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Cold winds bit into profits for Shimamura, which was forced by unseasonably cool weather to discount stock.
First-half revenue rose by 11.5 per cent to US$13.8 billion for Spanish multinational clothing company Inditex Group.
Audemars Piguet Southeast Asia has a new CEO, Jonathan King, whose brief includes Australia and India.
Starbucks Japan has launched a loyalty program offering members exclusive and personalised benefits.
Dolce & Gabbana profits have virtually quadrupled from a year ago.
Bound for Hong Kong, fresh-food restaurant Element Fresh has caught the imagination of more than 1 million mainlanders.
French beauty emporium L’Officine Universelle Buly 1803 has launched its first store in Hong Kong.
US streetwear brand Noah has launched its first store for Asia, in Tokyo’s Harajuku district.
Bed maker Caspar has partnered in a Nestle Sleep cafe concept opened in Tokyo.
The Kooples is looking to Asia for expansion, starting with two monobrand stores in Hong Kong.
Milanese concept store 10 Corso Como is returning to Japan.
Greater China was the outstanding market for Prada Asia for its half-year, while its Japan sales fell.