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Gucci Archives

Retail appointments of the week

Sephora's new CEO; River Island boss steps down; Gucci's creative director exits.

Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele set to depart

Gucci has been successfully revamped with a bold new style since Michele took over the top creative role there in Januar...

Designer labels for 15-year-olds? New generation splashes on luxury

LVMH finance chief Jean-Jacques Guiony said last month the luxury industry was not a proxy for the general economy.

Kering to unveil plan to boost Gucci brand in China

With restrictions easing this month, investors will be keen to hear how Kering will seek to regain lost ground.

Good game, Gucci: Why the luxury brand is betting on e-sports

The label looks to tap into the next generation with a permanent virtual environment for gamers and their avatars, an a...

Gucci, Valentino appoint executives in Greater China

The two Italian luxury houses eye expanding in Greater China with new executive appointments.

Facebook, Instagram are hot spots for fake Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Chanel

Its platforms have emerged as hot spots for counterfeit offenders who exploit their range of social and private messagin...

New digital concept Gucci Vault takes you into its past and future

The Vault offers a highly coveted range of vintage Gucci items hand picked by creative director Alessandro Michele and a...

How Dapper Dan went from Harlem to becoming the king of luxury streetwear

The rise and fall of Dapper Dan’s Boutique in 1980s Harlem is a hip-hop remix of the American Dream, complete with humbl...

Why luxury brands are bowing down to resale

Luxury brands like LVMH are reselling deadstock material at nearly 70 per cent off the original wholesale price.