PARIS— Global cosmetics leader L'Oreal says its 2015 profit grew 8.5 percent in the first half, driven by improvement among higher-end makeup and perfume lines including Giorgio Armani, Yves Saint Laurent and Kiehl's. The French company said in its first-half earnings report released Thursday that total profit amounted to 1.88 billion euros, up from 1.73...» Read More
Imran Amed, founder and editor at Business of Fashion, tells CNBC that Prada has performed "outstandingly" because of its clever merchandising strategy and its increased emphasis on its Miu Miu brand.
Guaranteed for 25 years, a British bedmaker's Mongolian cashmere mattress "pays off every morning of your life," said a company representative.
Wealthy Chinese are buying more luxury goods — just not at home. Here's where they're spending their money.
Showcasing the latest in the big business of skimpy, several designers hit the runway during the inaugural Lingerie Fashion Week.
If you loved fashion week, you'll love it with even less clothes! Several designers will hit the runway this weekend in the first ever Lingerie Fashion Week.
Coach's longtime Chief Executive Lew Frankfort will step down in January 2014 and be replaced by the executive who oversaw the upscale leather-goods maker's successful expansion in Asia.
What does it take to get catwalk ready? To give you an idea of the time, energy and coordination that goes into a show, CNBC goes behind the scenes to profile Mara Hoffman at New York Fashion Week.
In the company's first designer collection after its Neiman Marcus collaboration disappointed analysts, Target has already sold out of several items online while also avoiding the website crashes that have plagued past successful launches.
As Chinese tourists travel abroad for New Year this week, they will show why the Chinese consumer is considered the top spender in luxury worldwide.
Susan Lyne, Gilt chairman, discusses how e-shoppers are hitting luxury gold at bargain prices on the Internet.
Nike says its second-quarter net income fell 18 percent as the European economy remained weak and growth slowed in China.
Many presents fit comfortably in a stocking convey indulgence and extravagance. CNBC.com presents 10 luxury gifts whose small sizes are offset by large price tags.
Does your portfolio deserve a little more luxury? Liz Dunn, Macquarie Capital analyst, and Edward Yruma, KeyBanc Capital Markets analyst, weigh in with the play on Coach.
Call it two-for-two. For the second time in as many months, a London-listed luxury company has warned on its profits, sending a shock wave through the luxury goods sector.
As Asia Slows, Luxury Watchmakers Count on Elite Buyers
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Big fashion brands are fretting over whether to offer their wares on Amazon as its move into clothing forces them to decide if the website is a lucrative new sales channel or a threat to their prestige
Luxury sales in China may slow, as the handbag bingers cut back and China's millionaires become over-extended.
The only American designer of Hermes scarves is a postal worker in Waco, Tex.
Many multinational companies simply create a new product or two specifically for the Chinese market. But the Estée Lauder Companies, which already sells 12 of its 28 cosmetics brands in China, is taking that concept further: adding an entirely new brand. The NYT reports.