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Three Asian fashion-tech startups to launch online

Three fashion-tech businesses, all graduates of Singapore’s Textile and Fashion Federations’ Bridge Fashion Incubator pr...

Emissions drop 30 per cent as Asos completes carbon strategy

Fashion marketplace ASOS has reduced carbon emissions per order by 30 per cent through the success of its Carbon 2020 st...
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Boxed: How Chieh Huang built a pureplay online warehouse giant

In six years, US online startup Boxed has emerged from a suburban garage to become a serious competitor to offline wareh...

Chinese giants dominate Asia’s online grocery market

China’s two e-commerce giants are driving the most growth in Asia’s online grocery market according to a new report from...

Asos profits tumble as international sales growth slows

Global fashion online retailer Asos has seen profits tumble 68 per cent in the year to August, despite a 13-per-cent inc...

Estee Lauder Asia sales soar 25 per cent

Estee Lauder Asia sales soared 25 per cent in the year to June, with China, Hong Kong and the emerging markets in Southe...

Online fashion retailer Boohoo set to buy Karen Millen and Coast – updated

Fast-growing pure-play online fashion retailer Boohoo is preparing to acquire the Karen Millan and Coast brands.

Asos shares tumble as growth slows

Online fashion-retailer Asos reported sales growth beneath expectations for the four months to June, causing its share p...

Superdry spins into loss as new management tries to restore sales

Struggling lifestyle-fashion label Superdry has reported a loss of £85.4 million, a sharp turnaround after the £65.3 mil...

Ted Baker reaches point where it will ‘sink or swim’

Shares in UK-headquartered Ted Baker slumped 25 per cent as the latest financial results show the fashion label may be l...