Luxury brands are crossing over into other products, and offering branded furniture, phones, and even restaurants. (Flickr/paulamarttila)

Gucci Pastries, Porsche Phones: Luxury Brands Expand Portfolios To Fend Off China Slowdown

Brands known for high-end bags, cars, or jewelry are increasingly putting their names on a wide rang...
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Lagerfeld Joins Luxury Brands’ Rush To Build Hotels With Chinese Tourists In Sight

The designer joins several luxury brands opening high-end Asia hotels in hopes of courting wealthy C...
Yang Mi and Hawick Lau's Bali wedding celebration. (Xinhua)

‘Tiny Times’ Star Yang Mi Boosts Brands And Bali At High-Profile Wedding

Bulgari and Swarovski were among the brands that gained a social media boost from the actress' viral...
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Pop Up To Cash In On Chinese New Year Tourist-Shoppers

Global luxury brands have been working overtime to think of ways to appeal to and take advantage of ...
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Luxury Briefs: Goyard In Shanghai, Bulgari In Beijing, Coach On WeChat

A roundup of recent brand news, from Bulgari's snakes descending on Beijing to a special Goyard craf...
Bulgari's Shanghai flagship launch (Image: Bulgari Sina Weibo)

Bulgari’s Shanghai Flagship: A Lesson In Localization

Having closed for renovations last month, this week Bulgari opened the doors of its all-new Plaza 66...