Amazon India Couture Week Displays Opulence and Bollywood

While there were complaints about repetitiveness and a lack of innovation, there was plenty for customers to buy for both the red carpet and the extravagant Indian wedding market.

– 7:27 PM, EST


Key Issues Detailed in Retail Sourcing Report

The global manufacturing sector remained in a soft growth patch at the end of the second quarter.

– 2:13 PM, EST

Uniqlo store in Tokyo


Japanese Department Stores Register Gains in July

However, Uniqlo, whose business is more dependent on the weather, didn’t experience the same success.

– 6:45 AM, EST


Alibaba’s New President Seen Key to Global Ambitions

Michael Evans will be responsible for heading up Alibaba’s international growth outside China and its globalization efforts.

– 6:37 AM, EST


Apparel Summit to be Held in Chittagong

An Apparel and Safety Expo will be held in Chittagong on Thursday and Friday.

– August 3, 2015


Uniqlo Set to Launch Disney Range of Products

The Japanese brand said the initiative, dubbed “Magic For All”, will “add a touch of Disney enchantment, Marvel action, Star Wars adventure and Pixar creativity” to Uniqlo’s LifeWear concept.

– August 2, 2015


Louboutin and Sabyasachi Open Amazon India Couture Week

Amazon India Couture Week, a five-day event, will run until Sunday at Taj Palace hotel.

– August 2, 2015


Deadline for Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks Seen as Mid-August

The pressure is growing to conclude the talks before the end of the year and before the U.S. presidential campaign enters full gear.

– August 1, 2015


Fast Retailing in Talks with Seven & i

The two Japanese retail giants are in talks about various projects, including the possibility of a new clothing brand.

– July 31, 2015

Shiseido Ever Bloom


Shiseido Q1 Sales, Profits Jump

The Japanese company saw double-digit jumps in sales and profits for the first quarter of the year on the back of strong business both in Japan and internationally.

– July 31, 2015