MISCELLANEOUS - 23 May 2016 - by Zara Hoffman
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Chinese Consumers and Logos: an Endless Love Story?

Are logos really coming back? The issue may be more complex than we think. (Shutterstock)   Over the past few years, market research has agreed that Chinese luxury consumers were getting more informed and savvier than ever regarding luxury goods. Showing off one’s wealth with...

BUSINESS - 21 May 2016 - by Abhay Gupta
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Luxury Connect Opens The Gates To Indian Luxury

Sensing a gap in the market, Luxury Connect Business School has designed a program offering attendees two weeks of experiential & immersive learning in the luxury heartland of India. Here, Luxury Connect Founder & CEO Abhay Gupta provides an insight. The grandeur of Udaivilas Pala...
MISCELLANEOUS - 19 May 2016 - by BlogLux
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Plombé par la Chine, Burberry est forcé de réduire ses coûts

Burberry tire 40 % de ses revenus des clients chinois, qu’ils achètent ses produits en Chine continentale, à Hong Kong (ici une boutique à Hong Kong) ou ailleurs dans le monde lorsqu’ils voyagent. Le groupe de luxe britannique, qui tire 40 % de ses r...

BUSINESS - 16 May 2016 - by Zara Hoffman
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Luxury brands aren't convinced Alibaba can crack down on counterfeits

Fake Saint Laurent bags for sale on Taobao.   As Alibaba continues to make efforts to convey the image that it’s doing its best to fight the scourge of counterfeit goods on its platforms, a recent controversy over its admission to the world’s largest anti-counterfeiting or...

BUSINESS - 11 May 2016 - by Zara Hoffman
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Chinese consumers’ demand for Korean products

With a K-pop obsession and love for traveling to South Korea, Chinese consumers’ demand for Korean products is creating big competition for Western brands in the areas of beauty and fashion. Korean cosmetics exports to China surged 250 percent last year, and accounted for almo...

FASHION - 11 May 2016 - by Abhay Gupta
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Luxury in India: Top 10 trends for 2016

The Indian luxury landscape is experiencing strong evolutionary undercurrents that are redefining the consumer profile and how luxury players will need to operate in this domain during 2016. In the last few years, luxury in India has been growing at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about...
LIFESTYLE - 03 May 2016 - by BlogLux
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Le luxe de Chanel défile à Cuba

    Le quartier du Paseo del Prado, où le couturier allemand Karl Lagerfeld dévoile la collection Croisière 2016/17, a été décoré pour l'occasion. Mais le contraste restera saisissant entre le luxe de Chanel et l'état ...

BUSINESS - 02 May 2016 - by Zara Hoffman
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China gets tough with customs control

  A photo that went viral on Chinese social media last week purportedly showing items dumped by Chinese tourists to avoid tariff hikes when going through customs at Shanghai’s Pudong Airport. (Weibo)   As the massive price gap between imported luxury goods in China a...