News

A rendering of the Dita flagship in Aoyama, Tokyo.

Fashion

Dita to Open Flagship in Japan

The Aoyama store will be the brand’s second international location.

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The United Arrows men's flagship in Harajuku.

Fashion

United Arrows to Close Harajuku Women’s Store, Renovate Men’s Building

The two stores will be combined under the name “United Arrows One,” marking the retailer’s 25th anniversary.

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Melania TrumpUS President Trump in Israel, Jerusalem - 22 May 2017US First Lady Melania Trump touches the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old City, 22 May 2017. President Trump and his contingent arrived for a 28-hour visit to Israel and the Palestinian Authority areas on his first foreign trip since taking office in January.

Fashion

First Lady Melania Trump Wears Michael Kors, Manolo Blahnik for Trip to the Western Wall

The first lady has worn Kors on a few key occasions including for the start of a Palm Beach weekend with Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and his wife Akie.

– May 22, 2017

SteveJ & YoniP x MAC Cosmetics Collaboration Fall 2017.

Beauty

MAC Beauty Meets K-Fashion

The Estée Lauder makeup brand partners with its first Korean designer label, Steve J & Yoni P.

– May 22, 2017

Estelle took over the Park Hyatt's 35th floor penthouse nightclub performing her new song "Woman's World" and her Grammy hit "American Boy".

Eye

Central Group Throws Lavish Party for Park Hyatt and Embassy Mall Opening

The night celebrated the opening of the Bangkok hotel and completion of the Chirathivat family’s flagship property.

– May 22, 2017

Half of Burberry's former flagship location will go to Pure.

Business

Hong Kong Landlords Chasing Ath-leisure and Wellness Brands

The trend is exhibited by the fact that yoga brand Pure is moving into half of Burberry’s space in Pacific Place mall.

– May 22, 2017

The Nude Trump store

Fashion

For Tokyo Vintage Store Nude Trump, It’s Business as Usual

The longtime Shibuya establishment says it has few similarities with the American president, aside from its name.

– May 19, 2017

Beauty

Dabur India Ltd. Acquires Two Beauty and Wellness Companies

The Indian consumer products giant shows no sign of slowing down.

– May 18, 2017

Beauty

Strife With China Seems Not to Dampen Tourist Demand for Korean Plastic Surgery

Despite a drop in Chinese visitors, South Korean plastic surgery is still popular among Chinese medical tourists.

– May 18, 2017

Off White Virgil Abloh

Fashion

Virgil Abloh Hits Hong Kong, Shanghai to Open New Off-White Stores

With his partner I.T in Greater China, Abloh hosted a dinner and party in Hong Kong.

– May 18, 2017

Ralph Lauren Beverly Hills

Fashion

Talking Shop With Lauren and Louvet

The chairman and incoming ceo discuss experiential retail, staying focused and the future of department stores.

– May 18, 2017

Patrice Louvet

Fashion

Ralph Lauren Talks ‘Partnership’ in Naming New CEO

The fashion house saw its shares fall 1.6 percent after it named P&G’s Patrice Louvet as ceo.

– May 18, 2017

Pierre Hardy at the "Walk with Pierre Hardy" exhibit in Tokyo.

Accessories

Pierre Hardy Stages Photo Exhibit in Tokyo

Coinciding with the one-year anniversary of his Japan boutique, the designer worked with students on the project.

– May 17, 2017

Carol Lim and Humberto Leon in the Kenzo store in Ginza.

Fashion

Kenzo Hits Tokyo to Fete New Store and Perfume

The events included a press conference and cocktail at the store, and an after party at a roller rink.

– May 17, 2017

Patrice Louvet

Fashion

Exclusive: Ralph Lauren Corp. Names Patrice Louvet CEO

He was previously group president, global beauty at Procter & Gamble.

– May 17, 2017