The emerging interest in brands less recognized in China has the potential to be very good for heritage brands in the UK.
Coming in advance of next year's full report, DLG's World Luxury Index China: Watches study looks at the most searched-for luxury watch brands in China.
Supplanting the auto brands that led the way in last year’s ranking, beauty, fashion, and watches & jewelry brands accounted for more than two-thirds of the top 20 spots on the third annual L2 Digital IQ Index: China.
Though Piaget's massive Asia flagship in Hong Kong is a hard act to follow, on December 6 the Swiss luxury watchmaker and jeweler will unveil its first new concept store in Shenyang.
Following a significant dip in demand for some major luxury brands in China over the past six months, recent figures project a strengthening in the first quarter of 2013, even for beleaguered high-end watchmakers.