Fashion

* Shares tumble 6 pct (Adds CFO comments, analyst reaction)MILAN/PARIS Italy on Wednesday became the first European country to take steps to help its fashion industry build a stronger presence in Iran following the lifting of Western sanctions.Apr 13 2016MILAN Italian fashion house Prada will offset new shop openings with selective closures this year and the next in an effort to shield profit margins from weaker demand.Apr 11 2016MILAN, April 11 Italian fashion house Prada will offset new shop openings with selective closuresthis year and the next in an effort to shield profit marginsfrom weaker demand.Apr 11 2016PARIS, April 11 Luxury goods industry leaderLVMH on Monday posted first-quarter sales belowforecasts as tourist shopping in key markets such as France andHong Kong remained low.* FY net income 330.9 million euros (Adds details, comments)Apr 08 2016VERSAILLES, France Growth in the more than 250 billion euro ($285 billion) personal luxury goods market should pick up next year, boosted by resurgent demand in the United States and China, after hitting a trough in 2016, consultancy Bain & Co predicted.Apr 06 2016MILAN Italian luxury brand Gucci announced on Tuesday it will unify its women's and men's collections starting from next year in an effort to simplify the designer's business.Apr 05 2016ZURICH For much of its 125 years selling luxury goods, Switzerland's family-run emporium Bongenie Grieder has been the kind of place where affluent shoppers felt at ease and staff were confident they had a job for life.Apr 05 2016 href='http://www.reuters.com/subjects/fashion' - http://www.reuters.com/subjects/fashion -