News

Miranda Kerr for Bonds Swim

The Markets

Miranda Kerr Fronts Bonds Swimwear Campaign

Launching Sept. 5, Bonds Swim will be sold through 26 Australian doors and on Bonds’ own ecommerce site.

– 6h

Chanel Handbag Valentine's Day 2016

Accessories

Chanel, LV, Prada Top Used Handbag Sales on Reebonz

But in terms of new bag transactions, Prada came in the top spot. Balenciaga and Saint Laurent are the second and third most popular new bag brands on the Southeast Asian retailer’s site.

– 6h

John Kerry

Business

John Kerry Calls for Strengthening Worker’s Rights in Bangladesh

Brands and retailers have worked with human and labor rights groups to improve safety in Bangladesh’s garment industry.

– 18h

The interior of a shopping mall in Hong Kong.

Retail

Hong Kong Retail Sales Slide in July But Show Improvement

The drop was not as steep as that of previous months and Mainland tourists are starting to flock back to the shopping mecca.

– August 29, 2016

Tokyo International Conference on African Development

Business

JETRO and UNIDO Sign Pact to Help Developing Nations

The new partnership will allow UNIDO and JETRO to develop joint projects and activities aimed at enhancing sustainable industrialization in developing countries.

– August 26, 2016

Lamarck Spring 2017

Fashion

Lamarck RTW Spring 2017

Designer Shinsuke Morishita chose to show his spring collection nearly two full months ahead of Tokyo’s official fashion week to secure orders from local buyers before they set off on their tour of the world’s major fashion capitals.

– August 26, 2016

Givenchy’s new Horizon series of bags and wallets in pink

Fashion

Givenchy Set to Launch ‘Essentials’ Collection at Isetan

Riccardo Tisci is launching a new line of apparel and accessories that will debut at the Japanese retailer.

– August 26, 2016

A Lotte Mart complex

Retail

Lotte Executive Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

According to media reports, vice president Lee In-won was due to be questioned by prosecutors as part of an ongoing corruption probe into the company.

– August 26, 2016

There's an increase on back to school shopping on mobile devices.

Retail

Mobile Payments, Shopping Dominate China’s E-Commerce Market

Mobile phones have eclipsed desktops and laptops as the most popular devices used for online shopping in the country. Meanwhile, WeChat Pay and Alipay payments are the norm.

– August 26, 2016

Sophie Hulme

Fashion

Sophie Hulme Visits China

The British designer hit Shanghai and Hong Kong to promote an exclusive range of bags she designed for Lane Crawford.

– August 26, 2016