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China’s Internet Youth Boom

Key web sites to use to market to young consumers.

Vying for Vietnam

With GDP growth of over 8 percent and a population of 85 million, this southeast Asian country is beauty's…

D.C. Shopping Gets Boost From $150M Project

DC USA, a 540,000-square-foot, $150 million shopping center anchored by Target, is opening this week in the…

The Taobao Phenomenon

When 26-year-old Bai Yunwen decided to buy an iPod last year, she turned to popular online Chinese retail…

It’s All About Me

In the quest for China's retail dollars, the "only-child" generation has emerged as the one to watch — and…

Quiet Giant

Two years after assuming control, Shiseido CEO Shinzo Maeda is solidifying the company's top spot in Japan…

Banana Republic Opens in Singapore as Part of Global Expansion

If you build it, they will come and, Gap Inc. hopes, they will shop. Customers were waiting when the retailer…

Zegna Bows Big in India

Zegna unveiled its brand-new Mumbai flagship late last month, which, at 3,000 square feet, is now the largest…

Beauty Beat: Brands See Opportunity in China’s Airports

When it comes to duty free sales aimed at Chinese consumers, beauty companies are coming together on a…

Quiet Giant

Two years after assuming control, Shiseido CEO Shinzo Maeda is solidifying the company's top spot in Japan…

Vietnam’s Changing Retail Landscape

Bustling, tree-lined Dong Khoi Street, the central shopping hub of Vietnam's economic capital, buzzes with…

Tod’s Group Taking Hogan Brand Global

Now that Tod's Group has firmly established its namesake brand in Asia, the company is focused on expanding…

Gap on the Move in Asia

The Gap is growing in Southeast Asia. The San Francisco-based retailer opened its Singapore flagship here…

Sewing Circle

The road between the city of Lucknow and the town of Mahmudabad in northern India bumps past a vivid spectrum…

Luxury Retailers Chase Fast-Growing India Market

India's luxury market is getting more and more crowded.