Drest partners with Cartier and adds jewellery and watch mode
Luxury styling game Drest is launching a new jewellery and watch mode alongside an exclusive partnership with Cartier, highlighting its Clash [Un]limited collection. The new mode allows fine jewellery and watches to enter the mobile gaming world with new detailed and enhanced gameplay features that enable Drest players to style jewellery and...
14 Sep 2021
Timothée Chalamet announced as new Friend of the House at Cartier
Luxury jewellery house Cartier has revealed that actor Timothée Chalamet will be joining the Maison as its newest Friend of the House. Cartier already has a long history of working with Chalamet, kitting him out for a number of red-carpet appearances including the BAFTAs, the Academy Awards and the Golden Globe Awards. As a Friend of the House,...
6 Sep 2021
Luxury firms join forces on a blockchain to let consumers authenticate goods
cat:groups LVMH and Prada along with Cartier announced Tuesday they are joining forces on a blockchain that will allow consumers to authenticate their goods. Called the Aura Blockchain Consortium, the initiative will offer a secure method for consumers to access information about to a product's history, including the materials used and...
20 Apr 2021
LVMH, Prada and Cartier join forces to form blockchain consortium
Fashion conglomerate LVMH is joining forces with the Prada Group and Cartier, part of Richemont, to form the Aura Blockchain Consortium to address the “shared challenges” of communicating authenticity, responsible sourcing and sustainability in a secure digital format. The move marks the first global blockchain consortium dedicated to the luxury...
20 Apr 2021
Richemont H1 profit drops as Covid-19 hits sales
In the six month period under review, Richemont said, trading was significantly impacted by the worldwide spread of the Covid-19 pandemic and its resulting negative impact on trading conditions. Sales decreased by 26 percent at actual exchange rates and by 25 percent at constant exchange rates to 5.5 billion euros. The company added that as...
6 Nov 2020
Covid-19 impact reduces Richemont's Q1 sales by 47 percent
During the first quarter under review, the Richemont Group’s trading and operations were strongly impacted by Covid-19 resulting in sales decline of 47 percent at constant and actual basis to 1,193 million euros (1,360 million dollars). The company said in a statement that sales contracted significantly across all regions, channels and business...
16 Jul 2020
Video: L'Odyssee de Cartier
Discover the new Cartier film, a journey between dream and reality. For the very first time, Cartier has decided to create a cinema epic focusing on its history, its values and inspiration, its artistic and universal scope Source: Montecarlo World Network/ Youtube
14 May 2020
Farfetch launches resale platform for designer bags
Luxury online retailer Farfetch has launched a new pilot platform that allows customers to exchange their pre-loved designer bags for store credits. The new “Second Life” platform, which has gone live on the company's website, comes as part of its growing focus on sustainability, as consumers become increasingly aware of the harm fast-fashion...
13 May 2019