Hermes stated product sales in continental Asia, where it recently refurbished its site that is e-commerce specially strong in the 1st 50 % of 2019. This has just rebooted its internet shopping website in Japan and certainly will expand the overhaul to Singapore and Malaysia this present year, du Halgouet stated. (A model posesses Hermes signature Birkin with Himalayan leather that is crocodile diamonds, offered for $300,168 at a Christie’s auction may 30, 2016. Its among the world’s most high-priced bag.)
PARIS: Surging need in Asia and particularly mainland China aided Birkin bag maker Hermes post better-than-expected sales development for the 2nd quarter, within an encouraging signal for many of its major luxury items competitors.
The industry has thus far mainly shrugged down any fallout from a Beijing-Washington trade war that may hit consumer sentiment potentially in its two biggest areas, with appetite for branded goods if anything picking among Chinese shoppers.
Hermes – along side Louis Vuitton owner LVMH and Gucci parent Kering, that are additionally due to report outcomes this week – was one of several big beneficiaries with this backdrop that is benign. Continue reading “Strong Asian interest in Hermes bags; M’sia, S’pore sites become overhauled”