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Business

Li & Fung to Digitize Entire Supply Chain by 2019

Despite the ambitious plan, 2016 was a tough year for the global sourcing and trading firm.

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Wang Deshun is known on the internet as China's hottest grandpa.

Fashion

Reebok Teams With China’s Hottest Grandpa

In addition to working with the Internet star, Reebok is set to open 50 of its lifestyle retail hubs in China this year.

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Australian natural colour line Inika Organic

Beauty

Australia’s Inika Organic Eyes U.S. Expansion

The organic cosmetic line aims to be in 150-200 U.S. doors by the end of 2017.

– March 28, 2017

The new Beijing Brooks Brothers flagship store under the partnership with Walton Brown.

Business

Brooks Brothers Reboots China Business With New Beijing Flagship

Armed with a new China partner, “it’s a new, fresh look…it says we’re back,” the brand’s international president Andy Lew said.

– March 27, 2017

Akiko Aoki RTW fall 2017

Fashion

Tokyo Fashion Week Gets a Renewed Energy

New brands and a wider variety of events helped to generate excitement, but the challenge to translate that into business remains.

– March 27, 2017

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Fashion

Acuod by Chanu RTW Fall 2017

Lee turned out a series of black-and-white, zipper-embellished jackets and sweatshirts for men and women, but the offering lacked variety.

– March 27, 2017

Chika Kisada RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Chika Kisada RTW Fall 2017

Inspired by dance and music, the designer crafted looks that exemplified a modern notion of femininity.

– March 27, 2017

Charlize TheronamfAR Gala in Hong Kong, China - 25 Mar 2017South African actress Charlize Theron arrives the amfAR Gala at Shaw Studios in Hong Kong, China, 25 March 2017. The Foundation for AIDS Research amfAR is hosting its third annual charity gala in Hong Kong.

Eye

AmfAR Hong Kong’s Studio 54-Themed Bash Raises $3.5 Million

Charlize Theron promised to knock back shots with a winning bidder while Jackie Chan offered a cameo in his upcoming film at the fundraiser.

– March 27, 2017

The atmosphere at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics.

Business

Chinese Firms Switch Focus to Innovation, Technology

Textile manufacturers are climbing the value chain to create higher quality products as low-cost manufacturing moves away.

– March 27, 2017

Bed JW Ford RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Bed J.W. Ford RTW Fall 2017

The designer created a softer, more feminine version of men’s tailoring in mostly muted, solid colors.

– March 26, 2017

Doublet RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Doublet RTW Fall 2017

For his first runway collection the designer drew inspiration from Nineties themes such as grunge and raves, with a healthy dose of irony.

– March 26, 2017

Ethosens RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Ethosens RTW Fall 2017

Yui Hashimoto explored the concept of a time lag, which he expressed as uneven hems, mixed stripes, and slanted plackets.

– March 26, 2017

Sulvam RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Sulvam RTW Fall 2017

Teppei Fujita demonstrated both his creative chops and a keen business understanding with a technically strong yet deconstructed offering.

– March 26, 2017

The escalator that malfunctioned at Langham Place mall was an especially steep and long one.

Business

Escalator Pile-Up Injures 18 in Hong Kong Mall

The 147-foot long escalator suddenly changed directions and sped up, sending shoppers tumbling.

– March 25, 2017

Lithium RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Lithium RTW Fall 2017

Takeshi Hiramatsu wanted to get back to his brand’s roots by designing pieces that he described as “timeless” and “minimal.”

– March 24, 2017