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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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Previously we launched an article series focusing on the Top 5 mistakes we repeatedly see from foreign brands coming to Monaco. The articles also offer advices and solutions how to avoid these mistakes and how to build up fruitful relationships... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
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Many readers may be familiar with, or have been honored to receive, a tribute book or video celebrating their life and achievements. Creating a tangible record of all that we have accomplished is a vital part of creating a lasting... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
In Manhattan’s prime retail districts, tourist traffic is down, rents are high, Trump is looming large and overstoring is about as bad as it is in Middle America. Something has got to give. Source: Shutterstock NEW YORK, United States —... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Celebrating the Brand’s 20th Anniversary, Idea House to Showcase Design Trends from Past 20 Years 11 Sponsors on Board for the Brand’s First-Ever Idea House in Newport Scheduled to Open this July Time Inc.’s COASTAL LIVING brand announces that the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
A set of rare the Macallan whiskies housed in limited-edition Lalique crystal decanters sold at Sotheby’s Hong Kong on April 2 for $993,000—a new world record for any lot of whisky sold at auction with all proceeds donated to Hong... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
In 2016, the total number of luxury goods and services consumers worldwide reached 415 million, and they spent €860 billion. The tip of the pyramid is made up of 17 million individuals, nearly 4% of all luxury goods consumers. They... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Created in 2011 by Nicolas Clair, Hervé Lafont and Charles Decaux, VeryChic works with more than 3,000 luxury hotel partners. A membership of more than five million access the service via VeryChic’s website and app. AccorHotels intends to strengthen the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
MWM staff writer Add Comment Share This! Previously we launched an article series focusing on the Top 5 mistakes we repeatedly see from foreign brands coming to Monaco. The articles also offer advices and solutions how to avoid these mistakes... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Click to enlarge Hermès and LVMH announcing record profits for 2016 suggests the French family businesses are resuscitating the moribund $1.1 trillion global luxury market despite ongoing political and economic uncertainty. Hermès Group, the French high fashion clothing and accessories... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
GETTY by KATIE JONES MAR 21, 2017 735 The world's major global cities have been ranked according to their cost of living and surprisingly, London is no where near the top 10. The capital city was one of the biggest... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
by Linly Lin and Jack Sidders As homes languish on market, owners look to generate cash Mayor pushing to enforce rules limiting length of stay Frustrated after searching for a buyer for two years, the owner of a luxury apartmentoverlooking... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Consumers' confidence in the US rose to its highest level since 2000, led by optimism for finding work and a brighter assessment of business conditions. Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, New York | Source: Shutterstock NEW YORK, United States — US consumers'... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
After two years of decline, mainland China’s Luxury market rebounded with a 4% sales increase in 2016 as consumers shifted a portion of their spending back home from overseas. This shopping “repatriation” came after many brands narrowed the lingering gap... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
The 2017 edition of the Geneva Motor Show opens its doors to the public in little more than two weeks. Arguably the most important international car expo of the year, some of the biggest unveils has been scheduled for this... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
NYC & Company, New York’s tourism marketing organization, revised its 2017 travel forecast on Tuesday, stating that it expects 300,000 fewer international visitors than last year “in light of the recent travel ban and related rhetoric.” “These updated figures take... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
The rise of private aviation has created a new opportunity for luxury brands looking to target the world’s wealthiest. Between 2005 and 2015, Ultra High Net Worth Individuals (those with a net worth of $50 million or more) grew by... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
The Wealth-X World Ultra Wealth Report 2015-2016 Tuesday, 27 Sep 2016 Wealth-X presents the World Ultra Wealth Report 2015-2016 revealing that there are 212,615 ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals globally, holding a combined wealth of US$30 trillion in net... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
The little black book for billionaires lists all the mad must-have services for the super rich, from a cigar adviser to a 'wellness concierge' There's never been a trickier time to be one of the stinking rich. Take poor old... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
The neighborhood’s average per-square-foot price is higher than Manhattan, report finds London’s Mayfair neighborhood beats Manhattan as the most expensive ultra-prime market in terms of price per square foot, according to a February report by Beauchamp Estates. In its fourth... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Despite slower economic growth, 2016 set the bar high for luxury brands. From Virtual Reality to ethical initiatives, marketers pushed the boundaries when it came to innovations and tech. As we ease into 2017, the challenge for luxury brands will... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Salvatore Ferragamo: Waking a Sleeping Beauty Salvatore Ferragamo’s CEO aims to outperform the luxury sector average by a factor of two, surpassing €2 billion in revenue by 2020. LONDON, United Kingdom — Eraldo Poletto, Salvatore Ferragamo’s CEO since August 2016,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
London has been placed as the number one city for luxury retail in a new report as it reinforces its position as a global leader in high-end jewellery retail. New data shows more luxury stores opened in London than in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
For the second consecutive year, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts tops Forbes Travel Guide ratings with record number of Five-Star properties TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2017 /CNW/ -- Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading luxury hospitality company, today announced... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
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Exciting preview of the new flybridge yacht sailing on the Ligurian Sea, awaiting its debut in Hong Kong La Spezia, the jaw-dropping beauty of Riva 100' Corsaro could not find a more ideal location than the Golfo dei Poeti, a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury
Rendering of the Quintessentially One super yacht Luxury concierge service provider Quintessentially Lifestyle is setting sail on its own floating members' club, the Quintessentially One super yacht. When complete is 2019, the Quintessentially One will be the world’s largest super... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at Lorre White, The Guru of Luxury