Editor | Luxury Society
The Latest Appointments: Kering, Dior & Four Seasons
Compagnie Financi?re Richemont has announced proposed changes to its Board of Directors, following the announcement that Dominique Rochat will not be standing for re-election at the Companyís next ...
Is Australia the New Land of Opportunity for Luxury Markets?
Australia is now a $1.07 billion AUD luxury market with the ninth highest concentration of high-net-worth individuals (HNWI) in the world. When it comes to luxury, Australia is a promising nation. ...
Luxury Retail: Big Data is Watching
The gap between the physical & digital retail experience continues to narrow, as retailers look to mobile tracking & facial recognition software to better understand brick-and-mortar consumers...
It's All About Made to Measure for Luxury Menswear
Menís spending on luxury also grew almost twice as fast as womenís in 2011. So how are the big luxury fashion brands looking to capture their fair share of sales...
The Latest Boutiques: Aesop, Graff & Saint Laurent
IWC unveils its latest boutique on a cruise ship, as Chanel inaugurates its largest boutique in the world, and Rolls Royce looks to retail in Bangkok...
The Latest Appointments: Harry Winston, Dunhill & Audemars Piguet
Richemontís chairman and founder Johann Rupert to take one year off, as Thierry Andretta exits Lanvin and Dr. Ulrich Bez prepares to step down from Aston Martin...
Southeast Asia & South America New Growth Leaders for Luxury
According to Bain & Company, South East Asia will experience 20% luxury sales growth in 2013, whilst consumption in Central & South America looks set to increase by 12...
Qatar's Growing Stake in the Luxury Industry
Harrods, LVMH, Porsche, Tiffany & Co and some of Europeís leading luxury hotels, we take a look at the extent of Qatarís Investment Authority involvement in the luxury industry...
The Latest Digital: Baselworld, Zegna & Ferrari
Luxury brands move to merge corporate content and eCommerce platforms, as Ferrari integrates the Apple iPad mini and Siri technology into its FF hatchback...
About Sophie Doran
Every day, thousands of leading luxury professionals from over 150 countries log on to Luxury Society, a private online business network designed to connect, inform and inspire. Members are able to forge valuable relationships, keep abreast of the industry's latest developments and discover innovative strategies and career opportunities, while maintaining the privacy and discretion that they demand. Since its beta launch in 2009, the Luxury Society community has grown to over 15,000 professionals, thousands of whom are senior, C-level executives and influential opinion leaders. LS members come from sectors as diverse as fashion, design, art, jewellery and timepieces, media, beauty, travel and hospitality, yachting, aviation, automotive, private banking, and real estate. Bespoke editorial content is created by both the Luxury Society team and the community itself. Supplied with industry analysis, a real-time feed that curates the most important industry news, as well as job listings, member surveys, a global luxury directory and an international event calendar, Luxury Society members have all the information and tools they need to make the most of their businesses and careers in one place. Throughout the year, Luxury Society also authors a series of quarterly publications called LS Reports which cover the leading trends, best practices, opinions and key players in various areas of our global industry such as HR, digital media, distribution and advertising. LS Reports leverage the expertise and diversity of our community through highly targeted surveys and in-depth interviews. Luxury Society marks a radical change in the way opinion formers in the luxury industry use the internet and social networking technology. In many cases, CEOs who have become members have pointed out that Luxury Society is the only web-based social network they have joined, thus becoming their window into the rapidly changing world of digital and social media.