The Kors Versace Deal and the Establishment of America’s First Luxury Group

A few weeks ago it was announced that American fashion brand Michael Kors has snapped up famed label Versace for $2.1 billon, taking over one of the last independent Italian brands. Kors has made most of his money in the mid-market, with a large presence in shopping malls. The brand has a strong focus on accessories ranging …

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Golden Globes 2018 #Times Up

This year's Golden Globes was different to all previous, not only because of the sea of black that it presented but most importantly because it marked the beginning of the TIME'S UP campaign. The campaign has secured support from over 300 award-winning actors, directors, and producers such as Reese Witherspoon, Shonda Rhimes, Eva Longoria and …

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Are Luxury Brands Thriving or Simply Surviving?

Currently, luxury brands are experiencing high levels of growth. Yet these brands have faced more challenges then budget brands in the last few years, especially during the economic crash and subsequent austerity measures. So how are luxury brands coping with this? Many have turned to experiential marketing and built up their online experience to ensure their …

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