, as the luxury apparel maker’s move to pull products off department store shelves and sell more products at full-price boosted margins. Ralph Lauren said adjusted gross margin was 59.8 percent […] The post Ralph Lauren reports … [Read More...]

Louis Vuitton extends contract with Nicolas Ghesquiere

Louis Vuitton designer Nicolas Ghesquiere has signed a new contract, delivering a potential boost to luxury goods giant LVMH for which Louis Vuitton is a key source of profits. LVMH group head Bernard Arnault announced Ghesquiere’s new contract in a […] The post Louis Vuitton extends contract with … [Read More...]