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Lorre White
I'm a luxury marketing consultant who makes appearances on TV, radio and the Web as the only Luxury Media Personality "The Luxury Guru".
Interests: International Travel, European Events, Boutique Hotels, Yachting, Private Jets, Gourmet Food, Wines and Champagne, Yoga, Interior Design/Architecture, Spas, Dogs, Fashion, Polo, Arts, and Good Manners
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The Global Property Handbook, a collaboration with Warburg Realty and Barnes International Realty Thursday, 19 Jan 2017 Wealth-X presents “The Global Property Handbook”, in collaboration with Warburg Realtyand Barnes International Realty. The first edition of the “Global Property Handbook” reviews... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Thursday 31st August - Saturday 2nd September | Blenheim Palace, Woodstock Concours Masters to showcase key models of Ferrari’s 70-year history From the oldest-surviving UK-delivered Ferrari to latest LaFerrari Aperta Highlights include the third-ever 250 GT LWB California Spider, a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
SeaXplorer.nl SeaXplorer 75 Now that Dutch shipbuilder DAMEN, in cooperation with its luxury yacht builder AMELS has announced the sale of their second SeaXplorer 75—a stylish, sturdy and highly customized 246-foot-long expedition yacht that’s capable of breaking through polar ice... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Luxury brands have recognised the opportunity in voice technology to make exclusivity more accessible to their consumers. But the real challenge lies in inspiring new customer behaviour. Voice is the new interface into the world. From Amazon Echos to Apple... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
New York tops the list of must-visit places for a good reason. The city is a heady combination of 24-hour commerce, fascinating history and cutting-edge culture. Sunny and hot through to October, the city then turns into a winter wonderland... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Critics of jet cards say it is “overpriced charter.” The flipside of the argument is that if you have a jet card with guaranteed availability at a contracted rate it means even during high demand periods, you know you are... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
For $1 million, up to 10 guests (eight adults and two children) can transform the Southern Caribbean island of Calala Island into their own personal paradise for a week—complete with 25 dedicated staff members, ultra-exclusive experiences, and five-star dining. After... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
With luxury consumption dropping in 2016 to its lowest level since 2009, much attention has been focused on one of the biggest forces in global luxury spending: Chinese consumers. As the Chinese economy slows, and growth in luxury consumption cools... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Our Story In the 15th century, Leonardo Da Vinci was one of the first who recognized birds gliding very easily and effortlessly over the water, once they have succeeded to enter into gliding. The ConceptFLYSHIP realizes the vision of almost... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Share closemore Newport is hosting a first in the sailing world this week: the J Class World Championship. J Class yachts are rare, and they’re huge. Picture a sailboat about as long as a basketball court racing around Newport harbor.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Bill Gates, a pretty smart guy, supposedly once said something along the lines, “Now, you can throw away your travel agent’s phone number.” Whether he believed it or not is hard to say. At the time he would have been... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Venice Film Festival, Venice, Italy August 30 – September 9 Founded in 1932, this is the oldest film festival in the world, set against the stunning backdrop of the historic Venice Lido with films being shown in the historic Palazzo... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Cannes is the best-known destination for superyacht owners who want to enjoy a film festival buzz, but Venice has its own attractions. It’s relatively un-marketed so is less of a fan-magnet than Cannes and, unlike its French counterpart, where red-carpet... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 17, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Knight Frank’s 41-city prime price index increased 4.4% in the second quarterBY FANG BLOCKORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON AUGUST 02, Guangzhou leads the global cities in prime price increases, rising 35.6% year-over-year in the second quarter. European cities, such as Madrid, Berlin,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
For several months, FENDI‘s Palazzo della Civilita Italiana has been hosting an exhibition of works by the Italian artist Giuseppe Penone. But the Palazzo is not a gallery. Since 2015, it has been the headquarters of Fendi, the fashion brand.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Luxury boats in port of Saint-Tropez in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur region of south-eastern France CREDIT: ZOYA STAFIENKO Saint-Tropez, the glittering Riviera resort favoured by celebrities and the super-rich, is lamenting a decline in the number of yachts berthed at its marina... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Shoppers walk past a Christian Dior store in Shanghai in June 2017. (Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg) The buzzword that drives retail today is experience. And if luxury retail is to retain its place at the top, it must capitalize on the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
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The Business of Luxury 101: Sheep and Eagles By columnist Lorre White - July 27, 2017 http://www.monacolife.net/?p=19732 Monaco Life - Monaco's #1 English Speaking News Of #Monaco Many businesses in Monaco focus on the luxury sector. Luxury marketing is very... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Luxury travel isn’t what it used to be—and has evolved into a richer definition of how to “be” while traveling. A new study by travel industry giant Sabre Hospitality Solutions underscores the new landscape, as well as the opportunities, for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
“Experience” is the buzzword for many luxury marketers today. Major luxury brands, as well as financial brands targeting affluent and High Net Worth consumers are finding new ways to create experiences consumers can encounter that are beyond the product they... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Profit from recurring operations rose 23 percent to €3.64 billion ($4.23 billion) in the first half, the French luxury goods conglomerate reported Wednesday. Louis Vuitton store on the Champs-Élysées, Paris | Source: Shutterstock PARIS, France — LVMH, the world’s biggest... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
The prestigious Copa del Rey (King’s Cup) is now a major date on the international yachting calendar and competing teams include America’s Cup participants. King Juan Carlos I of Spain is a former competitor and won the trophy twice in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Tom Chapman has experienced the evolution of fashion retail first-hand. He and his wife, Ruth, opened the London-based fashion retailer MatchesFashion.com, now a major player in luxury e-commerce, three decades ago. In 2016, MatchesFashion.com saw a 61 percent revenue growth... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Rolls-Royce has unveiled its new Phantom, the flagship of the British luxury brand. In introducing the Phantom VIII on Thursday, Rolls-Royce Chief Executive Torsten Müller-Ötvös called the eighth-generation vehicle an icon, an artwork, “a dominant symbol of wealth and human... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
The luxury conglomerate's growth trend continues at an impressive pace, thanks to sales increases in nearly every region and from more brands than powerhouses Gucci and Saint Laurent. Anna Della Russo outside Gucci | Photo: Hugo Lee PARIS, France —... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury