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Italy's Ferragamo shares tumble after family trims stake

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MILAN Shares in Salvatore Ferragamo tumbled on Wednesday after the luxury group's controlling family sold shares at a steep discount, sparking concern about the group's profitability.

Zara owner Inditex boosts profitability despite strong euro

MADRID Inditex , the world's biggest clothing retailer and owner of fashion brand Zara, reported improved profitability on Wednesday for the first three months of its financial year despite the dampening impact of a strong euro. | Video

Jun 13 2018

Kate Spade items fly off virtual thrift shop shelves after designer's death

(Corrects spelling of "ThreadUP" to "thredUP" in second to last paragraph.)

Jun 11 2018

Italy's luxury brand Prada paves way for family succession: CEO

VALVIGNA, Italy Prada Chief Executive Patrizio Bertelli said on Friday his family would not sell its 80 percent stake in Italy's biggest luxury goods group and said his son Lorenzo may one day head the company.

Jun 08 2018

RPT-UPDATE 2-Kering's Gucci aims to steal luxury crown from Louis Vuitton

FLORENCE, Italy, June 7 Italian fashion house Gucci said on Thursday it aims to reach 10 billion euros in annual sales and replace LVMH's Louis Vuitton as the world's biggest luxury label.

Kering's Gucci aims to steal luxury crown from Louis Vuitton

FLORENCE, Italy Italian fashion house Gucci said on Thursday it aims to reach 10 billion euros in annual sales and replace LVMH's Louis Vuitton as the world's biggest luxury label.

Jun 07 2018

UPDATE 2-Kering's Gucci aims to steal luxury crown from Louis Vuitton

* Shares falter amid broader luxury doubts (Adds share price, comments from Bain research note, recasts and writes through with CEO comments)

Young Chinese shoppers fuelling luxury goods pick-up: Bain

PARIS China will cement its status as the sweet spot for luxury goods companies in 2018, with younger Chinese shoppers in particular set to power industry growth, a study showed on Thursday.

Jun 07 2018

Designer Kate Spade suffered depression for years, husband says

The husband of fashion designer Kate Spade on Wednesday broke his silence on her death, saying she suffered from depression for years and that the couple had been living separately for 10 months. | Video

People, U.S. Jun 06 2018

Designer Kate Spade suffered depression for years, husband says

June 6 The husband of fashion designer Kate Spade on Wednesday broke his silence on her death, saying she suffered from depression for years and that the couple had been living separately for 10 months.

Jun 06 2018