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China Currency Bill Divides Textiles, Apparel Groups

China Currency

Washington--China currency legislation being considered by Congress has divided textile makers and apparel importers over its … [Read more...]

Hermes Launches its First Chinese Luxury Brand

Hermes Launches its First Chinese Luxury Brand

Hong Kong—Hermès opened today its latest retail concept, Shang Xia, the first of what the French luxurygoods company hopes will be … [Read more...]

Richemont Half Year Sales Beat Forecast

Richemont

Geneva—Richemont, the luxurygoods giant behind 19 leading luxury brands including Cartier, Montblanc and Chloe, reported this week … [Read more...]

Gap Launches Canadian E-Commerce Site

Gap Inc.

Apparel retail group Gap has launched a dedicated e-commerce site aimed at Canadian consumers for its Gap, Banana Republic and Old … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Looks Online for International Expansion

Gap Inc.

San Francisco--Gap Inc. has announced recently that it is aiming to make online shopping available in up to 65 countries.Gap … [Read more...]

Coach 4Q Net Increases 34% as N America, China, Sales Rebound

Coach

New York—Coach reported today that its fourth-quarter net income rose 34% due mostly to sales increases in North America and … [Read more...]

Cadmium Update as CPSC Issues Latest Recall

"Best Friends Forever" jewelry, subject to recall

Washington--The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued Tuesday its sixth voluntary recall of imported children jewelry … [Read more...]

China: The Largest Luxurygoods Mkt by 2015

Chinese consumers

Beijing--China is set to become the world's largest market for luxury goods in five years after overtaking the United States for … [Read more...]

Gap to Make First Move into China with 4 Stores

Gap china

San Francisco--Gap Inc. has revealed details Wednesday of its long-awaited entry into China with plans to open four Gap brand … [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...]

Convicted Fake Handbag Traffickers Face Millions in Fines

Counterfeit Bags

Richmond,VA--The two recently convicted ringleaders of one the largest counterfeit designer handbag operations in history are … [Read more...]

Chinese Fashion Accessories Report Projects Export Growth

Chinese shoppers

Hong Kong--Global Sources (NASDAQ: GSOL) has just published its China Sourcing Report: Fashion Accessories covering belts, … [Read more...]