Burberry Group PLC


  • Why Cramer sees upside in Apple now Monday, 21 Oct 2013 | 6:14 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host outlined the reasons he thinks the technology company's stock is attractive amid a "red-hot market."

  • Europe stocks close higher on hopes of US deal Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 12:23 PM ET

    European equities closed higher on Wednesday as investors bet on an imminent deal in Washington to avert a U.S. debt default.

  • Apple’s passion for fashion misstep Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 2:57 AM ET
    The Apple Store on Regent Street in London.

    When you think of Apple, you think of style, but not fashion. This makes the company's second major senior-level hire all the more perplexing.

  • Apple beat out JCPenney to hire Ahrendts: Report Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 3:59 PM ET
    Angela Ahrendts

    Apple beat J.C. Penney in bid to hire Burberry's CEO Angela Ahrendts, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.

  • Apple's Burberry hire: A lesson in brand strategy Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 3:50 PM ET
    Angela Ahrendts

    There's a lesson for companies in Apple's hire of Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts: Your outfit may not really match its true image with the public.

  • Europe closes higher on US debt deal optimism Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 11:37 AM ET

    European equities closed higher on Tuesday, as expectations of an imminent debt deal in the U.S. encouraged global market sentiment.

  • Why Apple's Burberry hire really isn't so baffling Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 11:36 AM ET
    Angela Ahrendts

    Apple's hiring of Burberry's Angela Ahrendts might seem baffling, but Ahrendts is perfect because Apple is a luxury brand first and a technology company second.

  • Apple goes high-end plaid with new retail boss Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 9:02 AM ET
    Angela Ahrendts

    Christopher Bailey will take over from Angela Ahrendts at Burberry, following the latter's departure for Apple.

  • Early movers: KO, AAPL, M, MSFT & more Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 7:54 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Europe shares close lower as shutdown fears weigh Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 12:10 PM ET

    European shares closed lower on Monday as the partial government shutdown in the U.S. continued, and as investors worried that the impasse could lead to the country defaulting on its debt.

  • Latest highlights from London Fashion Week Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 7:02 AM ET

    Hot on the patent heels of New York Fashion Week, London kicked off its own spring/summer wear showcase on Friday. Click ahead for some early highlights from London Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014.

  • Burberry confident of China despite luxury curb Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 2:45 AM ET

    China's crackdown on luxury goods has hit the world's luxury goods industry but Burberry remains confident of the potential of emerging markets.

  • In China, the Devil doesn't wear Prada Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 12:59 AM ET
    Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly in The Devil Wears Prada.

    The Devil, it seems, wears anything but Prada in the eyes of Chinese bloggers determined to expose corrupt officials flashing labels way past their pay grades.

  • Men Help Recharge US Luxury Buying Friday, 24 May 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    The growing appeal of luxury goods to men and increased confidence among affluent spenders are boosting sales and encouraging luxury brands to step up their investments in the U.S.

  • Burberry Profit Rises 14% Helped by China Demand Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 2:24 AM ET

    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.

  • Fight or Flight: Get Ready for the Earnings Crush Sunday, 14 Apr 2013 | 6:38 PM ET

    Earnings season kicks into high gear in the week ahead. Plus, at least 10 Fed speeches. How risk-averse are investors? Oh, this is going to put them to the test. Rest up.

  • Tiffany Expects Strong Asia Sales; Earnings Shine Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 8:29 AM ET
    Tiffany & Co.

    Tiffany said that worldwide sales would rise 6 percent to 8 percent this fiscal year, with growth in all regions, and the upscale jeweler reported a slightly higher profit for the holiday quarter.

  • Why a Wave of European Deals Could Be Next Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 9:44 AM ET

    2013’s surge in merger and acquisition-related activity is heading for Europe, according to strategists who say the continent has the same essential ingredients in place for a revival in deals as the U.S.

  • The grand opening Louis Vuitton shop in Hong Kong.

    Louis Vuitton, the world's biggest luxury brand in terms of sales, is planning to dampen its expansion worldwide and focus on high-end products to preserve its exclusive image, said Bernard Arnault, chief executive of parent LVMH.

  • What Richemont's Miss Says About Luxury Sector Monday, 21 Jan 2013 | 7:01 AM ET
    Two women look at a jewelry display in a luxury shopping mall in Shanghai. Following in the footsteps of Japan, China has become the world's second-largest consumer of high-end fashion, accessories and luxury goods.

    The latest earnings from luxury goods group Richemont could signal a wider trend of changing consumer trends in Asia, though economic growth should help buoy the luxury goods market, experts told CNBC.