Considered consumption and brands with substance as the new indulgence
When LVMH announced plans in
2001 to develop its own environmental
charter and then signed onto
the United Nations Global Compact
two years later, it felt as though
someone was breaking ranks.
Until then, luxury had always put
itself above overhyped trends
and buzzwords. High-end brands did
not feel the need to participate
in the current dialogue because they
created their own dialogue. By signing
up for the UN initiative, ...