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Cold shiver for Shimamura profits

Cold winds bit into profits for Shimamura, which was forced by unseasonably cool weather to discount stock.

SINGAPORE - NOVEMBER 03, 2015: interior of Changi Airport. Singapore Changi Airport, is the primary

Inditex Group first-half revenue hits US$13 billion

First-half revenue rose by 11.5 per cent to US$13.8 billion for Spanish multinational clothing company Inditex Group.


New CEO for Audemars Piguet Southeast Asia

Audemars Piguet Southeast Asia has a new CEO, Jonathan King, whose brief includes Australia and India.

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Starbucks Japan launches loyalty program

Starbucks Japan has launched a loyalty program offering members exclusive and personalised benefits.


Dolce & Gabbana profits quadruple over 12 months

Dolce & Gabbana profits have virtually quadrupled from a year ago.

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Element Fresh has redefined healthy dining in China

Bound for Hong Kong, fresh-food restaurant Element Fresh has caught the imagination of more than 1 million mainlanders.

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L’Officine Universelle Buly 1803 opens in Central

French beauty emporium L’Officine Universelle Buly 1803 has launched its first store in Hong Kong.

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US streetwear brand Noah lands in Tokyo

US streetwear brand Noah has launched its first store for Asia, in Tokyo’s Harajuku district.

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Time for a break: Nestle sleep cafe opens in Tokyo

Bed maker Caspar has partnered in a Nestle Sleep cafe concept opened in Tokyo.

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The Kooples is looking to Asia for expansion

The Kooples is looking to Asia for expansion, starting with two monobrand stores in Hong Kong.


Concept store 10 Corso Como returns to Tokyo

Milanese concept store 10 Corso Como is returning to Japan.

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China leads growth for Prada Asia

Greater China was the outstanding market for Prada Asia for its half-year, while its Japan sales fell.


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