Summit Notebook

from Shop Talk:

Check Out Line: Cautious notes hit by top luxury execs

June 2, 2010

bulgari1Check out the cautious notes being sounded in the global luxury market.

Industry executives voiced concerns about everything from unemployment to Europe's brewing economic crisis, but are nonetheless banking on growth from China and a recovering U.S. market.

from Shop Talk:

A little more privacy at Barneys sale?

June 1, 2010

LUXURY-SUMMIT/BARNEYS-DEALBashful New York bargain hunters may finally be able to guard their modesty at one of the city's biggest annual retail events, as luxury chain Barney's is considering adding dressing rooms at its mobbed New York warehouse sale.