Measured by sales, LVMH is the world's largest luxury-goods company, and is run by French businessman Bernard Arnault. The latest LVMH purchase makes Arnault the largest individual shareholder of Hermes. LVMH bought its new shares on and off the market, the company said in the regulatory...

Thursday Friday's Together bag is a canvas Hermes Birkin 12:39pm 3rd December, 2010 - By Helen Lee Posted in Bags , Just asking An email arrived in my inbox with the subject line: $35 bag with a 3 month waiting list. That $35 bag is by a brand called Thursday Friday and their Together bag is...

He continued: "LVMH directors are rational and lucid people. From the outset we understood that there was no possibility of controlling Hermes because the family shareholders spoke for 70 percent of the company. That aside, it would make no sense for LVMH to destabilize Hermes as it would...

made of Hermés International, most of luxury and high end fashion retailers closed in red, including the likes of LVMH or Inditex. Alien to the British retailers struggling on Thursday were the main French fashion companies, led by the love-hate relationship of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis...

that LVMH had used a variety of dodgy methods to corral the stock, including purchases made through obscure subsidiaries. But even if the AMF does find evidence of bad behaviour on LVMH's part there is little they can actually do, say market observers. On Monday, in direct response to the...

1 luxury group LVMH insists that they are best positioned to ensure the long-term survival of Hermes. Seeking to soothe the ruffled feathers of Hermes Chief Executive Patrick Thomas who is furious that LVMH has quietly acquired a 20% stake in Hermes, Arnault said: "We can bring them...

We will also showcase some of their current range available to buy online today, just in case you can't wait. Hermès Veronique Nichanian's latest collection for the French Fashion house was sensuous, slow and stylish. The models showed off a collection that was a brilliant take on what...

And yet, among the major luxury goods companies I monitor, including LVMH and Kering, Hermès has reported the highest return on invested capital and the best operating profit after tax in 13 of the past 15 years. Sure, Hermès sells exquisitely made products, but so do many other companies. So...

Again, no one can blame LVMH for getting in on the Hermes deal, but the folks at Hermes have to be steaming that in the days leading up to Christmas–when most people are taking a break from committing predatory business acts, LVMH sneak attacks and scoops up some more shares, bringing its...

companies, like LVMH Moet Hennessey Louis Vuitton SA, Burberry Group Plc and Hermes International SCA are expected to see a 9% increase in revenue this year, according to estimates compiled by Bloomberg. This comes on the heels of last year's 60% increase in the Bloomberg European Fashion...

 

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