The Polet Effect
The Gucci Group has outperformed even its own expectations. Here's how six of the ten brands have fared.
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The group's high-end jewelry brand returned to profitability a year earlier than expected and is expanding fast, including online.
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Last updated January 09 2008: 10:32 AM ET
Yves Saint Laurent
Gucci Group: The ice cream man cometh
Ridiculed as an ice cream salesman when he took the reins of the Gucci Group in 2004, Robert Polet is proving that a fat bottom line is the ultimate fashion statement. (