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Barbie take on Tommy Hilfiger womenswear

Barbie has launched a doll depicting Gigi Hadid, the brand ambassador for Tommy Hilfiger womenswear.

Nike rolling out world’s first sports hijab

Nike has launched the world’s first sports hijab, which is being rolled out internationally.

Coming up: Barbie doll wearing a hijab

Mattel is about to release its first Barbie doll wearing a hijab.

Hamleys China opens super store in Xuzhou

Hamleys China has opened its second store, covering three levels in Xuzhou Sanpower International Plaza.

Cool Kids Fashion Shanghai featured 95 brands

More than 95 brands from 16 countries will be showcased at the Cool Kids Fashion Shanghai exhibition.

Barbie boredom stings Mattel sales

Barbie is still failing to attract new fans, her continuing demise hurting Mattel sales in the latest quarter.

Barbie losing friends

Barbie is getting lonely – keeping owner Mattel in the red in the March quarter.

MAP eMall to reshape Indonesian etailing

MAPeMall prepares for battle in Indonesia’s ecommerce war.

Indian e-tailer opens 100th store

The four year old owner of Indian online retailer says it is now surpassed 100 bricks and mortar store openings – and has plans for 100 more., which sells products for babies and children, is owned by Pune-based BrainBees Solutions which now describes itself as a hybrid retailer, selling on and offline. It now has more than 100 physical franchised stores trading in 82 cities throughout India. It plans a network of more than 200 by the end of 2015, according to co-f…

Barbie opens first Philippine flagship

Opening marks seventh country to have Barbie flagship store.

World’s first Barbie-themed cafe opens

Taiwanese restaurant company Sinlaku opens a Barbie-inspired eatery.

Barbie expands in India

Kidswear brand Barbie accelerates its push into the Indian market with additional stores.


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