Luxury spending rose, particularly for personal and experiential luxuries
She explores the complementary associations between luxuries
and semi-luxury goods in the production processes and marketing strategies of their producers.
include Art & Antiques; Home Electronics; Fabrics, Wall & Window Coverings; Furniture & Floor Coverings; Garden & Garden Products; Kitchenware, Cookware & Housewares; Kitchen Appliances & Bath; Linens & Bedding; Tabletop.
In addition to the four quarterly tracking studies, marketers also receive a year-end summary of luxury consumers purchases and spending on four categories of the luxury market, including home luxuries
, personal luxuries
, automobiles and experiential luxuries
, such as travel, fine dining, entertainment, spa and beauty services.
The Personal Luxury Report 2009 is a compilation of the quarterly luxury tracking surveys that Unity Marketing conducts every three months with 1,000-1,250 affluent consumers who purchased one or more luxuries
in the study period.
Their approach to a luxury lifestyle is tied to how much they spend on luxuries
Details about what personal luxuries
these consumers bought, how much they spent, where they made their purchases, and in certain categories the luxury brands they patronized are reported in four major categories of luxury.
According to the Luxury Report 2007, spending on luxury experiences declined slightly in 2006, with spending on home and personal luxuries
on the upswing.
These findings are based upon Unity Marketing's quarterly luxury tracking study which surveyed 1,048 luxury consumers about their purchases, spending, store and brand preferences in four major categories of luxury goods and services, including home luxuries
; personal luxuries
(clothing, fashion accessories, jewelry, watches, cosmetics, wine and spirits, pet luxuries
, and pens); automobiles; and experiences (dining, travel, home services, spas/beauty services, and entertainment).
This includes luxury purchases by affluent consumers in the four luxury categories the report tracks -- home luxuries
; personal luxuries
, like fashion, jewelry, wine and spirits, pets; automobiles and luxury experiences, such as travel, dining, entertainment.
Grand Isle Villas features all the luxuries
a resort offers such as a beautiful white crescent shaped beach, a Pallappa Pool Bar and Grill for poolside dining, a free form pool with an infinity edge overlooking a golf course and the ocean, an outdoor heated whirlpool spa overlooking the beach, a state-of-the-art fitness facility with glass walls and spectacular views, personal concierge service, including pre-arrival activity planning, grocery shopping and menu planning, twice daily housekeeping service and a private chef for in-villa dining.
The typical luxury consumer spent $13,820 on average buying luxuries
from January to March 2006, up 18 percent over luxury spending in the same period last year.
The average amount spent by an affluent household on luxuries
, including luxuries
for the home, personal luxuries
, automobiles and luxury experiences, rose 3.
Kor's participation will enhance the premiere project with an array of design-savvy lifestyle amenities and the service luxuries
for which Kor's Viceroy Resorts & Residences concept is widely known.