Allen Questrom, former JC Penney chairman and CEO, expects a good retail holiday season.» Read More
Francis Gouten, Director at Gouten Consulting, says the pro-democracy movement is worsening the downturn in Hong Kong retail and services.
The U.S. is the biggest market for diamonds, followed by China's and India, says Stephen Lussier, CEO at Forevermark at De Beers.
*Platinum, palladium traders sued by jewelry maker. NEW YORK, Nov 25- Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Germany's BASF SE and two other big platinum and palladium dealers have been sued in the United States in what the plaintiff's law firm called the first nationwide class action over alleged price-fixing of the metals. In a complaint filed on Tuesday in the U.S. District...
It's the holiday season which, to some, means it's time to splurge. Here's a look at a few items on this season's most-wanted wish list.
Paul Swinand, Equity Analyst at Morningstar, expects Macy's and Target to see good sales in the upcoming holiday season while Kohl's may continue to struggle. He also explains what that means for investment strategy.
Architect-turned-designer Francis Bitonti wants to find out what happens when cutting-edge technology meets fashion.
Luxury retailer Bloomingdale's is selling an 18-karat gold ring, prominently emblazoned with a 1 carat diamond hashtag.
Jimmy Choo, the luxury shoemaker, has raised 140p per share in an IPO on the London Stock Exchange valuing it at £545.6 million ($877 million).
Philippa Malmgren, founder of DRPM Group, says investors are still concerned about the luxury slowdown in China as Jimmy Choo - known for its high-end shoes - sets its IPO price at 140 pence ($2.25) a share.
*COO Mark Light to succeed Michael Barnes from Oct. 31. Oct 14- Signet Jewelers Ltd said Chief Executive Michael Barnes resigned to be closer to his family, becoming the second top executive in three months to leave as the company digests its acquisition of Zale Corp, its largest deal so far. The parent of Kay Jewelers said Chief Operating Officer Mark Light would...
Oct 14- UK- based Signet Jewelers Ltd said Chief Executive Michael Barnes resigned to be closer to his family in the United States, becoming the second top executive in three months to leave for the same reason. The parent of Kay Jewelers said Chief Operating Officer Mark Light would succeed Barnes, effective Oct. 31. The deal, which closed in May, combined the two...
Oct 14- Signet Jewelers Ltd, the largest U.S. specialty jeweler, said Chief Executive Michael Barnes had resigned, effective Oct. 31.
Jean-Marc Lieberherr, Managing Director of Rio Tinto Diamonds, introduces the firm's extremely rare red and pink diamonds, which will be featured at its exclusive annual sale in Hong Kong.
LeBron James may be one of the biggest names on the basketball court, but his shoe sales still can't touch No. 23.
Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says a weaker euro will help luxury goods companies' earnings.
Italy's Luxottica overhauled its top management structure on Monday after Chief Executive Andrea Guerra left due to rifts with Chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio.
Michael Barnes, Signet Jewelers CEO, discusses what's driving sales growth and reveals what categories are leading the way.
Tiffany delivered earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations on Wednesday, and the retailer raised its full-year outlook.
Aug 27- Upscale jeweler Tiffany& Co raised its full-year profit forecast for a second time following a better-than-expected quarterly profit, driven by strong sales in the Americas and Asia-Pacific regions. Same-store sales in the Asia Pacific region grew 7 percent, driven by strong demand in Greater China and Australia.
Insight to luxury brand Ralph Lauren's new high-tech shirt, with David Lauren, Ralph Lauren executive vice president of global advertising and marketing.