Report: BRIC Retail Sales to Reach $15 Trillion by 2022

BRIC Nations

London—China, India, Russia and Brazil are set to become four of the six largest retail markets in the world by 2022, according to … [Read more...]

ATS, Other BJI Trade Shows, to Bow in Brazil

Couromoda, the largest trade fair for Brazil and the Latin American footwear market

New York–Brazil (the “B” of the BRIC countries) has been making plenty of headlines recently: the South American nation ranked No. … [Read more...]

Beyond BRIC—The Top Countries for Retail Expansion

American Apparel store in Sao Paolo, Brazil

Chicago—Even with weekly announcements that yet another U.S. retailer is expanding into Greater China—either online or in stores, … [Read more...]

Study: Luxury Sales Moving to Experiential, Away from Luxurygoods

Even luxury-hungry, status conscious wealthy Chinese consumers are spending more on experiential luxuries rather that luxurygoods.

New York—Worldwide luxury sales are expected to rise 7% through 2014 if demand continues in Greater Asia and if the Eurozone debt … [Read more...]

Retailers Want to “JOLT” Senate into Action on Fast Track Tourist Visas

Travel USA!

Washington—As more foreign tourists come to the United States on spending sprees, some retail groups wants to put a JOLT into … [Read more...]

Macy’s to Venture into “Brasil” this Spring


New York—While the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) countries have garnered the world’s attention for their strong economies, … [Read more...]

U.S. Retailers Eye Expansion in Emerging Markets

Bloomingdale's in Dubai

As more U.S. retailers look to expand globally, there’s a new focus on smaller emerging markets in South America and the Middle … [Read more...]