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DKNY Owes Its Incredible Twitter Success To One Woman

[credit provider=”YouTube/dkny” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3ImtnUtueU&feature=player_embedded”] Aliza Licht, SVP, Global Communications at Donna Karan International, is the voice leading the brand’s Twitter success.For some who presume social media is handled by interns, this was a surprise.
DKNY Owes Its Incredible Twitter Success To One Woman
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The State Of Luxury Goods Around The World [SLIDE DECK]

[credit provider=”www.flickr.com” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/kam/2194676541/”] Bain & Co. released its major annual report on the global luxury goods market yesterday, and it appears there are some big shifts afoot as the market slows down.The consulting firm expects the global luxury goods market to grow by 10 per cent in 2012, to $276 […]
The State Of Luxury Goods Around The World [SLIDE DECK]
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Luxury Brands Are Fleeing Argentina

[credit provider=”Cheng Xin”] BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Adios, Armani. Hasta la vista, Louis Vuitton.The world’s most luxurious designer brands are abandoning Argentina rather than comply with tight new government economic restrictions, leaving empty shelves and storefronts along the capital’s elegant Alvear Avenue, where tourists once flocked to see the […]
Luxury Brands Are Fleeing Argentina
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These Luxury Bags Were Inspired By Apple Products

[credit provider=”Lo & Sons”] Helen Lo founded luxury bag company Lo & Sons after she couldn’t find any fashionable, functional travel bags. She convinced her sons, Derek and Jan, to quit their jobs in advertising and product design research, respectively, and get the startup off the ground in December 2010.Production […]
These Luxury Bags Were Inspired By Apple Products
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H&M Is rumoured To Be Launching An Upscale Clothing Chain

[credit provider=”francesca”] H&M has announced its plan to launch a new brand of stores called “& other stories” in 2013, reports AFP Relax News.The brand isn’t giving away many details about anything else regarding the new brand, but rumour has it the new line will be high-end.
H&M Is rumoured To Be Launching An Upscale Clothing Chain
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India’s Market For Luxury Brands Is About To Explode

With the removal of the cap on foreign ownership in single-brand retail, global luxury brands are expected to ramp up their presence in the domestic market. “In one stroke, India may have opened the floodgates,” said Sanjay Kapoor, managing director of Genesis Luxury, the joint venture partner of Burberry in […]
India’s Market For Luxury Brands Is About To Explode
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North Korea Now Has Its First Luxury Store

The millions maybe dying of hunger and poverty on the doorsteps of Kim Il Jong , but the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea which is anything but that continues to defy work pressures. North Korea is a totalitarian Stalinist dictatorship, one that keeps its citizens under strict control. Sanctions implemented […]
North Korea Now Has Its First Luxury Store