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Asia cited as Ted Baker swings to a loss

UK fashion house Ted Baker has slumped into the red in the first half of the year, its position not helped by a 15.2-per-cent fall in sales in Asia.

Boohoo set to buy Karen Millen and Coast – updated

Fast-growing pure-play online fashion retailer Boohoo is preparing to acquire the Karen Millan and Coast brands.

Karen Millen rescues Coast

British clothing retailer Karen Millen has bought a stake in fashion label Coast following the brand’s administration by PwC.

Singapore Golden Week targets shoppers

Singapore Retailers Association is launching Singapore Golden Week, a lifestyle event over three weekends.

Retail closures add to Wing Tai woes

Higher administrative expenses as the group closed retail outlets in Singapore were among the factors contributing to earnings dropping below expectations for Wing Tai Holdings.

Arcadia Malaysia partner rules out expansion

Arcadia Malaysia partner Wing Tai has ruled out opening further Topshop outlets as it seeks to streamline its retail operations.

Karen Millen plans China openings

British womenswear retailer Karen Millen will pursue an expansion plan that will see it open more stores in countries including China. It says it will ramp up its presence in China and the US with 40 new stores to open by 2014, a plan that would see its network grow to 400 by then. Karen Millen hopes the new openings will help it bounce back from a recent dip in earnings. The retailer says EBITDA decreased from £15 million last year to £13.5 million this year. Sales from international…

Karen Millen enters China

UK brand Karen Millen opens the first of 60 stores planned for China.

Karen Millen taps into China

Australian arm of Icelandic chain leads China foray.

Icelandic clothing brand eyes China

65 stores to be opened in two Chinese cities.


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