PARIS, France — European demand for luxury goods is proving resilient, the head of fashion brand Christian Dior said on Monday, downplaying the recent slowdown seen by parent LVMH and rival Kering.
Dior is set to sponsor the Guggenheim Museum’s fall gala, honouring artists Christopher Wool and James Turrell.
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