News

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Men's

Masha Ma Unveils Multibrand Store as Part of China’s Magmode

The 2,150-square-foot store is focused solely on menswear and home lifestyle items from a handful of Asian designers.

– May 25, 2016

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Retail

Shanghai Village Launches, Expanding Designer Outlets in China

Shanghai Village is Value Retail’s second discount complex in China, with the first launching in Suzhou in 2014.

– May 25, 2016

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The Markets

New Report on Gap, H&M Alleges Failure in Labor Rights

The report released by the Asia Floor Wage Alliance alleged persistent abuses at Gap’s and H&M’s supplier factories in the region.

– May 25, 2016

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Business

Alibaba Under the SEC Microscope

The U.S. securities watchdog is the latest to take a close look at the Chinese web giant.

– May 25, 2016

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Retail

Feeling Little Love: Tiffany Takes a First-Quarter Hit

Softness was seen worldwide with the exception of Japan.

– May 25, 2016

Business

Asian Shares Rally on Higher Oil Prices

Gainers included Fast Retailing, which vaulted 3.9 percent to end at 28,740 yen. Isetan Mitsukoshi advanced 3.8 percent to finish at 1,030 yen.

– May 25, 2016

Retail

Value Retail Opens Shanghai Outpost

The 592,000-square-foot Shanghai Village features 140 designer brand boutiques. Located next to the new Shanghai Disney Resort, this is the second Value Retail outlet in mainland China.

– May 25, 2016

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Beauty

Li & Fung’s Beauty Division Unveils New Developments

LF Beauty is inviting Asian beauty companies into its Shanghai headquarters until the end of May to unveil the latest work of its research and development team.

– May 25, 2016

Business

I.T Full-Year Net Profit Falls 33%

Markdowns hit profitability as sales slid in the group’s home market of Hong Kong.

– May 25, 2016

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Business

Keys to Beating Asian Slowdown: Millennials, VR and Technology

A new study, “Economic Outlook for Asia Pacific,” by Starcom MediaVest Group and YouGov says the key for brands is to act now.

– May 24, 2016