Single’s Day (11.11) Sales to Reach Record Levels as US Retailers Participate


Shanghai and Dallas—It’s off to an audacious start. November 11—known as Single’s Day in China—is slated to be the biggest single … [Read more...]

Brooks Brothers Enters Joint Venture to Expand in China

Yara Shahidi always had a thing for Brooks Brothers dress shirts.

New York, Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai--Brooks Brothers Group, Inc has joined forces with Walton Brown Group, a subsidiary of … [Read more...]

Nike Becomes Top Performer in Stocks After Q1 Earnings Beat


Beaverton, OR—Some people may be worried about sales in China. Well, Nike ain’t some people. The athleticwear giant reported late … [Read more...]

Alibaba Begins Countdown to 11.11, Biggest Online Sales Day Ever


Hangzhou, China and San Francisco—Amazon made news this summer with its stab at trying to launch a Black Friday-like sale on July … [Read more...]

Charles Philip Shanghai Launches International Online Store

Charles Philip Shanghai store

Hong Kong--Charles Philip Shanghai, a luxury shoe brand coveted by "celebrities and worldwide trendsetters, hopes to expand its … [Read more...]

Macy’s Reports Disappointing Q2 Earnings; Lowers Guidance, Looks to China


Macy’s revealed disappointing second quarter results, and it's looking to China for future growth opportunities.In an earnings … [Read more...]

Wal-Mart to Open 115 Stores in China

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Wal-Mart is pushing further into China.Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to expand in China by opening 115 new stores by 2017, … [Read more...]

Fashion Industry Eagerly Awaits ‘China: Through the Looking Glass’ and Met Gala

Dress, John Galliano for House of Dior, Fall 1997

Fashion royalty and A-list celebs are certainly planning their Chinese-inspired outfits to wear on the Met Gala's Red Carpet May … [Read more...]

Iconix Buys Out China Joint Venture Partner for $56 Million


New York—Iconix Brand Group Inc. has bought out its joint venture partner Novel Fashion Brands Ltd., acquiring its 50% stake in … [Read more...]

Hong Kong Protests Dampen Burberry’s Asian Sales Gains

Campaign stars Naomi Campbell and Jourdan Dunn wearing Burberry Prorsum for the Spring/Summer 2015 campaign

London—The pro-democracy activists who camped out in Hong Kong’s main business district for two months to bring attention to their … [Read more...]

Tod’s 9-Month Profit Falls 21.6%

Tod’s Portraits enters the world of Sonia Sieff, the French photographer and film director.

Ancona, Italy—Tod’s reported that its nine-month profit dropped 21.6% as costs rose and fewer of its high margin leathergoods were … [Read more...]

China Touts Top Accessories Brands in Times Square on “Singles Day “(11/11)


Shenzhen, China—It’s known as “Singles Day,” a reference to the day (11/11) and has become the Cyber Monday for China especially … [Read more...]