Alain Ducasse has thrown his chef’s hat into the Parisian chocolate scene with a bean-to-chocolate store that will open this week.
US retailer Brooks Brothers has unveiled a luxury boutique in New Delhi, with new locations expected to roll out this year.
Dior has opened its first Australasian flagship boutique in Sydney, reflecting continued demand for luxury fashion despite the tough economic climate.
Oscar de la Renta has opened a giant 3,000 square ft (280 square meter) space in London’s stylish Soho district.
Renowned macaron maker Ladurée has expanded its sweets repertoire with the opening of an opulent chocolate boutique in Paris near the Tuileries Gardens.
Louis Vuitton has opened a new “winter resort” store in one of the most sought-after seasonal destinations, Gstaad, Switzerland.
Italian menswear brand Corneliani has opened a prestigious new flagship store in Shanghai’s Citic Square.
Chinese shoe brand Stella Luna has opened its first European store on the famous Boulevard Saint-Germain in the French capital.
Al Nabooda Automobiles has opened the largest Audi showroom in terms of new cars on display in the world in Dubai, with 57 models on show.
This week Jaguar Land Rover opened in Beijing its 100th retail space in the country of China, a key market for the brand.
Luxury fashion and accessories group Gucci has launched a new Taiwanese flagship with a high-profile party in the Taipei 101 skyscraper.
Luxury watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen has unveiled a new flagship boutique in the Chinese capital.
Marni has opened three new shops in China – a flagship store in Shenyang as well as new boutiques in Shanghai’s REEL shopping centre and Nanjing’s Deji Plaza.
High-end US jeweller Tiffany & Co plans to open a multi-storey megastore in 2014 on a prime location on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris.
Patek Philippe has opened its second store in China, a 13,000-square-foot retail outlet and parlor in Shanghai in the former residence of the British consulate.
Shang Xia, meaning “up” and “down”, recently opened a second store in China, with a boutique in Beijing’s China World Mall.
Luxury watch brand MB&F has opened its first boutique in Beijing through a collaboration with local retail partners Ray Union and Europe Watch Co.
French luxury maison Hermès has opened an exclusive store dedicated to its watch collections in Beijing, China.
French luxury handbag maker Longchamp is eyeing a huge expansion in China despite the country’s economic slowdown.
The new 190 square-meter (2,045 square-foot) store is located within the Citade Jardim luxury mall in Sao Paulo.