Michael Bastian


Michael Bastian Wins Landmark Trademark Suit in China

This marks the first time a foreign company has taken repossession of its name from squatters.

– 6:40 PM, EST


Bangladesh Consortiums, IFC Launch $50M Credit Facility

The new financing comes at a pivotal time for the two industry initiatives to improve safety in hundreds of factories.

– 5:08 PM, EST

Retail Champions Conscious Consumption

After winning Forbes’ inaugural Pressure Cooker award and the $400,000 grand prize, is en route toward making a dent in global poverty.

– 2:43 PM, EST

Henrik Vibscov at his exhibition at Daelim Museum in Seoul


Henrik Vibskov Opens Largest Solo Exhibit in Asia at Seoul’s Daelim Museum

The only Scandinavian to present annually at Paris Fashion Week, the 43-year-old is notorious for performance shows that reflect his roots in music and fine art.

– 12:54 PM, EST

J. Press


J. Press York Street Line to be Discontinued

The line will be renamed J. Press Blue and will retain its younger aesthetic.

– July 6, 2015

Her Velvet Vase


Her Velvet Vase Bows in U.S.

Sisters Clare and Magdalena Chan started Her Velvet Vase, a blogshop, in Singapore. They've brought the concept to the U.S. with an e-commerce site.

– July 6, 2015


Europe, Asia Stocks Finish Down as U.S. Retail Stocks Slide

During the midday trading session U.S. issues were mostly in the red, but had resisted the steep declines of Europe and Asia following a thumbs-down vote in Greece over bailout terms for the troubled country.

– July 6, 2015

The Markets

Li Ning Executive Resigns Leaving Label With No CEO In Sight

The Chinese sportswear maker's stock fell nearly 6 percent in Monday trading.

– July 6, 2015


Greek ‘No’ Vote Forces European, Asian Stock Markets Down

Retail, luxury stocks around the world fell Monday on new uncertainty about the future of Greece.

– July 6, 2015


Onward Profits Inch Up

A strengthening of high-profitability areas such as e-commerce and a low comparative base helped to boost the company’s bottom line.

– July 3, 2015