Louis Vuitton

  • Louis Vuitton trailblazer Yves Carcelle dies aged 66 September 1, 2014

    Paris: Yves Carcelle, the man credited with turning Louis Vuitton into the world's biggest luxury brand by revenue, died on Sunday, Louis Vuitton parent LVMH said. Carcelle, an energetic, self-made man who headed Louis Vuitton for more than two decades until 2012, died of cancer. He was 66 years old. His death...
  • Snapshot: Buzz about Kate Moss' see-through dress March 7, 2013

    Model Kate Moss presents a creation by US fashion designer Marc Jacobs for Louis Vuitton's Ready to Wear's Fall-Winter 2013-2014 fashion collection, presented, Wednesday, March 6, 2013 in Paris. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon) ...
  • The latest in automobiles and styles March 30, 2012

    A Pick of the best, the latest, the greenest, the quirkiest, the most luxurious... that money can buy. STYLE Clive Christian's Scent of the Royals Nothing speaks of royalty like an exclusive perfume—the very same that was gifted to the future king and queen of England on their wedding day. Created for the...
  • Reliance Brands to hawk Louis Vuitton brand March 3, 2012

    Mumbai: Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Brands on Friday signed an exclusive franchising agreement with French luxury fashion major Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy's brand Thomas Pink. Louis Vuitton had acquired the British brand Thomas Pink in 1999, and in India it will hawk a range of luxury shirts, ties, knitwear and accessories. "In Reliance...
  • LVMH private equity eyes Asia fund over $ 1 bn February 17, 2012

    Hong Kong: L Capital Asia, the private equity arm of the world's biggest luxury goods group LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, could begin raising a new fund of more than $1 billion this year, as competition from Western brands creates opportunities to invest in Chinese retailers, its top executive...
  • Will Prabal Gurung replace Galliano at Dior? May 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Christian Dior, the luxury goods group that is the main holding company of Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, is looking at nine possible candidates to replace John Galliano. Designer Prabal Gurung who had a good outing at the Autumn/Winter collection at the New York Fashion Week this year is...
  • LVMH to buy Italian jeweler Bulgari March 7, 2011

    Paris: French fashion colossus LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton is adding another jewel to its crown. The Paris-based holding company behind luxury brands Christian Dior gowns, Dom Perignon champagne and Guerlain perfume has agreed to buy Rome-based jeweler Bulgari SpA in a cash-and-shares deal worth euro4.3 billion ($ 6 billion). The...
  • Why global fashion shies away from brand-crazy India? March 28, 2008

    New Delhi: Till a few years ago, brands like Louis Vuitton, Prada, Christian Dior, were out of easy reach for Indians But the last few years have seen a sea change in market for luxury goods in the country. The three-year-old Hindustan Times Luxury Summit called upon some of the...
  • Schumi off the wheel, turns sailor June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The Louis Vuitton Cup saw a new member participating in the sailing competition. Michael Schumacher was loyal enough to stick to Ferrari colours, and found the ride enjoyable as well. You've seen him behind the red wheels burning the race track. Now take a look at the champion setting...
  • Louis Vuitton CEO on business in India June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: The world's biggest and best brands are in Delhi for the HT Mint Luxury conference. CNN-IBN correspondent Hindol Sengupta caught up with Yves Carcelle, the CEO of Louis Vuitton, the luxury brand with the biggest presence in India. Hindol Sengupta: Just 1 per cent of the world’s...