Legal information

Legal Information

The website (hereafter referred to as the “Site”) has been created to provide information about the Kering Group and its ecosystem, based on interviews with its executives and external experts in the Luxury sector.

The term Kering group (“hereinafter, “Kering group”) refers to the many companies, joint ventures and bodies related to Kering and upon which it exercises actual control, either directly or indirectly: les Maisons Gucci, Bottega Veneta, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Brioni, Boucheron, Dodo, Girard-Perregaux, Pomellato, Qeelin and Ulysse Nardin.

By continuing to browse and use this website, the visitor is agreeing to comply with the following General Terms and Conditions of Use (hereinafter “Terms of Use”).

1. Legal Information

2. Warning

3. Copyright

4. Personal Data

5. Using the website

6. Private Life

7. Applicable Laws

1. Legal information

The Site is the property of the Kering SA, a public company with a registered capital of 505,117,288 € Euros, registered under the number 552 075 020 RCS Paris. The company’s headquarters are 40, rue de Sèvres, Paris 7th .

The website editor is Kering Image and Communications VP.

This site is published by The Editorialist (hereafter referred to as “the Publisher”), a French ‘société par actions simplifiée’ company with a capital of €1,334.

– Business registration: RCS Paris No. 791 056 245

– VAT Number: FR18791056245

– SIRET number: 791 056 245 00032

– Head office: 1 Cité Paradis – 75010 Paris – France

– Telephone: +33 1 48 78 09 44

– Email:

The site is hosted by OVH, a French ‘société par actions simplifiée’ company with a capital of €10,069,020.

– Business registration: RCS Lille Métropole No. 424 761 419 00045
– Head office: 2 rue Kellermann – 59100 Roubaix – France.

2. Warning

Kering group makes all reasonable efforts to ensure that the information provided through this website is accurate and up to date. Kering group reserves the right to modify the content of the Site at any time and with no prior notice.

Kering group cannot, however, guarantee the accuracy, precision or comprehensiveness of the information provided on the Site. This is including any hypertext links or any other computer link directly or indirectly accessible from this Site.

Therefore, Kering group accepts no liability for the following:

* Any inaccuracy, vagueness or omissions of the information provided on the Site.
* Any loss due to the fraudulent intrusion of a third party resulting in a modification of the information provided on the Site.
*and, in general for any direct or indirect loss, regardless of the cause, nature or consequences thereof due to any person’s access or their inability to access this Site, or through the use of, and/ or reliance upon any information obtained either directly or indirectly from this Site.

3. Copyright

The Site is governed in its totality by Copyright Law. The Copyright Law on the documents and each of the elements contained in the Site including photographs, text, videos, audio content, computer graphics, logos, brands are constitutive of works and are the sole property of the Kering group. The Kering group grants no licence and right other than that of consulting this Site. The broadcasting of some documents contained on this Site is authorised, if they are identified as authorised for sharing on some specific websites, this does not, however, grant the right to modify them.

In particular, the contents of the website (articles) are the property of the Kering group. The duplication of any document published on the Site is authorised for personal and private use, any duplication or use thereof for other purposes is expressly prohibited.

The partial or total representation, modification, disfiguring of the totality or part of the Site or its contents, by any means and onto any medium is considered as counterfeiting as defined by article L335-2 and ones that follow in the French Intellectual Property Code.

If the visitor wishes to use the information contained on the Site, they should obtain previous, specific and written authorisation from Kering group, by contacting the webmaster at .

Content on this website is available exclusively for journalistic purposes. Users are authorized to copy portions of the texts and visuals available on the site without written prior permission, but on condition that the source is clearly identified. Kering is not responsible for any inaccurate versions of site contents that have been published by a third party.

– Third party copyright:

Kering group agrees to respect third parties’ copyright and requires that users and visitors to the Site do likewise.

– Hyperlinks

The Site may contain links to third sites that are not edited or monitored by Kering group. These links are only made available for the users’ convenience: they shall under no circumstances be construed as a specific or implicit approval of these sites or the products and services on offer.

– Credits

Editorial content and web design: The Editorialist and Goose.

All texts and visuals are the property of Kering.

4. Personal data

Management of subscriptions to the Luxury Highlights newsletter


The data being handled by Kering SA is used to manage the distribution of the Luxury Highlights newsletter, a process that enables Kering to:

  • manage subscriptions
  • collect statistics linked to this service.

Legal basis

Consent, based on Article 6 (1) of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR):

Categories of data being processed

  • e-mail address
  • subscription date
  • language of content being received
  • statistics linked to the newsletter service.

Data source

The data is generated during the registration process by the person wishing to receive the newsletter, and is based on the individual providing an e-mail address in the registration field at the bottom of the Luxury Highlights home page (, or (for the former “K magazine” blog and any registrations for news alerts up until 01/10/2017).

Persons covered by these provisions

The data is only collected from individuals who wish to register with in order to receive the Luxury Highlights newsletter – and those who registered for the former “K magazine” blog or for news alerts up until 01/10/2017.

Destination categories

The data collected is used by:

  • the communications department of Kering;
  • the IT department (which manages the database) of Kering.

Duration of stored data

Kering keeps your e-mail address for three years from your subscription date, unless you unsubscribe before then (using the unsubscribe link embedded in each newsletter).

Your rights regarding the data held about you

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link embedded in the newsletter.

You can also access and obtain copies of the data held about you, and you can object to the use of that data, correct it, or delete it. You also have the right to limit the use of your data.

If you wish to exercise your rights regarding this usage, please contact or:

Kering – Rédaction Luxury Highlights

40 rue de Sèvres,

75006 Paris

Having contacted us, if you believe that your rights concerning your data have not been respected, you can make a complaint to France’s commission for IT and freedoms, the CNIL.

5. Using the website

  • Using the contents of the WebsiteThe information contained on the Site, in particular financial, is for information only. Hence, Kering group is not liable for the visitors’ current or future use of it. Kering group does not guarantee the information’s suitability for a given use.

6. Private Life

We collect information on visitors to the Site in order to get to know them better and to better meet their needs and expectations.

–        Access

Access to the Site is free, apart from the cost of the internet access provider and the cost of the phone call. These fees are applied directly by telecommunications operators.

–        Accessibility

Kering group makes all reasonable efforts to ensure the Site is accessible at all times despite having no binding obligation to do so. At times, the website may be inaccessible for maintenance, updates and other reasons. At those times, access to the Site may be impossible. Kering group accepts no liability for these interruptions and any consequential loss for the user.

–        Modification of these Terms of Use

Kering group reserves the right to change this legal notice at any time and without prior notice. This is why visitors are encouraged to refer to it on a regular basis.

7.Applicable Laws

The Site and the present terms and conditions are subject to French laws