Kiton - Fashion

Kiton – From Label to Brand

Antonio de Matteis belongs to the new generation at Italian luxury brand Kiton Continue »


KPM - Lifestyle

Königliche Porzellan-Manufaktur

The Royal Porcelain Manufactory where great German artists and architects designed porcelain is a national treasure that still exists thanks to Jörg Woltmann – and his gut feeling. Continue »


Krug - Food

Krug – You Never Forget Your First Sip

With Olivier Krug, the brand is in the process of reinventing itself. After looking closely at the achievements of bygone days, the company is ready to create new stories, told with the traditional commitment to excellence. Continue »

Lala Berlin

Lala Berlin - Fashion

Leyla Piedayesh – a dreamer with both feet firmly on the ground

Lala Berlin finds inspiration in the city streets. And on the Internet. Continue »

Le Labo

Le Labo - Lifestyle

Le Labo - Revolutionizing Perfume

Fabrice Penot challenges commercial perfumes with his bold concept. Continue »

Le Pain Quotidien

Le Pain Quotidien - Food

Le Pain Quotidien – Passion and Providence

How Alain Coumont turned baking bread into a flourishing business. Continue »


Leica - Technology

Leica – The Most Magnificent Shooting Equipment in the World

Once a revolutionary and a Waldorf school teacher, now an entrepreneur and a cowboy: Andreas Kaufmann saved iconic photography brand Leica from going under. Continue »

Les Frères Marchand

Les Frères Marchand - Food

Les Frères Marchand – Three Brothers United in Their Quest for Excellent Cheese

In the French province of Lorraine, the three brothers Philippe, Patrice, and Eric Marchand have succeeded in turning their long-standing family business into an international brand. Continue »

Little Black Dress

Little Black Dress - Fashion

Little Black Dress – Shows True Color

Joanna Skoczylas and Eliane Diethelm set about reinterpreting the timeless classic "la petite robe noire" in every single collection they create. Continue »

Luma Dry Aging Co.

Luma Dry Aging Co. - Food

LUMA – After the Mold Comes the Luxury

Two young Swiss entrepreneurs, Lucas Oechslin and Marco Tessaro, developed a new maturation procedure in which meat is hand-sprayed with a special mold that gives it an incredibly tender texture and a distinctive flavor. Continue »

Maison Fabre

Maison Fabre - Fashion

Maison Fabre – Handmade for hands

Jean-Marc and Oliver Fabre cultivate their family’s longstanding tradition of producing fine leather accessories. Continue »

Monkey 47

Monkey 47 - Food

Monkey 47 – Homemade Gin from the Black Forest

Dissimilar in most regards, when it comes to creating singular spirits, distillers Christoph Keller and Alexander Stein are the perfect blend. Continue »


Montblanc - Technology

Montblanc — The Symbol of Beautiful Penmanship

Jérôme Lambert: “Twenty years ago digital was cool and analog was necessary. Today digital is necessary and analog is cool.” Continue »


MOTHER Denim - Fashion

MOTHER Denim – The fine art of subtle glamour

How Tim Kaeding creates an iconic brand in a saturated market Continue »

Murray's Cheese

Murray's Cheese - Food

Murray’s Cheese – Class Meets Mass

Rob Kaufelt navigates what Forbes calls the world’s best cheese shop into the future. Continue »

MuseumsQuartier Wien

MuseumsQuartier Wien - Arts

MuseumsQuartier Wien

How Daniela Enzi and Andreas Miedaner created the cultural label MQ Wien to showcase other brands. Continue »


Mutterland - Food

Mutterland: Part German-Style Delicatessen, Part Corner Shop

"To make something happen you have to give it your all," says Jan Schawe, founder and owner of Mutterland, literally "motherland." Continue »


Mykita - Lifestyle

Mykita – When the Crew's Happy, the Ship Stays on Course

Founded ten years ago by the four friends Philipp and Daniel Haffman, Moritz Krueger and Harald Gottschling, the Berlin eyewear manufacturer Mykita has been on the road to success from day one. Continue »

Nectar & Pulse

Nectar & Pulse - Travel

Nectar & Pulse – urban nomads with a flair for business

Tanja Sieder and Carina Schichl talk about soulmates, city trips, and startups. Continue »


Nestlé - Food

Peter Brabeck – Elevating brand management to an art form

Nestlé’s chairman and former long-time CEO Peter Brabeck-Letmathe explains how a global concern should be run and what strong brands are made of. Continue »

Nevin Altmann

Nevin Altmann - Lifestyle

Nevin Altmann – Fortune Favors the Bold

Using colorful, skillfully stitched Egyptian embroideries, this designer creates unique scarves, bags, and other gorgeous products. Continue »

Noritaka Tatehana

Noritaka Tatehana - Fashion

Noritaka Tatehana – Extreme Shoemaker

Designed and handcrafted in a Tokyo bachelor pad: The iconic platform shoes that elevated Lady Gaga’s brand even higher and drew international attention to her designer. Continue »

Nota Bene Global

Nota Bene Global - Travel

Nota Bene: Elaine and Anthony Lassman

Two Crusaders on Their Quest for Perfection Continue »

Oriol Balaguer

Oriol Balaguer - Food

Not for the Masses – Oriol Balaguer

The modest master chocolatier from Spain Continue »


Ottolenghi - Food

Ottolenghi: The New Vegetarian

Yotam Ottolenghi is a master at transforming simple, fresh market produce into spectacular culinary delights. Continue »


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