The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.
Divia Harilela speaks to Rupert Sanderson and Hong Kong-based entrepreneur Bertrand Mak, who owns 100 percent of the brand’s China business, about the challenges of launching a niche label in the world’s largest luxury market.
Hermès and the secret of luxe appeal (GQ) “Hermès is a phenomenon: probably the most successful, perhaps the most creative, certainly the most respected and one of the most profitable luxury-goods companies of all time. After a brief blip from 2009-10, the turbulent economic times seem to have, if anything, accelerated its success. Putting a Price on Michael Kors (NY Times) “The fashion designer Michael Kors is