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How a luxury Hong Kong home was used as cover in deal for China’s first aircraft carrier
  • Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:13

The high-profile purchase of an opulent home on The Peak in 1998 by a Hong Kong-based businessman was cover for the purchase of what would become Chin...

Fans Stunned as CEO of Major Chinese E-commerce Site Arrested for Smuggling Luxury Goods
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:36

On August 16, customs officials in Guangdong province arrested Ji Wenhong, the CEO of a major cross-border e-commerce site Xiu.com. He’s the ma...

Sports and luxury – Luxury Memo special report
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:31

While luxury and sports might seem to be an odd couple, the relationship between the two, particularly the types of sports most favored by the upper c...

Guangzhou sees world’s highest rises in luxury home prices, surging 36pc in past year
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:43

Guangzhou, China’s third largest city, has seen a whopping 35.6 per cent increase in luxury property prices over the 12 months to June – t...

8 High-End Shopping Malls Sought Out by Luxury Brands in China
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:05

As digital technology and e-commerce continue to noticeably shake up the traditional global retail industry, the business of shopping malls and depart...

Should luxury brands embrace pop music placement?
  • Tue, 15 Aug 2017 21:59

Italian fashion label Versace is leaning into its association with pop star Bruno Mars, turning its mention in the recording artist's song into a broa...

Chinese Consumers Are Driving the High-End Athleisure Market, Which Is Poised to Overtake Luxury by 2020
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 12:34

Maia Active founder Lisa Ou remembers a time in China, just five years ago, when exercising was an all-out event. Getting a workout meant buying all t...

The Winners and Losers in Luxury WeChat Campaigns This Week, August 11
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 03:48

WeChat has become one of the most important windows for luxury brands to communicate with Chinese consumers. While users of the app receive many WeCha...

Barking dog wakes Hong Kong luxury homeowner as burglary under way
  • Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:49

A barking dog interrupted a burglar ransacking a luxury house in Hong Kong and woke its female owner who was threatened with a knife and robbed of HK$...

Craftsmanship, talent and education in luxury – Luxury Memo special report
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 22:55

Luxury is currently facing an onslaught of challenges, but one factor that may prove most damaging to the business’ future is dwindling interest in ...

One Hudson Yards offers luxury residences in affluent newly-developed neighborhood
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 19:30

One Hudson Yards, a luxury residential tower in New York, is renting 178 apartments for affluent tenants that come with a curated collection of art an...

Big Game Air opens up new opportunity in luxury sports world
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:45

Affluent sports fans will now be able to travel to major games in opulence through new private air provider Big Game Air. Sports – Luxury Daily

Tmall’s New Luxury Pavilion Taps Spanish Luxury Brand Loewe for Special Sale
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:33

One week since Alibaba Group officially launched the Luxury Pavilion on Tmall, the exclusive channel for the website’s VIP members to purchase l...

Authentic Luxury Brands Should Be ‘Slow,’ According to Moynat CEO
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 00:33

At the recent grand opening of Moynat’s second flagship store in mainland China, Guillaume Davin, the CEO of this heritage Parisian luggage bran...

Luxury auto industry is dividing into two sectors
  • Wed, 09 Aug 2017 22:02

German automakers BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz continue to dominate the luxury auto industry by making up approximately 80 percent of the market share,...

Terrified tourists on luxury cruise feared pirate attack, made to switch off lights and music
  • Tue, 08 Aug 2017 17:22

Terrified holidaymakers were ordered to turn off all lights and music on a luxury cruise liner for 10 days because of the risk of a pirate attack.The ...

The Winners and Losers in Luxury WeChat Campaigns This Week, August 4
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 19:03

WeChat has become one of the most important windows for luxury brands to communicate with Chinese consumers. While users of the app receive many WeCha...

Alibaba to Sell Cars at Vending Machines, and Luxury Brands Should Care
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 03:50

What’s the next big thing to fuel Chinese consumers’ e-shopping frenzy? Cars. Alibaba announced on August 2 that it plans to build China’s firs...

Luxury housing market sees price bounce back: Redfin
  • Fri, 04 Aug 2017 14:34

For the second quarter of 2017, the real estate market finally saw the luxury sector increase by 7.5 percent since the year-ago period, while the sta...

Will Alibaba’s Anti-Counterfeiting Deal with Kering Stall Luxury Counterfeits?
  • Fri, 04 Aug 2017 06:32

Alibaba’s anti-counterfeiting efforts receive Kering’s endorsement French luxury conglomerate Kering Group and China’s e-commerce gi...

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