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  • Coach nearing deal to buy Stuart Weitzman -source Monday, 5 Jan 2015 | 7:42 PM ET

    Jan 5- Accessories retailer Coach Inc is nearing a deal to buy privately held women's luxury shoe company Stuart Weitzman Holdings LLC for about $600 million, according to a person familiar with the matter. Buyout firm Sycamore Partners acquired Stuart Weitzman last year as part of its $2.2 billion purchase of Jones Group Inc, the fashion company that owns...

  • Hey, big spender: Luxe buyer not who you may think Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 1:28 PM ET

    Categorizing shoppers by their age, sex and net worth isn't enough to get a real gauge on luxury buyers.

  • Alibaba spent $161M fighting fakes, bans 90M items Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:03 AM ET
    Alibaba Group signage at the New York Stock Exchange during IPO, September 19, 2014.

    Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba took 90 million counterfeit items offline and spent over 1 billion yuan ($160.7 million) fighting fake goods.

  • Chinese shopping 'agents' cash in on ruble slide Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 10:14 PM ET

    Chinese shoppers are cashing in on the ruble's sharp drop, snapping up goods in Russia at low prices before brands can respond to foreign exchange moves.

  • Europe closes higher, energy stocks bounce back Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 12:12 PM ET

    European shares closed higher on Wednesday, after banking stocks with a heavy exposure to Russia pared losses and energy stocks rebounded.

  • Coach shares rise on report of LVMH interest Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 1:50 PM ET

    Dec 11- Coach Inc shares rose the most in four months, with traders citing a retail industry news website report that French luxury products company LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA was interested in buying the handbag maker. Coach, founded in 1941 in a Manhattan loft, has reported declining sales for five quarters in a row, losing market share to newer entrants...

  • The other wealth gap: 5 luxe brands outpace online Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 12:39 PM ET
    A Michael Kors retail location in New York.

    Five luxury labels accounted for nearly 70 percent of desktop and mobile market share through August, a report by PM Digital says.

  • We will all drive a Tesla in 25 years: Ron Baron Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 2:52 PM ET

    Famed fund manager Ron Baron has the reputation of being conservative and 'Buffett-like' in his investing, so why does he love Tesla?

  • Gabelli exec's 'crown jewel' picks for US investing Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 2:22 PM ET

    Global pain will mean U.S. gain at least in terms of stock market investing, according to a strongly bullish analysis from Mario Gabelli's team.

  • Mulberry shares tank as luxury takes a beating Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 6:48 AM ET

    Shares in luxury handbag maker Mulberry plunged after it issued another profit warning as it continues on a painful turnaround strategy.

  • Beauty: Luxury’s ugly battleground Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 8:06 AM ET

    Luxury can get ugly. High-end designers are shaking up the beauty market with make-up products set to be the next big battleground.

  • Rivals dash to support Apple Pay for fear of losing out Saturday, 20 Sep 2014 | 3:12 AM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Apple new mobile payments system is winning over financial industry heavyweights, signaling the likely demise of lesser payment alternatives.

  • Can Alibaba knock out the knockoffs? Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 11:53 AM ET
    Workers distribute packs at an express company on November 12, 2012 in Wuhan, China.

    Alibaba has increased efforts to rid its e-commerce platforms of fakes, but experts say it's an uphill battle.

  • TAG Heuer said to plan its own smartwatch Sunday, 14 Sep 2014 | 9:38 AM ET
    Attendees look at a display of the new Apple Watch during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    French luxury group LVMH's watch brand TAG Heuer has plans to launch its own smartwatch, the head of its watch business told a Swiss newspaper.

  • Apple Watch design: bulky or beautiful? Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    "Would you wear it?" This has been the question asked worldwide since the launch of the Apple Watch. Experts gave CNBC a mixed verdict.

  • High stakes as runway fashion goes mainstream Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 11:04 AM ET
    Models walk the runway at the BCBG fashion show during MBFW Spring 2015 in New York.

    As New York Fashion Week has grown to include mainstream brands, the twice-a-year spectacle now encompasses both the high end and everyday.

  • LVMH tosses Hermès on the discount rack Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 2:19 PM ET

    French rivals LVMH and Hermès are celebrating a truce and putting an end to takeover speculation. Hermès shareholders may not be so thrilled.

  • Europe shares end higher on Ukraine; Hermes falls Wednesday, 3 Sep 2014 | 12:11 PM ET

    European shares ended the day firmly in the green on Wednesday, amid hopes that Ukraine and Russia were nearing a cease-fire agreement.

  • Ferragamo defies China fears but warns on Russia Friday, 29 Aug 2014 | 6:19 AM ET

    Shares in Salvatore Ferragamo surged on Friday, after the company reported strong earnings that defied worries about China.

  • Next wave of Korea craze about to start Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 6:27 PM ET
    South Korean singer Psy

    As the Korean wave continues, lucrative foreign investments from France to China could spark the next rush for the country's pop culture.