Collette Dinnigan to Hold In-Conversation With Suzy Menkes

Menkes also will give an award at the Australian Fashion Laureate Awards.

– 8:05 PM, EST

Amanda Seyfried at the unveiling of Shiseido's reformulated Clé de Peau Beauté line.


Shiseido Updates Clé de Peau Skin Care

The product reformulation is based on the concept that the skin can process information, like a brain.

– 4:12 PM, EST

 “This season’s inspiration is ‘un-form.’ I blurred the boundaries between different parts [of garments], for example, making clothes in which the front and back of fabrics are indistinguishable, or using one pattern to make everything.” — Takayuki Tanaka/ Motoyuki Matsumoto, Divka


Tokyo Designer Inspirations Spring 2016

Designers referenced well-known movies, architects, human emotion and the animal kingdom as inspiration for their spring 2016 collections.

– 1:56 PM, EST

A look from the Seafolly Summer 2015 campaign starring Gigi Hadid.

The Markets

Swimwear Brand Seafolly Expands in the U.S.

The brand hopes to double its worldwide sales over the next three years.

– 12:00 PM, EST


Takashimaya H1 Profit Grows

The department store operator’s net profit grew at a double-digit pace thanks to higher sales and a financial gain. Sales increased 1.8 percent.

– 4:36 AM, EST


Indian Personal-Care Company VLCC Files for IPO

Indian beauty market is primed for a growth spurt as VLCC files for IPO.

– October 8, 2015


Chow Tai Fook Quarterly Same-Store Sales Dip 3%

Overall retail sales grew by 4 percent, driven by increases in Mainland China.

– October 8, 2015


Cambodia to Raise Monthly Minimum Wage to $140

The increase came after the prime minister stepped in to increase the amount for $5.

– October 8, 2015


Fast Retailing Warns of Slowing Profit, Sales Growth

The Uniqlo parent said that it expects fiscal 2016 net profit growth to slow to 4.5 percent and sales growth to slow to 13 percent.

– October 8, 2015

The Markets

India Seeks to Revamp Textile, Apparel Production

Textiles and apparel are among the 25 priority sectors identified by the initiative, which was launched last September.

– October 7, 2015