Louis Vuitton designer Nicolas Ghesquiere has signed a new contract, delivering a potential boost to luxury goods giant LVMH for which Louis Vuitton is a key source of profits.

LVMH group head Bernard Arnault announced Ghesquiere’s new contract in a statement yesterday.

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Last month, LVMH reported better-than-expected sales growth in the first quarter, which pointed to enduring appetite for its brands from wealthy Chinese shoppers.

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