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PARIS, June 14- LVMH will throw open the doors of its Louis Vuitton workshops and Hennessy cognac cellars at the weekend in the latest salvo of an advertising war among luxury groups to show off the craftsmanship behind their brands.
Erinn Murphy, associate, consumer and special retail at Piper Jaffray, says sentiment on U.S. retail is "neutral to positive", and highlights the luxury segment's outperformance to the sector.
Tanuj Shori, vice president and consumer equity research for Asia ex-Japan at Nomura, expects Prada's earnings to be down due to tough comps but highlights that it will still outperform the sector.
The largest Chanel shop in the world has been unveiled in London. CNBC's Julia Chatterley sat down with architect Peter Marino and asked him why London?
CNBC's Robert Frank reports that China's luxury sales growth forecast is expected to fall to 7 percent from 20 percent.
Small bi-coastal chains Intelligentsia, Blue Bottle Coffee and Stumptown Coffee Roasters lead the so-called "third wave" or "slow coffee" movement, while industry behemoth Starbucks Corp shows off its craft roots selling limited-supply "reserve" coffees for up to $50 for a half-pound bag.
A battle between French luxury-handbag makers went public with regulators seeking the maximum fine for the Louis Vuitton owner for failing to disclose moves to build a stake in Hermes.
Paul Trible, Ledbury co-founder & CEO, and Paul Watson, Ledbury co-founder & COO, explain how they were able to build a profitable business launching luxury brands during a recession.
Oliver Chen, Retailing & Luxury Analyst at Citigroup tells us why he likes Michael Kors and the U.S. luxury goods sector.
A bull versus bear case on the luxury retailer, with Fast Money traders Michael Murphy and Josh Brown.
Corinna Freedman, Wedbush Securities analyst, breaks down the luxury retailers quarterly numbers and outlook.
Japan and China could be powerful growth drivers ahead for the luxury retailer, one analyst told CNBC.
Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors, and CNBC's Courtney Reagan, break down TIF's first quarter numbers and provide an outlook on luxury retailers.
Liz Dunn, Macquarie Capital, and Edward Yruma, KeyBanc Capital Markets, break down the luxury retailer's first quarter numbers.
Brian Nagel, senior equity research analyst at Oppenheimer, says Tiffany's quarterly results should be "weakfish" but underlines that underlying indicators are getting better.
Jon Cox, head of European consumer equities at Kepler Capital Markets, explains why China's duty cut for Swiss watches is more of a "margin enhancement story" than a demand story.
Erwan Rambourg, Head of Consumer and Retail at HSBC Global Research, talks luxury stock picks in the growing Chinese consumer market.
Robin Headlee, vice president at Millwardbrown Optimor, tells CNBC that Apple's brand value is still higher than Google's, a reflection of how brand is much less volatile than market sentiment.
British luxury group Burberry posted a 14 percent rise in full-year pretax profit and said profit for the first half of its new fiscal year would be below last year's as it reduces its wholesale business in favor of retail markets.
Jeweller Harry Winston bought the largest ever diamond to be sold at auction. The gem fetched a record 26.7 million dollars.