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Dior sparked backlash by airing a fragrance commercial starring Johnny Depp

A Dior cologne commercial starring Johnny Depp sparked controversy after it was broadcast in the UK on Tuesday, The Guardian reported. A spokesperson for the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority told The Guardian that after Depp’s Dior ad was aired, it received 11 complaints from viewers that criticised Depp’s place in […]
Dior sparked backlash by airing a fragrance commercial starring Johnny Depp
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11 stores where you’ll probably never buy anything on sale

Everyone loves a good sale, but there are several major retailers that rarely, if ever, have one. Other stores exclude certain brands from their storewide sales. Here are 11 popular retailers that almost never mark their items down. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Everyone loves a sale, even […]
11 stores where you’ll probably never buy anything on sale
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How the Dumas family, heirs to the $49.2 billion Hermès fortune, turned a leather store into a luxury empire and became one of the wealthiest families in the world

There are 16 heirs to the Hermès fortune, but two cousins, Pierre-Alexis and Axel Dumas, are at the head of the ultra-luxurious Parisian fashion house that rakes in billions of dollars in profit each year. Bloomberg estimates put the Dumas family fortune at $US49.2 billion, making it one of the […]
How the Dumas family, heirs to the $49.2 billion Hermès fortune, turned a leather store into a luxury empire and became one of the wealthiest families in the world
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There are 2 parts of the year that are the best time to score deals on designer goods, according to a CMO who works with 12,000 luxury brands

An increase in luxury sales indicates that more people than ever are looking to invest in high-end pieces. Krystle Craycraft, CMO of ModeSens, says the two best times to buy designer correspond with end-of-season turnover: the end of fall/winter and spring/summer. Fall/winter historically has better prices, due to additional holiday […]
There are 2 parts of the year that are the best time to score deals on designer goods, according to a CMO who works with 12,000 luxury brands
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A chief marketing officer who works with 12,000 luxury brands says consumers are caught up in ‘logo-mania,’ and it’s helped a famously flashy brand make a huge comeback

The Italian luxury fashion brand Gucci has made a comeback in recent years. That’s according to ModeSens‘ chief marketing officer, Krystle Craycraft, who works with 12,000 luxury brands such as Hermès and Louis Vuitton. According to Craycraft, key factors for the brand’s success include the revival of “logo-mania” and an […]
A chief marketing officer who works with 12,000 luxury brands says consumers are caught up in ‘logo-mania,’ and it’s helped a famously flashy brand make a huge comeback
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Michael Kors is in danger of getting ‘lost in a sea of ‘stuff”

Michael Kors shares tanked on Wednesday morning after the retailer reported worse-than-expected earnings results for the second quarter. S ame-store sales dropped 2.1% at its namesake brand, mostly due to a decline in the European market. GlobalData Retail’s Neil Saunders says that Michael Kors is suffering from a brand image […]
Michael Kors is in danger of getting ‘lost in a sea of ‘stuff”