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Gap, HKRITA partner to create sustainable solutions for the fashion industry

Gap has partnered with the Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel to develop sustainable solutions for the fashion industry.

AS Watson taps millennials to lead its CSR programs

Health and beauty retailer AS Watson has established a global corporate social responsibility committee, and for the first time, it is comprised of millennials.

Hong Kong protests taint solid Dairy Farm results

Ongoing restructuring is impacting on Dairy Farm International’s grocery and convenience sales – but total group income is up.

Hong Kong restaurant sales fall as protests deter diners

Hong Kong restaurant sales slumped by 11.7 per cent in the third quarter as protests deterred foreign visitors and locals dined in more often.

HanesBrands plans to double Champion Asia store network

US apparel company HanesBrands plans to double its Champion Asia store network within two years.

Giordano opens new-generation store in Dubai

Hong Kong-listed apparel brand Giordano has revealed a new generation store design in its fully renovated store in Mirdif City Centre in Dubai.

Esprit results signal early signs of recovery

Embattled fashion retailer Esprit believes its first-quarter results prove its restructuring program is on track.

6ixty8ight to launch online in Singapore and Malaysia

Hong Kong-headquartered lingerie retailer 6ixty8ight is to open e-commerce store in Singapore and Malaysia this month.

Asia Pacific to drive global travel-retail sales

A new report has shown that the Asia Pacific region will continue to be a major driver of global duty-free and travel-retail sales.

Mothercare UK enters administration, but Asian stores unaffected

Maternity retailer Mothercare has placed its UK business into administration as it seeks to protect its profitable international business.

Singapore’s Qoo10 merges with Indian e-commerce company Shopclues

Indian e-commerce company Shopclues is merging with Singapore-based e-commerce company Qoo10.

22 Factor launches on-demand 3D knitting service

Knitwear lifestyle brand, 22 Factor, let designers create their own garments with the new on-demand 3D knitting service.