All Louis Vuitton articles

  • The Zorlu Center, Istanbul

    Store gallery: The Zorlu Center is the new face of Istanbul


    Istanbul is a source of retail inspiration, with The Zorlu Center and Istiklal Street providing a contrast that echoes the city’s location.

  • Louis Vuitton is among the brands targetted for the new development

    At a glance: The O2 Arena’s proposed luxury retail development


    Land Securities has entered discussions with the owners of the 02 Arena in London to open a luxury designer outlet at the venue. Retail Week takes a look at the proposals.

  • Debenhams is now considering smaller stores in the UAE

    Analysis: Exploring international retail expansion


    Retailers are increasingly exploring international expansion, but securing the right property portfolio abroad brings unique challenges. Gina Lovett reports on developments in key global markets.

  • Louis Vuitton, Leeds

    Store of the week: Louis Vuitton, Leeds


    Louis Vuitton might variously be associated with logoed luggage, luxury accessories or perhaps an all-round upscale lifestyle, but it probably wouldn’t be the first retailer that you might expect to find any kind of connection with low price.

  • Ikea is considering its options in India

    Indian government approves single-brand FDI change


    The Indian government has approved proposals to allow 100% Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in single-brand retail.

  • Burberry wil be among the retailers promoting Luxury London

    Luxury retailers join forces to promote London overseas


    Luxury retailers including Burberry and Louis Vuitton will join forces tonight to launch a campaign to attract wealthy overseas shoppers to London.

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    Store of the week: Louis Vuitton Westfield London


    This is Louis Vuitton in Westfield, London, last week the scene of an opening event that featured an urban garden, created by artist Jeremy Deller. Quite what the collection of plants – contained within black plastic bin bags and resting on a straw-strewn floor – had to do with the ...

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    Louis Vuitton vs the Post Office


    Visiting the new Louis Vuitton store in Westfield London last week was an impressive, but ultimately unsatisfying experience. Yes, it’s a fine example of the brand’s current shop-fit, but were you to travel to Munich and to wander into local luxury department store Oberpollinger, you’d find more or less the ...

  • News

    LVMH reports stellar first half


    Luxury retail group LVMH has said that it is confident of a strong performance in its second half, after notching up organic sales growth of 12 per cent for its first half.

  • Analysis

    Inside Westfield London


    20 years in the making, the UK’s most eagerly awaited shopping centre is finally taking shape. Tim Danaher gets a preview of Westfield London as it gears up for its opening in October

  • News

    House of Fraser eyes luxury brand tie-ups


    House of Fraser is understood to be in talks with luxury French fashion brands Louis Vuitton and Hermes to open shop-in-shops in its Glasgow store.

  • News

    LVMH sales climb


    French luxury group LVMH reported group sales up 5 per cent to €4 billion ( 3.22 billion) in the first quarter.

  • Village life: Westfi

    Westfield London: Centre of luxury?


    The much-vaunted Westfield London scheme at White City may have bagged Louis Vuitton for its planned luxury retail area, but can it really draw top-name brands and big-money customers away from the West End? Ben Cooper reports