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A spring look from Gudrun Sjödén.

Fashion

Gudrun Sjödén Celebrates 40 Years in Business With New Book and Two Honors

Gudrun Sjödén has a new book “My Portfolio” and will be honored for championing design for more than 40 years.

– May 5, 2016

The ad showing KFC's new edible nail polishes.

Fashion

KFC Creates Edible ‘Finger-Lickin’ Good’ Nail Polish

The nail polishes come in two flavors — “Original” or “Hot & Spicy.”

– May 5, 2016

Business

Alibaba Q4 Net Profit and Sales Surge

Net profit for the quarter ended March 31 rose 85 percent, while sales advanced 39 percent.

– May 5, 2016

Huishan Zhang

Fashion

Huishan Zhang Ponders Retail Options

The designer said his next step for his brand will be his own retail channel.

– May 5, 2016

Business

Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund Invests in Hong Kong Start-ups

The nonprofit has selected three early-stage companies in which it plans to make minority investments.

– May 5, 2016

Retail

JD.com to Sell Penfolds Max’s Wines From Australia

The Chinese e-commerce giant said its wine business, launched five years ago, is growing quickly.

– May 4, 2016

Fashion

Singapore Fashion Week Goes Digital

Singapore Fashion Week has acquired Digital Fashion Week, a four-year-old designer showcase that places a heavy emphasis on promoting talents via social media and online platforms.

– May 4, 2016

Business

U.S. Trade Representative Pushes for TPP Passage in Congress

Despite uncertainty from a presidential race and Americans’ anxiety about jobs, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman at the Milken Institute Global Conference said “It’ll get done this year.”

– May 3, 2016

A Maris Collective store.

Retail

Seaside Luxe Being Renamed, Expanding Significantly

The company will be renamed Maris Collective this week.

– May 3, 2016

Business

Asian Shares End Mixed

Disappointing economic data out of China discouraged some investors.

– May 3, 2016