Category Archives: Luxe-speak

How stars choose brands they represent? The case of Priyanka Chopra,Ferragamo and NDTV

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The China formula for new entrants in the luxury sector.

So we hear that China will contribute to 20% of worldwide sales for luxury brands. A lot of reports have been published on the evolution of the luxury customer but none of them really spell out the challenges ahead. Here … Continue reading

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Milan Station HongKong to Milan Station China…

It is IPO Season. And my favorite among all the fashion houses that are IPOing Prada, Moncler, Ferragamo is Milan Station. Milan Station, a familiar name amongst HongKong fashionistas and a prominent 2nd hand reseller of used luxury handbags in … Continue reading

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What makes Apple the most valuable brand on the planet?

It is something I could have betted and won money on when I saw people queuing outside the Apple Store on the night before a new shipment of iPads arrived at the Hong Kong Plaza Apple store in Shanghai. Apple … Continue reading

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Do Peasants drive the luxury industry?

There are volumes written about the luxury industry these days. It is amusing how an industry where an average Luxe brand posts worldwide revenue of less than 10 Apple stores gets so much attention! Perhaps because so many of them … Continue reading

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