Luxury goods maker Hermes cannot meet rising demand

Proof that some escape the economic crisis comes from luxury goods maker Hermes, building extra factories because it cannot meet rising demand.

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Hermes International SCA, the French maker of Birkin bags and silk scarves, plans to build two leather factories in France in 2012 to cope with rising demand after third-quarter sales were hampered by capacity constraints reports Bloomberg.