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Inside Shanghai Tang

First photos released of Shanghai Tang’s largest global flagship…

Thailand’s trend-buster

Thai bookstore B2S is expanding while others around the world are shrinking. We look at its latest store in Bangkok.

Dior opens giant Taipei flagship – pics

Taiwan’s capital Taipei is now home to the world’s biggest Dior flagship.

Ted Baker opens first Japan store

Ted Baker takes its quirky British fashion to Japan. Pictures here.

Starbucks Dazaifu: cafe made of sticks

A stunning Starbucks Cafe has opened on the path to a famous Japanese shrine…

Making memories

American Girl educates, empathises and creates an experience for children and their parents. Robert Stockdill looks behind the scenes…

The Zappos phenomenon

Jon Bird looks at how to build a billion dollar business in nine years…

Barneys goes Gaga with stunning VM

New York department store Barneys is renowned for pushing the boundaries. This year it has teamed up with Lady Gaga.

Desigual: Daring to be different

Spanish fashion chain Desigual is on a mission to get one of its garments in every wardrobe in the world. Robert Stockdill looks at what makes the chain so unique…

Alexander McQueen lands in China

China flagship is Asia’s first McQueen’s boutique.

Inside Ikea’s Swedish flagship

Robert Stockdill tours Ikea’s biggest store in the world… on the eve of the opening of its largest in the southern hemisphere in Sydney this week.

Tattoo-inspired Japanese concept hits London

Edgy Japanese fashion concept opens its first branded store.


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