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Justin YiFu Lin

Financial

On Trade Wars and Economic Growth

The dean at Peking University’s Institute of New Structural Economics gave predictions about future trade conflicts and the Chinese economy.

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Hiroshi Onishi

Retail

Innovation and Partnership Necessary for Japanese Fashion Industry

Hiroshi Onishi, former ceo and president of department store company Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd. on how the country could develop its own luxury brands.

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Andrew Wu

Financial

Navigating ‘New’ China’s Changing Retail Landscape

Andrew Wu, LVMH Greater China Group President, on the immense potential China still offers.

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Hankook Kim

Eyewear

Gentle Monster CEO Highlights Unpredictability

How the hot eyewear brand continues to create unique retail spaces — and tries to stay ahead of the competition.

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Caroline Scheufele

Jewelry

Chopard Copresident on the Maison’s Journey to Sustainable Luxury

Caroline Scheufele spoke about the brand’s decision to use 100 percent responsibly sourced gold at WWD’s Global Fashion and Beauty Forum in Xi’an.

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Ma Ke

Designer and Luxury

Ma Ke on Being a Clothes Designer, Not a Fashion Designer

The creative director and founder of WuYong, Ma Ke says she does not follow fashion trends, and urged executives to focus on meaning.

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The JD.com headquarters.

Retail

JD vs. Alibaba: 6.18 Battles 11.11 in China

Chinese online retailer JD’s anniversary sale is a midyear shopping festival now also celebrated by its biggest competitor, Alibaba, as well as other online and off-line retailers.

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Neiwai co-founder Xiaolu Liu, model Du Juan and co-founder Jiang Li at the brand's sixth anniversary celebration in Shanghai.

Markets

Chinese Lingerie Brand Neiwai Eyes Global Expansion

Marking its sixth anniversary in Shanghai, Neiwai revealed plans to target the North American, South East Asian and European markets soon.

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Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, 2018, exposition " A Beautiful Elsewhere".

Jewelry

Fondation Cartier Unveils ‘A Beautiful Elsewhere’ in Shanghai

The luxury brand is showcasing work from the Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain’s collection, as well as additional work from rising Chinese artists, at the Power Station of Art in Shanghai.

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Markets

SpinExpo Shanghai Sees Ongoing Demand for Sustainable, Functional Yarns

Firms at SpinExpo Shanghai said ath-leisure is continuing to influence demand for yarns blending fashion and function.

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Looks from Common Gender

Mens Designer Luxury

Common Gender Aims to Tap Underpenetrated Men’s Market in China

EPO Fashion Group is moving to fill the gap between high fashion and fast fashion in the market.

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A view of the Résonances de Cartier high jewelry exhibition at the Fosun Foundation Shanghai.

Jewelry

Résonances de Cartier High Jewelry Exhibition Arrives in Shanghai

The weeklong exhibition in Shanghai comes amid spectacular growth for the luxury market in China and will culminate with a dedicated public day on Saturday.

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Chinese shoppers peruse a Tagheuer display on Shanghai's Nanjing Road West.

Business Features

Bain & Co.: China’s Domestic Luxury Market Rises 20%, Outpacing Overseas Shopping

New China luxury report highlights shift toward direct brand-operated e-commerce, females and young consumers.

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Victoria's Secret angels pose in front of the Shanghai skyline.

Business Features

China Fashion Insiders Explain Victoria’s Secret Chaos

The event management process is unique in China, but Alibaba’s recent celebrity-filled Singles’ Day gala shows it can be done.

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Vlada Dzyuba

Human Resources

Chinese Modeling Agency Denies Overwork Led to 14-Year-Old’s Death

Vlada Dzyuba, from Russia, had been working in the country represented by Esee Modeling Management for two months.

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