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Revenue down, profit up for Kappa licensee China Dongxiang

While half-year revenue was down, profit rose for Kappa brand licensee China Dongxiang Group.

Wine glass

Mainland China’s demand for wine driving online sales surge

China’s demand for wine has surged as a result of its expanding middle class, says the Hong Kong Trade Development Council.

SHENZHEN, CHINA - CIRCA DECEMBER, 2016: McDonald's restaurant in Shenzhen. McDonald's is an American

McDonald’s China partners with property developer

McDonald’s China has formed a partnership with property developer Evergrande Group with the aim of speeding up expansion throughout the mainland.

I.T Hong Kong

Sales momentum in China, Japan boosts I.T returns

Momentum in China and Japan helped deliver positive comparable-store sales growth for I.T’s first quarter.

Miniso South Africa

Miniso South Africa launches in Pretoria

Miniso South Africa has officially launched in Pretoria, with another 50 outlets to follow.

Coach Singapore

Coach turnaround showing excellent progress

Full-year trading figures show the Coach turnaround is making excellent progress.

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Gentle Monster China opens new store in Chengdu

Gentle Monster China has opened a new store in Chengdu.

SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 16, 2014: Neon signs lit on Nanjing Road. The area is the main shopping distr

Chinese retail sales rise more than 10 per cent

Total Chinese retail sales last month reached RMB2.961 trillion, a year-on-year rise of 10.4 per cent. second-quarter revenues rise 43 per cent second-quarter net revenues grew by 43.6 per cent, reaching RMB93.2 billion.


Alibaba’s IPP Platform offers speedier action

Alibaba’s IPP (Intellectual Property Protection) Platform has been enhanced, offering faster processing for takedown requests from brands and rights holders.

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - CIRCA MAY, 2017: Giordano store in Seoul. Giordano International Limited is int

Giordano International recovers from early fall

In a turnaround from a 1.6 per cent drop in the first quarter, Giordano International had a 3.4 per cent rise in half-year group sales to HK$2.6 billion.

Vivienne Tam

Shenzhen Ellassay taking Vivienne Tam to China

Shenzhen Ellassay Fashion has acquired a majority stake in Vivienne Tam’s brand rights for China.


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