Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Ltd.

Luxury for less: Tourists are winners in pound's drop

Would you travel halfway around the world for a handbag, or a coat? Maybe if you really loved it — and could get 20 percent off.

At the moment, the price is right in Britain, where the decision to leave the European Union has led to a sharp drop in the pound. That's proving a bonanza for luxury goods shoppers with foreign currency to spend.

Amy Chang, a 30-year-old from China, snagged a Burberry trench coat this week while visiting London for her sister's graduation.

"I've had my eye on it for a long time and I've always thought it was too expensive," she said, gazing through the Burberry window shops in New Bond Street, the heart of high-end...