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Gap shuts stores in Hong Kong

Gap has became the latest retail victim of Covid-19 in Hong Kong, shutting its flagship store in Tsim Sha Tsui and at least one other store.

Gap, Kanye West launch new label Yeezy Gap

US fashion apparel retailer Gap has teamed with rapper Kanye West’s brand Yeezy to launch a range bearing the Yeezy Gap label.

How H&M got glocal in Asia

As fast-fashion label H&M expands its focus both online and offline in Asia, the company is going glocal, tapping local models and creative partners.

Gap the brand flounders on ‘anemic’ range driving parent’s $932 million loss

Gap – the brand – is floundering internationally, with sales down 50 per cent in the first quarter, a rate far worse than other mainstream apparel retailers in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis.

Denim makers embrace novel sustainability initiatives

Global denim makers have long faced questions over their sustainability credentials, but recent developments across the industry are helping to show it in a more positive light.

Costs cited as Gap Inc cancels Old Navy spinoff plans

Gap has nixed plans to spin off its Old Navy subsidiary, saying that after further investigation the costs involved outweighed the benefits.

Transparency ‘must move beyond’ tier-one apparel suppliers

More and more fashion retailers are now disclosing details of apparel suppliers factories, in an apparent move toward transparency.

Poor sales, weak profit: Gap’s outlook is gloomy

There is no real surprise from Gap’s third-quarter figures: sales are poor, profit is weak although marginally better than forecast, and the outlook remains gloomy.

Alibaba’s Singles Day sales up 26 per cent on last year

Alibaba’s Singles Day retail promotion is over for another year – and predictably a new record was set.

Gap, HKRITA partner to create sustainable solutions for the fashion industry

Gap has partnered with the Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel to develop sustainable solutions for the fashion industry.

Gap, HKRITA partner to create sustainable solutions for the fashion industry

Gap has partnered with the Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel to develop sustainable solutions for the fashion industry.

Gap Inc to franchise Athleta, Janie and Jack brands in Asia

Gap Inc is planning to roll out Janie and Jack and Athleta stores globally, via a franchise model.