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Collecting fine wines, an upward trend since the pandemic

Food & Drink

Collecting fine wines, an upward trend since the pandemic

Recent years have been incredibly successful for wine and spirits auctions. Since 2017, Sotheby’s doubled its business, achieving $118 million in sales in 2019. At […]

118 M $

Value of 2019 wine-auction sales

10 M $

world record for most valuable private whisky collection at auction

33 %

New bidders in 2019

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Vincent Pignon

Opinion

Blockchain for compliance in the luxury sector

The luxury sector is constantly on the lookout for innovative solutions, and the blockchain appears to be one of the most promising avenues to explore. […]

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By Vincent Pignon

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The iCar: more than a dream?
Car & High Tech

The iCar: more than a dream?

Back in 2014, the Financial Times set the business world and the internet abuzz when it announced that Johann Jungwirth, former head of R&D at […]

By Jorge Guerreiro

Comité Colbert has entered the arena to defend French luxury
StrategyFeature

Comité Colbert has entered the arena to defend French luxury

How resilient have the different brands that make up Comité Colbert been? It’s too early to say. Comité Colbert brings together fourteen different luxury sectors […]

By Béatrice Peyrani

Fabio Bonavita
Opinion

Luxury prices are going up, and that’s good news

By Fabio Bonavita

Cristina D'Agostino
Opinion

Societal positioning: a perilous exercise

By Cristina D'Agostino

“So very few luxury brands in Switzerland joined the front lines. It’s shocking.”
SustainabilityFeature

“So very few luxury brands in Switzerland joined the front lines. It’s shocking.”

Know how and make it known. For Jean-Christophe Babin, CEO of Bulgari for seven years, times of crisis are no time to abandon this motto. […]

By Cristina D'Agostino

Promise of eternity or trendsetter? The crucial choice
StrategyAcademic

Promise of eternity or trendsetter? The crucial choice

In 2009, Prof. Kapferer and Bastien, experts in luxury marketing, praised for iconicity. “Luxury aims at timelessness: the great classics represent a high share of […]

By Dr. Perrine Desmichel

America’s Cup : Luna Rossa, ready to ride the wave
Car & High TechFeature

America’s Cup : Luna Rossa, ready to ride the wave

At the Luna Rossa base in Cagliari, days follow nights at a hellish pace. The engineers, technicians and sailors who make up the hundred or […]

By Cristina D'Agostino

Luxury in the world after: distinguishing actions from intentions
StrategyFeature

Luxury in the world after: distinguishing actions from intentions

Since April 11, the luxury world has been abuzz with whispers of a phenomenal figure. It’s unofficial, and has been reported in only a few […]

By Aymeric Mantoux

What will be the future for the fashion industry?
FashionFeature

What will be the future for the fashion industry?

The next fashion week in September will definitely not follow the same format for each brand. A fresh new start? Let’s see what luxury groups […]

By Cécilia Pelloux

New retail: the ultimate human-centered narrative
StrategyFeature

New retail: the ultimate human-centered narrative

The pandemic has been a boon for online sales. But according to Bain & Company, 75% of sales will still happen in stores. As the phygital age dawns, brands must focus on storyliving to avoid falling into the multitech trap.

By Fabio Bonavita

Luxury: Setting a new course in three phases
BusinessFeature

Luxury: Setting a new course in three phases

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought sales to a sudden stop in the first half of 2020. BCG tells us that we should expect sales to […]

By Cristina D'Agostino

Maison Ruinart launches new eco-friendly packaging
Food & Drink

Maison Ruinart launches new eco-friendly packaging

« There’s been at least one positive side effect of the coronavirus pandemic: reaffirming the importance of the local dimension. This is good news for the […]

By Fabio Bonavita

Revenge buying: a self-celebration
StrategyFeature

Revenge buying: a self-celebration

In recent weeks, marketing oracles have been heralding the return of revenge buying. It’s not a new expression, as Apolline Guillot, a philosophy graduate and […]

By Fabio Bonavita

Racing for a diamond in the rough
BusinessFeature

Racing for a diamond in the rough

Since then, there has been much speculation as to the why behind the purchase. According to Jeffrey Post, an expert with the prestigious Smithsonian Institution, […]

By Bettina Bush Mignanego

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