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Crisis deepens at loss-making fashion house Lanvin - sources

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PARIS The crisis facing France's oldest fashion brand Lanvin is deepening, with sales slumping, losses set to widen this year and staff worried about a strategy focussed on cost cutting, sources with knowledge of the situation told Reuters.

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L'Oreal set to sell The Body Shop to Brazil's Natura in 1 billion euro deal 09 Jun 2017

PARIS French cosmetics and luxury goods group L'Oreal has started exclusive talks to sell The Body Shop business to Brazilian make-up company Natura Cosmeticos in a possible 1 billion euros (£878.1 million) deal.

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Shaming 'Chavistas' - Venezuela activists decry officials' luxury lifestyles 02 Jun 2017

CARACAS One is shown blowing a kiss from a private jet. Another is seen posing in front of a store of luxury jeweller Cartier in China. Others grin as they tuck into a plate of lobster or a massive birthday cake.

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World luxury goods sales growth seen up 2-4 percent in 2017 - Bain 30 May 2017

PARIS Global sales of personal luxury goods will grow by a stronger- than-expected 2-4 percent at constant exchange rates in 2017, as higher spending in Europe and China outpace weakness in the United States and southeast Asia, a report showed on Monday. | Video

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Burberry profit fall emphasises task awaiting new chief 18 May 2017

LONDON The challenge facing Marco Gobbetti when he becomes Burberry CEO was brought into sharp focus as the British luxury brand reported a 21 percent drop in underlying pretax profit, hit by weak demand in the United States and Hong Kong. | Video

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Designer Carolina Herrera laments murder of nephew in Venezuela 13 May 2017

CARACAS Venezuela-born fashion designer Carolina Herrera on Saturday lamented the killing of her nephew in the crisis-torn country, in what authorities called an apparent kidnapping.

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Dior elevates festival fashion with Los Angeles-inspired Cruise collection 12 May 2017

LOS ANGELES Fringed capes, pleated skirts and bolero hats peppered the runway at the Dior Cruise 2018 collection on Thursday as the luxury Parisian label spun its own twist on music festival fashion. | Video

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SuperGroup gets sales boost from weaker pound 11 May 2017

LONDON SuperGroup, the British company behind the Superdry fashion brand, reported a 27 percent rise in annual revenue and said it would meet profit forecasts, helped by its overseas expansion and a weaker pound.

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LVMH boosts digital profile with multiple brands website 10 May 2017

PARIS LVMH is launching a multi-brand e-commerce website inspired by its exclusive Parisian department store Le Bon Marche, as the world's biggest luxury goods group steps up the digital side of its business.

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LVMH boosts digital profile with multiple brands website 10 May 2017

PARIS LVMH is launching a multi-brand e-commerce website inspired by its exclusive Parisian department store Le Bon Marche, as the world's biggest luxury goods group steps up the digital side of its business.