Business of Luxury


M&A: Cortina to Acquire Sincere

Nov 17, 2020 / Business of Luxury

In a seismic move, the last of the three Singapore family-owned luxury watch retailers Cortina Holdings will acquire Hong Kong owned Sincere Watch for $84.5 million

New Deal: Tiffany Board Approves

Oct 29, 2020 / Business of Luxury

LVMH pulled out of a Tiffany takeover and embarked on a counter-suit and while it looked like Wall Street thought that the U.S. jeweller will do just fine by itself, LUXUO argued that the deal was a win-win. Reuters just reported that the deal could be back on

BCG Forecast: Luxury Up 30% in China

Oct 01, 2020 / Business of Luxury

The BCG-Tencent forecast echoes a Xinhua news report that citizens were indulging in “revenge travel” over the Golden Week holiday. This surge of travel spending matches the phenomenon of “revenge spending” reflecting pent up demand

The New Luxury: Your Data

Sep 28, 2020 / Business of Luxury

The common adage is that, “if the service is free, you are the product”. LUXUO discovers you aren’t the product, changing your behaviour so companies and governments can predict your actions is the product. Your data privacy is the new luxury of the 21st century

Stay Small, Stay Safe

Sep 21, 2020 / Business of Luxury

In a new trend following rise of private jet travel, many travellers believe that hotels with smaller crowds, pose a lower risk to their health right now, leading to demand for small luxury hotels

No Deal

Sep 10, 2020 / Business of Luxury

Amidst a retail crash, Tiffany’s e-commerce was up 123% globally, the brand was already up 90% in China as it exited their national lockdown and it looked like LVMH acquisition would go ahead but now, it appears that the US-Franco trade war has ended the deal

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