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Media

Hypebeast Revenues, Profits Soar With Creative Agency Push

The popular street-style platform is doing a lot of direct and lucrative work with brands.

clock June 22, 2018Kali Hays

The new Gucci mural in Milan

Fashion Scoops

Gucci Unveils Four Murals

The new art walls, re-creating images of the brand’s pre-fall 2018 collection, are located in New York, London, Milan and Hong Kong.

clock May 9, 2018Alessandra Turra

Ermanno Scervino store in Hong Kong

Retail

Ermanno Scervino Unveils Store in Hong Kong

The boutique is located inside prestigious shopping mall Ocean Centre Harbour City.

clock May 4, 2018Alessandra Turra

A model walks the runway wearing Harrison Wong for Fashion Hong Kong during New York Fashion Week: The Shows at Industria Studios on February 9, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images for Fashion Hong Kong )

Retail

Hong Kong Designers Unveil Collections at NYFW

Hong Kong fashion brands Harrison Wong, Anveglosa and Heaven Please+ unveiled fall collections at New York Fashion Week.

clock February 15, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Backstage at Prada Men's Fall 2018

Financial

Prada Shares’ Spike Ignite Rumors

Prada Group shares have jumped up 20.6 percent since Jan. 2, closing at 34.15 Hong Kong dollars on Wednesday, sparking M&A rumors.

clock January 24, 2018Luisa Zargani

The Abercrombie store front at the Harbour City mall in Hong Kong.

Retail

Abercrombie Opens First Overseas Prototype in Hong Kong

The store is 6,800 square feet.

clock December 1, 2017Vicki M. Young

Salvatore Ferragamo's creative head of women's Paul Andrew, and chief executive officer, Eraldo Poletto.

Financial

Currencies, Changes Dent Salvatore Ferragamo Profitability, Sales in Nine Months

Chief executive officer Eraldo Poletto described the year 2017 as one of transition.

clock November 14, 2017Luisa Zargani

The E Team. left to right: Formula E world champion Lucas di Grassi,  Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag and Boss CEO Mark Langer

Fashion Scoops

Hugo Boss Goes Electric

German apparel giant switches motor racing sponsorship from Formula One to Formula E.

clock November 13, 2017Melissa Drier

Hong Kong, China

Retail

Landlords See Improved Performance in Hong Kong

Industry expectations are positive for the end of the year and through to 2018.

clock November 3, 2017Tiffany Ap

The new LED screen installed outside Sogo department store in Causeway Bay.

Fashion Scoops

Sogo Department Store Unveils APAC’s Largest Screen

An iconic Hong Kong name gets a revamp.

clock October 27, 2017Tiffany Ap

Crystal International Group management at a press conference announcing its IPO plans.

Financial

World’s Biggest Garment Maker Crystal International Files for Hong Kong IPO

The Hong Kong firm produces for many globally recognized brands including Fast Retailing, H&M, L Brands, Abercrombie & Fitch and Gap. 

clock October 23, 2017Tiffany Ap

Financial

Lifestyle International H1 Profit Triples on Investment Gains

Its core department store business turnover dipped 2.5 percent year-over-year. 

clock August 7, 2017Tiffany Ap

Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Hong Kong for a three-day trip to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the city's return to China.

Government and Trade

Hong Kong Handover Anniversary Unlikely to Jumpstart Retail Growth

As Chinese President Xi visits the city, pro-democracy demonstrations are planned.

clock June 30, 2017Tiffany Ap

The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Fashion Scoops

Abercrombie Brand to Reenter Hong Kong Market

The company will roll out it new brand prototype store domestically with five additional locations.

clock June 29, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Murray hotel is set to be the flagship property of the Niccolo Hotels, part of Wharf Hotels, and is under the same parent company as Lane Crawford Joyce Group.

Lifestyle

Asian Retail Empires Add More Hotels to the Mix

As experiences become more important to shopping, retail groups see the benefit in operating hotels, too.

clock June 29, 2017Tiffany Ap

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A protest by animal rights activiists CAFT (Coalition to Abolish the Fur trade) against the use of fur by the Fashion industry blockades one of the venues for London Fashion Week in the Aldwych.Anti-Fur Protest, London Fashion Week, UK - 17 Sep 2017

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U.K. Government Should Consider Banning Fur, Post-Brexit  

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