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Louis Vuitton, H&M Named Best Global Fashion Brands

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Louis Vuitton's fall 2012 ad and a blouse from H&M
Louis Vuitton's fall 2012 ad and a blouse from H&M

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Interbrand has just released their annual list of Best Global Brands, and of the fashion brands included, Louis Vuitton came in first. (The company's actual ranking was 17th, with non-fashion brands like Apple, Google, and Coca-Cola beating them at the top spots). Overall, LV clocked in with an overall value of $23.5 million.

The second fashion brand to make an appearance on the list is H&M, who came in 23rd place with an estimated total value of $16.5 million. After that, the winners were Zara, Gucci, Hermès and Burberry—proving that fast-fashion trend factories and logo-tastic empires are the best business models to follow.
· Louis Vuitton Crowned Best Fashion Brand [Vogue UK]
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