Gucci fashion house is preparing to launch the high-end jewelery
To declare it to Le Figaro was the number one of Kering, François-Henri Pinault, specifying that the debut will be next summer, between June and July.
“The line will consist of 200 pieces, with many colored precious stones – explained Pinault -. All models will be made in Italy “.
The president and CEO of the French luxury group has also stated that for Kering, within two years, the goal is to get to use gold from 100% sustainable fields, against the current 70 percent.
The debut of Gucci in the high jewelery confirms the attention of the Parisian colossus for the precious goods segment (where he controls, among others, the Boucheron and Pomellato fashion houses).
“The extremely rich and very particular universe of Alessandro Michele today lends itself to it. The sets that he is creating for Gucci will ensure their place on the market in a natural way “, continued François-Henri Pinault.
Kering closed the third quarter of the year with revenues increasing by 27.6% for 3.4 billion euro.
Once again, the performance was driven by the fashion house led by Marco Bizzarri, whose turnover has touched a + 35% to 2 billion euros, followed by + 16.5% of Yves Saint Laurent to 446.9 million .
In the nine months, Kering’s turnover grew by 27.1% to € 9.8 billion.