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At Retail, Innovation in High Gear

In a COVID-19-riddled world, retail innovation centers on e-commerce, convenience and safety.

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China's top livestreamer Austin Li, and actor, singer Lu Han.

Fashion Scoops

Gucci Doubles Down on Livestreaming in China With Lu Han, Austin Li

The two will promote the brand’s new Poudre De Beauté Mat Naturel’s shade range on Tmall Luxury Pavillion.

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Beauty Features

Tatcha Launches Silk Powder on Newness

The brand is the first to launch a product on the burgeoning streaming platform.

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The Klarna experience on a mobile device.

Retail

Macy’s, Klarna and Cosmo Partner for ‘Hauliday’ Event

The 48-hour event will feature deals geared for Millennials and Gen Z in the U.S.

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Livestream shopping platform ShopShops is launching a competition to attract sellers to join the platfrom.

Fashion Scoops

ShopShops to Offer $10,000 to America’s Next Top Livestream Seller

The New York-based start-up believes live sellers will be the new mega influencers in the U.S. very soon.

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Chinese actor Li Xian and friend of the house hosts live streaming for Cartier in China.

Business Features

How Luxury Can Make Livestreaming Work in China

The format garners big sales and viewership numbers, but not always big gains for brands.

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Xiaodong Chen, president and chief executive officer at Alibaba's Intime Retail Group

Business Features

CEO Talks: Intime Retail’s Xiaodong Chen on Swift China Rebound

Thanks to live-streaming and free delivery, the Alibaba-owned retailer saw online business quadruple and revenue bounce back in May.

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Song Jia and Austin Li star in Louis Vuitton's 520 or May 20 Chinese Valentine's Day campaign.

Marketing and Promotion

Live-streamer Austin Li Is Louis Vuitton’s New Weapon in China Rebound

The hugely influential Li plays treasure hunt with actress Song Jia in the brand’s Chinese Valentine’s Day May 20th campaign.

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Dior's China ambassador Angelababy promoting the new Book Tote online.

Markets

China Has Become a Testing Ground for Luxury Brands

Product launches are being moved to China and high sales targets are set, hoping to offset the losses from the rest of the world.

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Jiaye Wu promoting for Miu Miu when she was under lockdown with her family in Xiangyang, a neighboring city to Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak.

People

This Fashion Influencer Survived China’s Wuhan COVID-19 Lockdown

Jiaye Wu shares how she got through the lockdown and discovers livestreaming a powerful source of income in post-coronavirus China.

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The cast of Ffixxed Studios' online fashion presentation.

Fashion Features

What Can the World Learn From Shanghai’s First Online Fashion Week?

Chinese fashion designers and experts share dos and don’ts on taking fashion showcase online amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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A look from Louis Vuitton summer 2020 collection.

Technology

Louis Vuitton Trials Livestreaming With China’s Xiaohongshu

Innovation in post-coronavirus China, Louis Vuitton is the first luxury brand to create original interactive content using livestreaming.

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