In the News: 7 retail execs envision the future of stores, millennials still prefer spending on experiences, and more

IN THE NEWS 1 7 retail execs envision the future of stores Coming off a year that set records for bankruptcies and store closures, the message at Future Stores Miami last week was clear: Retail isn’t dead, mediocre retail is… Continue Reading

In the News: In wellness, ‘transformative’ is the new ‘experiential’

IN THE NEWS 1 In wellness, ‘transformative’ is the new ‘experiential’ When it comes to luxury and wellness travel, those overly used descriptors, “authentic” and “experiential” are so, well, last year. The new “it” trend for 2018, according to the… Continue Reading

In the News: Why women must play a greater role in the global economy

IN THE NEWS 1 This is why women must play a greater role in the global economy Empowering women to participate equally in the global economy could add $28 trillion in GDP growth by 2025. 2 All luxury should be… Continue Reading

In the News: Sustainability, emotional appeal drive millennial consumers

IN THE NEWS 1 Sustainability, Emotional Appeal Drive Millennial Consumers Millennials are on track to become the dominant workforce by 2020 and currently represent $2.5 trillion in spending power. 2 CSR Needs to Be More than Skin Deep: Positive Luxury… Continue Reading

2017 Predictions for the Luxury Industry: Adapt to Succeed

We are excited to introduce our 2017 Predictions for the Luxury Industry: Adapt to Succeed.     Our in-depth research – created in partnership with Forevermark, part of The De Beers Group of Companies – examines the changing face of… Continue Reading