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Rendering of Lafayette 148 New York headquarters in the Brooklyn Navy Yard being designed by Gensler

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For Brooklyn-Bound Lafayette 148 NY, Relocating Means Innovating

The fashion brand’s operations will relocate to a sprawling space in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.

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A Chinese woman walks past a Victoria's Secret store under construction in Wangfujing, Beijing.

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Uncovering China’s Lingerie Opportunity

Most consumers in the country are still learning about intimate wear, and convincing them to wear it will require redefining what “sexy” is.

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The Yves Saint Laurent Beauty SoHo pop-up shop.

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Think Tank: Longer-term, Sustainable Retail Models

Addie Lerner, principal at General Catalyst, explains new approaches for retailers.

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Victoria's Secret angels pose in front of the Shanghai skyline.

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China Fashion Insiders Explain Victoria’s Secret Chaos

The event management process is unique in China, but Alibaba’s recent celebrity-filled Singles’ Day gala shows it can be done.

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Joe Castaldo

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StyleCouncil Offers Hand-painted Originals as Prescription for ‘Fashion Sameness’

Founder and president Joe Castaldo shares his perspective on industry trends and how the firm differentiates itself in the market.

clock November 17, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Patrizio Di Marco

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Fashion Executives Discuss Potentials of Italian Luxury Market at Pambianco Summit

Branding, engagement and cooperation emerged as the key futures at the conference held at Milan’s Stock Exchange.

clock November 16, 2017Alessandra Turra

consumer spending

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Mobile Platform Empowers Sales Associates and Boosts Sales

Tulip Retail’s mobile platform runs on iOS and Apple, and can help improve the in-store shopping experience.

clock November 16, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Michael Kors_The Walk Shanghai_Yang Mi_5

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Michael Kors in Shanghai, Banks on Asia for Future Growth

Plans for expansion are in the works as the region generally, and China in particular, grow strongly.

clock November 15, 2017Casey Hall

The interior of Moose Knuckles' first flagship at the Yorkdale Shopping Center in Toronto.

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Moose Knuckles Opens First Flagship

The store reflects the outerwear brand’s audacious attitude.

clock November 15, 2017Constance Droganes

Mapic

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Food to Take Center Stage at Mapic

Reflecting an industry shift, retailers and developers will find a bulked-up offer of conferences on topics related to eating and dining.

clock November 15, 2017Mimosa Spencer

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International Trade Show Calendar 2018

A listing of the key trade events globally in women’s, men’s, accessories, denim and luxury.

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Stephan Schambach

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Think Tank: Brands Still Have the Upper Hand on Amazon This Holiday Season

Stephan Schambach, founder and chief executive officer of NewStore Inc., explains.

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Attendees are greeted by the Kiabi Robot at last year's MAPIC event.

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The Keyword at Mapic: Experience

Attendees at this year’s event will also learn about opportunities in the food and beverage segment.

clock November 14, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

JD.com packages waiting for delivery on Nov. 11, 2017.

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Alibaba and JD.com Squabble Over Singles’ Day Sale Calculations

Alibaba reported $25.4 billion in GMV for the 24 hours of Singles’ Day, while JD.com reported $19.1 billion for Nov. 1 to 11.

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Final sales results flash up on the big screen at an Alibaba event in Shanghai.

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Alibaba’s Singles’ Day Sales Top $25B

China’s e-commerce consumers once again shattered sales records during the world’s largest shopping festival.

clock November 11, 2017Casey Hall

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