Bottega Veneta becomes the best performing brand of GUCCI GROUP

Gucci Group’s latest financial report for the first quarter of 2010 indicate an overall sales growth of 4,7% for all its brands. Bottega Veneta outperforms the Gucci brand and registers a 9,5% growth (EUR 113,6 million), while Gucci grows by 3,8% (EUR 588,7 million).

Yves Saint Laurent continues to register losses with a 1,7 % decrease in sales to  EUR 58,7 million. As indicated by CPP earlier this year, YSL is likely to follow in the steps of Christian Lacroix or Gianfranco Ferre, unless there will be no immediate change in creative direction.