The mission of the LVMH group is to represent the most refined qualities of Western "Art de Vivre"​ around the world. Since its creation in 1987, LVMH has comprised a unique portfolio of over 70 prestigious brands. The Group is active in five different sectors: Wines & Spirits: the Group is the world leader in premium wines and spirits, with the help of prestigious brands such as Château d’Yquem, Dom Pérignon, Hennessy, Mercier, Moët & Chandon and Ruinart. Fashion & Leather goods: LVMH boasts an exceptional array of prestige fashion and leather goods brands, including Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Céline, Givenchy, Berluti and Kenzo. Perfumes & Cosmetics: with a unique portfolio that includes leading Houses and prestigious niche brands (Dior, Guerlain, Acqua di Parma, Loewe, Benefit Cosmetics…), LVMH is a major global player in perfumes and cosmetics for beauty care and makeup. Watches & Jewelry: this business group comprises upscale brands such as Bulgari, TAG Heuer, Chaumet and Hublot. Selective Retailing: the LVMH Selective Retailing sector covers the four corners of the world with Sephora, DFS, Franck et Fils, La Grande Épicerie, Le Bon Marché, Samaritaine and Starboard Cruise Services. In addition, LVMH is a key player in the media sector with Groupe Les Echos, overseeing several business, finance, arts and culture publications.

Company Growth (employees)
Paris, FR
Size (employees)
107,053 (est)-4%
LVMH was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Paris, FR

LVMH Office Locations

LVMH has an office in Paris
Paris, FR (HQ)
22 Avenue Montaigne

LVMH Financials and Metrics

LVMH Financials

LVMH's revenue was reported to be €37.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 5% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

37.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

24.6 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

4 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

6.9 b

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

128.7 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

3.5 b
LVMH's current market capitalization is €128.7 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


30.6 b35.7 b37.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

10.8 b12.6 b13 b

Gross profit

19.8 b23.1 b24.6 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


4.1 b3.6 b3.5 b

Accounts Receivable

2.3 b2.5 b2.7 b


9.5 b10.1 b10.5 b

Current Assets

18.1 b19 b19.4 b
EURY, 2016


400.8 k

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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LVMH Operating Metrics

LVMH's Stores was reported to be 3.9 k in FY, 2016, which is a 2% increase from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


3.71 k3.86 k3.95 k

Stores (U.S.)


Stores (Asia-Pacific)

1.28 k1.36 k1.38 k

Stores (Europe)

1.46 k1.49 k1.55 k
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LVMH Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Christian DiorApril 25, 2017$13.1 b

LVMH Market Value History

LVMH Revenue Breakdown

LVMH's employees are reported to be approximately 74% female and 26% male.
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LVMH's Web-traffic and Trends

LVMH Online and Social Media Presence

LVMH News and Updates

Duty-free Retailing Market in Europe 2017: Analysis by Key Players – daa (Aer Rianta International), Dufry, Lagardère, LVMH

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On -“Duty-free Retailing Market in Europe - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Growth and Forecast 2017 - 2021” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Op-Ed | Investors Would be Wise to Watch Africa’s Designer Brands

There are attractive investment opportunities for other players interested in the continent’s designer brands, argues Sekayi Fundafunda, one of the 10 winners of BoF's Future VOICES Challenge.

BoF Honours Natalia Vodianova with Global VOICES Award

Guests closed out the VOICES 2017 gathering at a Russian-themed gala celebrating the supermodel and philanthropist.

Finding Success as a Serial Entrepreneur

Marcia Kilgore, creator of Bliss, FitFlop, Soap & Glory and Beauty Pie, shares her fearless approach to business.

Report: LVMH's Céline to Launch E-Commerce

The only LVMH-owned fashion label without its own e-commerce business, Céline will start offering online sales from a new website next week, say sources.

LVMH’s Antoine Arnault on Model Safety Charter: ‘If They Don't Comply, We Will Not Work With Them’

One year after James Scully issued a plea to end the ‘cruel and sadistic’ abuse of fashion models, LVMH’s Antoine Arnault joined the casting director to discuss the enforcement of a landmark charter to protect models. Watch now.
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LVMH Company Life and Culture

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