The company operates in the luxury segment and has a number of companies which design, manufacture, and sell leather goods, watches and jewelry, apparel, fragrances and beauty products. Some of the most prominent companies in their portfolio are Gucci, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Bottega Veneta, and Balenciaga. Kering operate in all the main markets around the world, and their revenues are quite evenly split across these regions. The most successful category of product in this segment is leather goods, which generates over 50 percent of the Kering Group's global revenue, while the most successful luxury brand in their portfolio is Gucci.
The Kering Group ranks as one of the leading luxury companies in the world, alongside LVMH, Luxottica, and Richemont. Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) is the leading luxury goods company in the world. The company had revenues of 46.8 billion euros in 2018. LVMH's main business segment is fashion and leather goods, however they also sell wine and spirits and perfumes and beauty products.