Uniqlo’s Global Brand Ambassador Marin Minamiya Hikes All Seven Summits, Completes Explorer’s Grand Slam

The intrepid 20-year-old hiker faced winds of 100 miles per hour and temperatures of -35 degrees while carrying a 77-pound backpack.

– 15h

Workers put finishing touches on a Bangkok shopping mall.


State of the Mall: A Worldwide Surge, Driven by China and Mexico

Global supply of malls is expanding by the double-digits but that growth rate won’t last, a CBRE survey found.

– 19h

Xia Ding


Xia Ding Looking to Bring More Western Brands to JD

The new head of’s fashion business is looking to grow by bringing new names on board.

– April 27, 2017

Furla's Pacific Fair flagship


Furla Buys Its Australian Distribution

The company’s goal is to strengthen its business in Australia and New Zealand, with plans to open five additional stores by the end of the year, reaching a total of 20 in the region.

– April 26, 2017

DFS chief executive officer Philippe Schaus (center left) at the signing ceremony with Chow Tai Fook managing director Kent Wong (center right).


Chow Tai Fook Expands U.S. Footprint With Hawaii DFS Store

It will be the second American store for the Chinese jeweler.

– April 24, 2017

Fendi's new Ginza Six boutique


Japan a Focus for Fendi

The company is opening a pop-up store in Omotesando today, which follows the unveiling of a flagship in Tokyo’s new Ginza Six complex, where Fendi introduced a new “furwear” made-to-order service.

– April 24, 2017

Lakme products.


Premiumization and Natural Cosmetics Trends Shift the Market for Lakmé

The Indian makeup giant makes a statement with argan-oil-infused lipsticks.

– April 23, 2017

An ad campaign by Dolce & Gabbana that ran in China, criticized for being culturally insensitive.


Dolce & Gabbana Under Fire From Chinese ‘Netizens’ Over Ad Campaign

The brand pulled the images from Weibo, after people criticized it for being tone deaf and narrow in its view on China.

– April 22, 2017

Christine Innamorato


Bonpoint’s Christine Innamorato Shows New Yorkers Mon Premier Diamant, Ramps Up E-commerce

By 2020, the company aims to open three more stores, with Toronto, Vancouver, Las Vegas and Costa Mesa being among the options.

– April 21, 2017

The Equipment store in Tokyo


Equipment Goes International With Tokyo Boutique

The brand has been gradually growing since its relaunch in 2010.

– April 21, 2017

A Timberland rubber boot.


Timberland Licenses Global Brands for Socks, Accessories

The deal is effective beginning in the spring of 2018.

– April 21, 2017

From left to right: Mac, Nikki "Sisi" Li, Mia, Lulu, and Fu Longfei.


China’s Rising Creatives Front H&M’s Asia Keys Campaign

The brand tapped five of the country’s young influencers for a special collection.

– April 21, 2017

A relative of a Rana Plaza victim cries at a 2016 memorial created for the garment factory workers.


Ahead of Rana Plaza Anniversary, Human Rights Watch Asks for Transparency Pledge

Companies that have not signed on include Wal-Mart and The Children’s Place — two brands linked to the Bangladesh tragedy.

– April 20, 2017

Melbourne menswear label Ex Infinitas at the International Woolmark Prize 2016/2017 menswear finals at the Palais de Tokyo, Paris, January 23 2017.


Australian Designers to Be Showcased at Pitti Uomo

Seven designers from Sydney and Melbourne are to be promoted as part of the Italian men’s wear trade show’s guest nation program.

– April 19, 2017

Models in the eight Dior couture looks Maria Grazia Chiuri designed specifically for the Tokyo show.


Dior Fetes Tokyo Boutique With Couture Show and Men’s Presentation

Maria Grazia Chiuri and Kris Van Assche put on two very different events to emphasize the strength of the brand’s relationship with Japan.

– April 19, 2017