Apparel Accessories and Luxury Goods


  • What to expect from Prada's Q3 earnings   Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 9:31 PM ET
    What to expect from Prada's Q3 earnings

    Jackson Wong, Associate Director at United Simsen Securities, says the Italian fashion house is seeing declining sales on the back of China's anti-corruption efforts.

  • Protests: 'Cherry on cake' for HK retail   Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 6:46 PM ET
    Protests: 'Cherry on the cake' for HK retail

    Francis Gouten, Director at Gouten Consulting, says the pro-democracy movement is worsening the downturn in Hong Kong retail and services.

  • Why diamonds are an American's best friend   Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 6:10 AM ET
    Why diamonds are an American's best friend

    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...

  • CNBC: Luxe List 2014   Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 10:00 PM ET
    CNBC: Luxe List 2014

    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.

  • Which US retailer is poised for a holiday haul?   Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 9:32 PM ET
    Which US retailer is poised for a holiday haul?

    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.

  • Design it, 3-D print it, put it on your body Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 1:29 PM ET
    Dita Von Teese models Bitonti’s 3D printed dress with over 12,000 Swarovski crystals and  3,000 moving parts specifically designed for her.

    Architect-turned-designer Francis Bitonti wants to find out what happens when cutting-edge technology meets fashion.

  • #Bling ring: Bloomingdale’s Twitter-ready bauble Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 2:54 PM ET
    Khai Khai Diamond Hashtag Ring

    Luxury retailer Bloomingdale's is selling an 18-karat gold ring, prominently emblazoned with a 1 carat diamond hashtag.

  • Jimmy Choo IPO values company at $877M Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 2:01 AM ET

    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).

  • China luxury concern remains as Jimmy Choo prices IPO

    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.

  • What's shining at Rio Tinto's diamond tender   Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:45 PM ET
    What's shining at Rio Tinto's diamond tender

    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 has new shoes, but he can't touch Jordan Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:44 AM ET
    LeBron James unveils the LEBRON 12 on September 16, 2014, in Portland, Oregon.

    LeBron James may be one of the biggest names on the basketball court, but his shoe sales still can't touch No. 23.

  • Weaker euro will help luxury stocks: Pro   Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 2:15 AM ET
    Weaker euro will help luxury stocks: Pro

    Patrick Armstrong, CIO of Plurimi Investment Managers, says a weaker euro will help luxury goods companies' earnings.

  • Luxottica overhauls management as CEO steps down Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 1:36 AM ET

    Italy's Luxottica overhauled its top management structure on Monday after Chief Executive Andrea Guerra left due to rifts with Chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio.

  • Secret to Signet Jewelers success   Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 3:20 PM ET
    Secret to Signet Jewelers success

    Michael Barnes, Signet Jewelers CEO, discusses what's driving sales growth and reveals what categories are leading the way.

  • Tiffany boosts full-year guidance as earnings beat Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 11:26 AM ET
    Tiffany & Co. earnings consumer sentiment

    Tiffany delivered earnings that surpassed analysts' expectations on Wednesday, and the retailer raised its full-year outlook.

  • Ralph Lauren goes high-tech   Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 12:54 PM ET
    Ralph Lauren goes high-tech

    Insight to luxury brand Ralph Lauren's new high-tech shirt, with David Lauren, Ralph Lauren executive vice president of global advertising and marketing.

  • Threat from smartwatches to luxury 'overdone': Pro

    Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, says the threat to luxury timepieces from smartwatches is "overdone" and stabilization in China will see luxury stocks rally.

  • 'Serious signs' of Russian luxury slowdown: Pro   Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 3:15 AM ET
    'Serious signs' of Russian luxury slowdown: Pro

    Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Cheuvreux, says there are "serious signs" of a slowdown in spending by Russians on luxury goods.

  • China the perfect fit for London's $6,000 luxe tailors

    Tailors on London's famous Savile Row - where suits sell in excess of $6000 - are now looking to take their luxury offerings to China where consumers are looking for the perfect suit.