Luxury Goods & Duty Free

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Posted: 07-08-2011
INTERNATIONAL. It’s a tiny circle known for exclusivity, but its global reach into emerging markets means the luxury business needs online networking. When you think of luxury, you think of small, elite, exclusive. When you think of the internet you think exactly the opposite, and marrying the two has historically enjoyed little success. Yet a company called The Luxury Society evolved into a flourishing business by exploring where a mass media platform could successfully meld with a niche luxury network. According to Pierre-Yves Poulain, co-founder with four others of the website that i
Posted: December 13, 2017
UAE. Construction on Dar Al Arkan's AED 800 Million skyscraper on Dubai Canal to start in early 2018, with Signature Interiors by Roberto Cavalli.
Posted: November 29, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. The companies will utilise CD Marine's recognised business to improve communication and efficiency of service for yachting, shipping and cruise professionals in French markets.
Posted: September 15, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. Alexander James Interior Design partners with Sunseeker London Group Southampton Boat Show and Cannes Yachting Festival showcasing stylish interiors.
Posted: September 8, 2017
INTERNATIONAL. "Imagination and budget are the only constraints when it comes to on-board spas"; Pools, hot tubs, swim-up bars, hammams, saunas & balcony showers can all feature on board."
Posted: July 20, 2017
UAE. By removing middlemen and brokers, Luxury Section allows luxury goods to be sold and transferred with ease.
Posted: July 12, 2017
UAE. Aline Ashkarian takes the role as Patchi's General Manager and will lead the brand to continued international success.
Posted: July 5, 2017
UAE. The iconic British retailer will supply bedding and amenity kits in Club World as part of the airline's 400m pounds customer investment plan.
Posted: June 7, 2017
UAE. Emerging markets consumers continue to drive luxury market growth; Multiple luxury goods companies double sales growth and lead profitability.
Posted: April 5, 2017
UAE. Veeam provides Dubai Duty Free with 24x7 availability of its virtualised infrastructure, enabling around-the-clock shopping for millions of customers.
Posted: March 15, 2017
UAE. Group to open 30 stores in 5 years; Total projected retail areas to reach 3.2 million square feet by 2021
Posted: March 3, 2017
UAE. Superyacht Builders Association (SYBAss) Annual Economic Report 2016 highlights importance of Middle East to superyacht world; The propensity of UHNWIs in MENA to buy superyachts built within the last 15 years is 20%.
Posted: December 29, 2016
UAE. Consumers now expect omnichannel interactions with luxury brands; Already, six out of ten luxury sales are digitally influenced, says The Boston Consulting Group
Posted: December 20, 2016
NEW YORK. Too Faced offers an unabashedly empowering line of cosmetic products for the eyes, face and lips.
Posted: December 15, 2016
UAE. First organic-certified caviar in the UAE now available for purchase from the company's new online store.
Posted: December 9, 2016
UAE. Investment in coloured gemstones is on the rise, industry insider says.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: December 18, 2017
SAUDI ARABIA. The majority of women in Saudi Arabia (70%) say that they are most likely to drive after the ban is lifted. However, men will remain the decision-makers when it comes to car purchases.
date:Posted: December 17, 2017
UAE. The recent increase in mortgage activity can be attributed towards the rise of end users and investors taking advantage of capital structure through leverage. Structurally speaking, the higher levels of mortgage indicate that there will be lower levels of "flipping".
date:Posted: December 17, 2017
UAE. Announced MENA IPO deal value reached US$236.7 million in Q3 2017; Musharaka REIT Fund in Saudi Arabia raised US$ 95.1 million, largest IPO by capital raised; Global IPO activity for 2017 on course to be the busiest year since 2007.
UAE. The region will see the launch of new, futuristic technologies & solutions at the Future Cities Show, held in April 2018, that will change the way we live and work in the urban environment.
UAE. Cisco's security research organization Talos says once this ransomware enters your system, it uses three ways to spread automatically around a network, one of which is the known Eternal Blue vulnerability.
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