Shoppers fill a street in Seoul, South Korea.

Business Features

Chinese Visits to Jeju Island Slow, Signaling Shift Away From Korea

The dip follows Beijing’s move at the end of October to regulate low-priced tours.

clock November 17, 2016Tiffany Ap

Shibuya crossing in Tokyo.


Six Million Chinese Tourists Head Overseas for Golden Week

South Korea remained a favorite destination but relaxed visa rules also saw a spike of interest in far-flung countries like Morocco.

clock October 4, 2016Tiffany Ap

Greydon House


Greydon House Opens on Nantucket

Roman and Williams-designed Greydon House opens on Nantucket, from the hotelier grandsons of shirtmaker Elliot Gant.

clock September 30, 2016Leigh Nordstrom



ExOfficio’s Sol Cool Performance Hoodie Features Nilit Breeze

ExOfficio designers selected the fabric made with ultrafine Nilit Breeze nylon fibers based on their characteristic of being cool to the touch, breathable and providing UPF 50 protection.

clock July 21, 2016Arthur Friedman

A rendering of Sekkisei's installation inside T Galleria by DFS.

Skin Care

Japan’s Sekkisei to Launch at Travel Retail in the U.S.

The Kosé Corp.-owned prestige skin-care brand is entering T Galleria by DFS in Honolulu on Aug. 1.

clock June 27, 2016Rachel Brown

Hartmann's New Glider Luggage

Fashion Scoops

Luggage Company Hartmann Releases New Glider Technology

The brand’s new technology “system” called, StrideAlign, features wide-set, low-profile wheels that prevent cases from tipping over.

clock April 26, 2016Misty White Sidell

The Eiffel Tower, Paris


France Ranks Sixth Among Most Popular Muslim Destinations

Singapore took the number one spot among non-Muslim countries, according to Master Card and Crescent Rating.

clock March 23, 2016Paulina Szmydke

A Coach travel bag.

Government and Trade

Fashion Firms Advocate for Duty-Free Benefits for Travel Goods

Several fashion companies, including Tory Burch, Michael Kors, Ann Inc. and VF Corp., have petitioned the U.S. government to allow duty-free imports on travel goods.

clock February 24, 2016Kristi Ellis

Waris Ahluwalia


Waris Ahluwalia Denied Entry Aboard Aeroméxico Flight Because of Turban

The fashion personality, jewelry designer and actor Waris Ahluwalia was prevented from boarding a flight in Mexico City because of his turban, he said on social media. The fashion community has come to his defense.

clock February 9, 2016Leigh Nordstrom

david bromstad kipling collection

Fashion Scoops

David Bromstad, Kipling Team Up for Luggage Collection

The HGTV star and Kipling will release ten limited-edition luggage pieces Tuesday.

clock September 22, 2015Misty White Sidell

Sailing Collective


The New Way to Jet Set: Three Start-Ups Changing the Way You Travel

Forget Expedia, Kayak or TripAdvisor. Meet the high-end startups changing the way you travel: Sailing Collective, The Cultivist and Oasis Collections

clock August 12, 2015Ally Betker


Travel Retail Primed to Double By 2025

Global air traffic is blooming, and yet, one area of commercial travel is lagging behind the industry’s burgeoning footfall: travel retail.

clock May 15, 2015Paulina Szmydke



Today's Must Read

Justine Bateman, Sarah Jessica Parker, Alysia ReinerChanel x Tribeca Film Festival Women's Filmmaker luncheon, Odeon Restaurant, New York, USA - 20 Apr 2018


Chanel, Jane Rosenthal Celebrate Female Filmmakers at TFF 2018

clock April 20, 2018Kristen Tauer

Social Studies