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Online marketplace Luxify enters Philippines

Hong Kong based online luxury goods marketplace Luxify has opened in the Philippines – its fourth centre after Singapore and London.

Joy City opens indoor street in China mall

Joy City Property has opened a walking street in an indoor shopping mall encouraging young entrepreneurs and designers to display and sell their creations.

Bonjour issues surprise profit warning

Beauty product retailer Bonjour says it expects to make “a significant increase in net profit” in the six months to June 30.

Japanese gym concept Rizap goes global

Japanese personal training company Rizap will open its first private gym in Hong Kong next Monday, June 8.

La Chapelle takes Jack Walk stake.

Shanghai La Chapelle Fashion www.lachapelle.cn has taken a controlling stake in quality mens’ fashion label Jack Walk.

Stanley Ho sells L’Avenue Shanghai

LVMH and Stanley Ho have reportedly sold their stakes in luxury Chinese shopping mall L’Avenue Shanghai to private equity investor Blackstone.

I.T. Limited beats the blues

Apparel retailer I.T. Limited has increased its sales in every market despite protests, tourism downturn.

Belle International flourishes in tough times

Strong growth in sportswear sales helped Belle International achieve an 8.7 per cent increase in revenue in the year to February, despite a challenging greater China retail market.

Tod’s rues anti-graft program

Italian fashion retailer Tod’s says mainland China’s anti-corruption drive has impacted on sales in Hong Kong.

L’Oreal China to cut prices

L’Oreal China was the first major international cosmetics brand to announce a cut in retail prices after the mainland government confirmed a tariff cut.

Hong Kong employers more cautious

Hong Kong employers are incresingly cautious when it comes to pay rises – but a majority of those looking to change jobs expect a rise.

Retailer arrested after another Hong Kong DH raid

A Hong Kong retailer was arrested and medicines seized when police raided a Yuen Long shop.