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Jason Wu opens first boutique in Shanghai

Taiwanese-Canadian designer Jason Wu has opened his first global flagship boutique in Shanghai, China.

Burberry teams with Tencent to launch world-first social-retail store

Luxury fashion label Burberry has teamed with technology giant Tencent to launch its first social retail store in Shenzhen, China.

Revenge shopping and getting personal: luxury shopping in China post Covid

Shanghainese women purchasing luxury goods in the post-Covid-19 era are making conscious choices in consumption – with a tendency towards revenge shopping amongst younger buyers.

China stands out in tough LVMH first half year

China proved a standout market in every product category for luxury-goods retail group LVMH in the first half year.

Montblanc launches at Shanghai Plaza 66

Montblanc has launched a flagship boutique and a pop-up store in Shanghai, China.

Marie France Van Damme launches platform to support artisans during crisis

Hong Kong designer Marie France Van Damme has launched a new online lifestyle and e-commerce platform Curated by MF.

Richemont suffers slump in online sales

After dismal updates from luxury goods groups this week, Richemont, the company behind Cartier could be forgiven for a 47-per-cent slump in sales in its first financial quarter.

Covid-19 has trapped US$111 billion of luxury spending in China

Thanks to the coronavirus global pandemic, cashed-up Chinese high-end shoppers are finding it hard to spend their cash on luxury goods.

Burberry bullish on Asian prospects as China, South Korea recover

Fashion label Burberry is optimistic about a post-Covid-19 recovery as sales began to return to normal in Asia during the June quarter.