Posts Tagged ‘Digital IQ Index’

LuxuryLab Daily Digest

Posted by Lauren Proctor on September 30, 2009

Art Market Poised to Plummet in October (Luxist)
Sotheby’s, Christie’s and Phillips de Pury have released their estimates for the October auctions, and late summer signs of confidence have disappeared.

Inside Look – Branding in the Digital Age (YouTube)
Analysis and discussion with Scott Galloway of NYU Stern School of Business

WWD Luxury Forum Recap: Reading the Winds of Change (WWD)
On Sept. 17, WWD hosted a one-day forum, “Luxury Redefined: Strategies for Success in the New Economy,” that drew together experts from the fashion, retail, media, automotive and marketing worlds to talk about how to cope with the bumpy road ahead.

Consumer Confidence Edges Higher in September (MarketWatch)
U.S. consumer confidence rose in September for the third straight month, even as consumers’ assessment of the current economy plunged to the lowest level in 15 years, the Conference Board reported Tuesday.

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LuxuryLab Daily Digest

Posted by Lauren Proctor on September 29, 2009

Asian Luxury Market Could Grow Between 5% and 7% Over Next 12 Months (Channel News Asia)
Asian consumers are still prepared to dip into their branded wallets to splurge on luxury products despite the global recession.

Cuts Meet a Culture of Spending at Condé Nast (New York Times)
At Condé Nast, it is consultants versus car service.

Everyone’s Doing It: Brands Take on Social Media (Women’s Wear Daily)
For fashion companies, 2009 is turning out to be the year of social media.

Luxury Car Market May Never Look the Same (MSNBC)
The Great Recession may have forever altered demand for high-end brands.

Will Hermès Acquire Asprey? (Fashion Week Daily)
Change continues to brew at Hermès as the company capitalizes on its phenomenal performance during the current recession by continuing to develop an aggressive growth plan.

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LuxuryLab Daily Digest

Posted by Lauren Proctor on September 24, 2009

E-Commerce Is Getting Chinese to Loosen Their Purse Strings (New York Times)
For all the talk that the Chinese are spending too little, business is booming for the country’s online retailers, heralding the emergence of young, affluent consumers who will reshape the global economy over the next decade.

The Rich Expect to Get Richer Next Year (Wealth Bulletin)
Nearly 80% of the world’s wealthy expect to grow their wealth in 2010, according to new research revealing remarkable confidence among the world’s wealthy.

Halogen Paves The Way for Ivanka to be Queen of Brand Tweet (Halogen Network)
Ivanka Trump’s followers have doubled since the Digital IQ Index mentioned Trump Hotels (tweeting as @ivankatrump) as a “luxe expemplar.”

Luxury Retailers See Rents Drop Globally (CBS News)
The average price to rent space in some of the world’s most exclusive shopping districts dropped by the largest amount on record last year, a global survey has found.

CEO of Richemont’s Lange & Soehne Steps Down (Reuters)
The head of watchmaker Lange & Soehne, part of Swiss-based luxury goods group Richemont (CFR.VX), has stepped down due to differences of opinion over strategy, the German watch brand said.

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Halogen Paves The Way for Ivanka to be Queen of Brand Tweet

Posted by Lauren Proctor on September 24, 2009

Ivanka Trump’s followers have doubled since the Digital IQ Index mentioned Trump Hotels (tweeting as @ivankatrump) as a “luxe expemplar.” (Halogen Network)

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