Kering SA (PRTP.PA)
22 May 2018
VENICE, Italy, May 22 Men and young "millennial" shoppers are the main drivers of a sales explosion at Balenciaga, the storied couture firm turned edgy label now posting the fastest growth rates within the Kering group, its CEO said on Tuesday.
PARIS, May 14 Burberry is to take over one of its leather goods suppliers in Italy as the British group seeks to boost its handbag business in a drive to take its brand more upmarket.
* Capgemini announced today its plan to appoint Carole Ferrand as Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO), replacing Aiman Ezzat who is Chief Operating Officer alongside Thierry Delaporte since January 1, 2018.
PARIS Thriving demand in China boosted sales at Birkin bag marker Hermes in the first quarter, underscoring an upbeat start to the year for some of the luxury sector's biggest names.
* China demand particularly dynamic, U.S. picks up (Writes through, adds quotes, details)
April 27 Below are company-related news and stories from French and Benelux media which could have an impact on the region's markets or individual stocks.
PARIS French luxury group Kering continued to collaborate with an Italian tax investigation into its Gucci brand, Chairman Francois-Henri Pinault told shareholders on Thursday, adding the company had not been notified of the sums under scrutiny.
PARIS, April 26 French luxury group Kering continued to collaborate with an Italian tax investigation into its Gucci brand, Chairman Francois-Henri Pinault told shareholders on Thursday, adding the company had not been notified of the sums under scrutiny.
* KERING SHAREHOLDERS AT AGM APPROVE SPIN-OFF OF MAJORITY OF PUMA STAKE HELD BY THE FRENCH GROUP TO ITS SHAREHOLDERS Further company coverage: (Reporting by email@example.com)
* Shire to recommend improved Takeda bid to shareholders (Updates prices, adds details)