Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.
The decision could be a landmark ruling for Western brands in China.
December 8, 2016
• Nyima Pratten
Nathalie M. Butterfly: From the Cocoon Of a Family-Run Footwear House, a Design Diva Has Emerged
CULVER CITY, Calif. -- It could well be that Nathalie Marciano was ordained to be a shoe designer. After all, when your father owns a successful shoe company like Charles David of California, and childhood memories are clouded not by dancing sugar...
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