News

A behind-the-scenes look at Liu Bolin in Moncler’s spring 2017 campaign.

Fashion

‘The Invisible Man’ Performance Artist and Photographer Liu Bolin About to Take a More Public View

Liu Bolin described his motto as “Work as hard as you can, so you won’t live with regret in the future.”

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Fashion

China Supreme Court Upholds Huntsman’s Patent Infringement Case

In earlier decisions, lower courts ruled that Colva had infringed on Huntsman’s Chinese patent.

– 6h

Business

Urbanization, Digitalization, Work-Life Integration Weighing on Worldwide Economy and Consumers

Fifty-five percent of the global population will live in urban areas this year and the median age will reach 30, according to Euromonitor International research.

– 10h

Hong Kong, China

Business

Cock-a-Doodle-Doo: Year of the Rooster Sees China Luxury Rebound

Repatriation of luxury spending and improving consumer sentiment are seen as a boost.

– 19h

Billabong's Warhol Surf collection

Business

Billabong Widens H1 Loss

The surf wear company’s profits soared in the Americas, but results were weighed down by challenges in Asia Pacific and Europe.

– 19h

Tigerlily

Business

Billabong Sheds Tigerlily in $46 million Deal

The swimwear brand will go to Crescent Capital Partners, as Billabong continues to hone its brand portfolio

– February 22, 2017

Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia

Fashion

Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia Back in the News for Pratt’s Visionary Award

Laura Kim first learned sketching, pattern making and sewing growing up in Seoul and Calgary before earning a B.F.A. in fashion design at Pratt.

– February 22, 2017

Garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Business

Retailers Withdraw From Bangladesh Apparel Summit

Their decision to withdraw is said to be in response to the campaign of repression against the labor movement carried out by the Bangladesh government and factory owners.

– February 22, 2017

An Esprit store in Hong Kong.

Business

Esprit Records $7.9 Million Half-Year Profit on Aggressive Costcutting

It continued to reduce its retail network, with controlled square footage shrinking by nearly 17 percent in a year.

– February 22, 2017

Priyanka Chopra as the new Nirav Modi ambassador.

Fashion

Priyanka Chopra Stars in Nirav Modi Campaign

The Indian beauty is the latest to model for the jeweler after Rosie Huntington Whiteley and Andreea Diaconu.

– February 21, 2017

jack ma alibaba

Business

Alibaba Forges Strategic Partnership With China’s Bailian

Alibaba has announced a strategic partnership with Chinese bricks-and-mortar retailer Bailian.

– February 21, 2017

Business

Australia’s Scentre Group Sees 10.4 Pct Uptick in 2016 Profit

The Australian operator of Westfield said it is seeing the results of jettisoning off-strategy malls to focus on a higher-quality offer.

– February 21, 2017

The Tag Heuer Calibre Mikrograph

Business

Swiss Watch Exports Fall 6.2% in January

Losses in Hong Kong narrowed during the 19th consecutive month of falling sales worldwide.

– February 21, 2017

Rachel Lim, CEO of Love, Bonito

Business

Love, Bonito Helps Shape Southeast Asia’s Online Retail Scene

The brand has become the go-to online store for young Asian women.

– February 21, 2017

Olivia Culpo

Business

Olivia Culpo Talks Gigi Hadid, Oscar Night Plans, New Rampage Ads

The former Miss Rhode Island, Miss USA and Miss Universe is now a beauty, fashion and lifestyle influencer.

– February 21, 2017