A weak underlying business, store closure costs and accounting changes spell difficulty for the retailer.
Positioned on Hong Kong’s waterfront, the venue will be the most premium of all the K11 art mall concepts.
The designer talked about the growth of her brand in Asia, especially in beauty, and her upcoming ath-leisure line for China.
“They are enfant terrible. They are so smart,” owner Sung Joo Kim said.
“It’s not so much the physical code of the different collections but the intangible values,” Chloé’s ceo said.
The Chinese-American designer who is helping to lead a crafted-in-China movement explains how his heritage has shaped his mind-set.
The veteran fashion executive explains his management philosophy and how to work with designers.
The Prada ceo spoke at WWD’s China summit in Xi’an, explaining his strategy to winning Chinese consumers both in and outside the country.
Collaborations need to be reinvented and kept edgy, said Elizabeth von der Goltz.
Launching June 26, the Chinese fashion blogger’s mini program shop is one of the first to do brand-approved luxury products.
The collection will be focused on China initially debuting there before rolling out to other markets.
Two stores and a flagship on Tmall are in the works.