Hemant and Nandita to Retail in Neiman Marcus

Hemant and Nandita will be carried in 20 Neiman’s stores beginning with the resort season.

– 1:15 PM, EST


Takashimaya to Open Watch Store

The Japanese department store retailer is preparing to open an 8,600-square-foot store dedicated exclusively to watches on Oct. 7.

– 6:27 AM, EST


China’s PMI Falls, Asian Stocks Suffer

The data generated fresh concern about the health of the Chinese economy.

– 6:12 AM, EST


Myer Sees Profit Slide, Unveils Turnaround Plan

The Australian retailer has lost two-thirds of its market value after a TPG Capital-led consortium sold the company back to the market in November 2009.

– 3:51 AM, EST

Lakme brand ambassador Kareena Kapoo Khan with Lakme Grand Finale Design.


Lakme Fashion Week: Fantasy Grounded in Reality

While the range of designs in general appears to have grown, there was also a greater level of freedom of expression.

– August 31, 2015

The Markets

Luxury Firms React to China Economic Upheaval

Changing consumer tastes in China means firms must begin to alter their strategies, analysts say.

– August 31, 2015



List: Global Apparel Sales by Region

It takes a lot of money to dress the globe. About $1.1 trillion to be exact.

– August 31, 2015


Myanmar Sets Minimum Wage for Garment Workers

After months of negotiations, the government in Mynmar agreed to a minimum wage for garment workers.

– August 31, 2015


Asia Society Gears Up to Showcase Philippine Golden Treasures

Asia Society to unveil “Gold Treasures of Forgotten Kingdoms” and “Filipino Design Now” in September.

– August 30, 2015

Shanghai International Merchandising Center


Update: U.S. Markets Drag at Open, Europe Edges Down, Shanghai Recovers

Fashion stocks were largely in negative territory.

– August 28, 2015