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Hermes at Risk?

The WSJ reports that Hermes generates 25% to 30% of total sales off of two, now iconic, handbags: the Birkin and Kelly. The challeng...

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Record Sale: $300,168 (USD) for a Birkin Bag.

Christie's sold the most expensive handbag to date:
Fabled as the rarest handbag in the world, this Hermès Himalaya Bir...

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Birkin crocodile fashion economics Hermes

The cost to manufacture a basic, entry-level Hermes Birkin handbag.

The Economist published an interesting article attempting to explain the economics behind the world’s m...

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