Clarks Archives - Inside Retail Asia
Footwear retailer S.Culture International has turned around its fortunes after closing non-performing stores.
Clarks Singapore has opened Asia’s first Pure store concept, at Ion Orchard.
Clarks has launched a range inspired by Marvel’s movie Avengers: Infinity War.
Two private equity firms have offered to buy Belle International in a deal valued at HK$53.1 billion (US$6.8 billion).
Three years after the Japanese luxury department store chain announced plans to enter Saigon, Takashimaya Vietnam opened its doors at the weekend.
Clarks shoe brand retailer, S Culture has announced a loss for the year and will not pay a dividend.
Shoe marketer Stella International has reported increased sales in the second quarter on the back of growing demand for sports fashion footwear.
Global British shoe brand Clarks will open 10 standalone Clarks Originals stores in China during the next year.
Future Group subsidiary Lifestyle Fashions has opened a design studio in London.
British footwear brand Clarks says it sees Asia Pacific growth as a “a key strategic focus” for the company.
The 190 year old, £1.5 billion business, plans to open 100 stores in the region in the next 12 months.
“As we celebrate a significant birthday, we are as nimble and entrepreneurial as ever and poised for growth,” said Nancy Huang, president of Clarks Asia Pacific.
“We see great future potential for further expansion and are excited about the possibilities.”
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.
Aeon Indonesia has opened its first shopping mall, in a southwestern district of Jakarta called BSD.