Luxury Goods & Duty Free

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Posted: 07-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. It’s a tiny circle known for exclusivity, but its global reach into emerging markets means the luxury business needs online networking. When you think of luxury, you think of small, elite, exclusive. When you think of the internet you think exactly the opposite, and marrying the two has historically enjoyed little success. Yet a company called The Luxury Society evolved into a flourishing business by exploring where a mass media platform could successfully meld with a niche luxury network. According to Pierre-Yves Poulain, co-founder with four others of the website that i
Posted: December 18, 2018
UAE. Anthony Chalhoub, co-CEO of Chalhoub Group, died on 17 December in Paris following a long battle with cancer.
Posted: October 11, 2018
UAE. Two new fall and winter designs are now available for Snapchat’s camera sunglasses, making it easy to capture your world the way you see it
Posted: October 5, 2018
MILAN and DUBAI. Landmark agreement to see first iconic Hotel in Dubai, followed by sister properties around the world.
Posted: September 16, 2018
UAE. The store was designed with a younger, fresher appeal complete with digital visuals and exciting personalized services.
Posted: May 25, 2018
LONDON. Asia and Middle East airports lead the way in first-of-a-kind consumer-voted Travel Retail Awards; Consumers also vote for best products in airport shops.
Posted: May 23, 2018
UAE. World's first floating fashion experience concluded the fashion season in Dubai with an exciting showcase of international and regional talent.
Posted: May 10, 2018
UAE. Through this partnership, Tonino Lamborghini has granted Oriental Pearls exclusive rights to use the Tonino Lamborghini brand in Dubai in the real estate sector for a minimum period of 10 years.
Posted: April 30, 2018
LONDON. Two Collegiate competition winners to attend prestigious awards event in May; Veuve Clicquot awards competition recognises future female talent at Collegiate.
Posted: April 26, 2018
UAE. Dubai Airport based retailer Le Clos sets world record for most expensive whisky bottles ever sold; Two extremely rare bottles of The Macallan 1926, with labels commissioned by artists Sir Peter Blake and Valerio Adami, bought by private collector.
Posted: April 25, 2018
UAE. Diamonds are an ideal backing for Blockchain-Assets. They are rare, take a billion years to develop, have several millennia of history as a recognized store of value and can be easily stored and transported.
Posted: March 10, 2018
UAE. The premium fine jewellery retail brand is now planning to leverage the domain expertise of Capillary Technologies in consumer lifecycle management, aimed at creating easy and seamless customer experience with personalization.
Posted: February 27, 2018
Baccarat Hotel New York is one of only two New York City hotels to receive the Five-Star award since 2016, and will be showcased with all the Star Rating recipients on ForbesTravelGuide.com.
Posted: February 26, 2018
MILAN. BCG and Altagamma release latest annual study; Luxury brands should devote particular attention to millennials and Chinese consumers; The overall luxury goods industry is worth approximately 915 billion euros today.
Posted: February 21, 2018
INTERNATIONAL. The estate has been owned by the noble Frescobaldi family since the 16th century; The new owner, an American tycoon, will invest over 20 million euros including renovation.
Posted: February 10, 2018
PARIS. The award brought together eight of the world's finest classic cars to compete for the title of the most exceptional motor car in the world.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: January 15, 2019
UAE. While organizations will relook at their structure and job roles to enable successful digital transformation across 2019, other key activity areas will be automation of customer experiences and the supply chain, Dimension Data says.
date:Posted: January 14, 2019
UAE. Cyber attacks rated as the highest risk in the UAE; MENA business leaders worried about energy price shock and unemployment.
date:Posted: January 14, 2019
UAE. 2019 starts well after the capitulation of December 2018; Hopes on the "patience" of the Fed and on trade discussions between US and China.
UAE. While organizations will relook at their structure and job roles to enable successful digital transformation across 2019, other key activity areas will be automation of customer experiences and the supply chain, Dimension Data says.
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