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Maje names Chinese actress Crystal Zhang global ambassador

French accessible luxury womenswear label Maje has named Chinese actress Crystal Zhang Tian’ai as the Global Ambassador of its Fall/Winter 2019 season.

SMCP launches Sandro on Farfetch

Chinese-controlled, French-based affordable luxury retailer SMCP is to launch its Sandro brand on Farfetch.

SMCP to buy men’s luxury brand De Fursac

Chinese-controlled affordable luxury fashion group SMCP has agreed to buy French menswear luxury label De Fursac.

Shandong Ruyi buys global Lycra business

Chinese textile and retail investment company Shandong Ruyi has bought the US-based Lycra business for an undisclosed sum.

Sandro, Maje parent SMCP unphased by trade spat

The parent of affordable luxury fashion labels Sandro, Claudie Pierlot and Maje appears unphased by the Sino-US trade spat.

Affordable luxury fashion group SMCP achieves double-digit growth

Affordable luxury fashion group SMCP has cited Asia as one of the reasons for double-digit growth across all its brands in the first half year.

SMCP China opens 100th store on mainland

SMCP China has opened its 100th physical store on the mainland, the Maje, in Beijing’s Chaoyang Joy City mall.

Asian expansion helps bolster SMCP sales

Global expansion, including Asia, has helped bolster third-quarter sales for Paris-based SMCP.

SMCP Group sales up 16 per cent

France-based SMCP Group sales soar, reflecting strength of affordable luxury category.

SMCP vows to continue China roll-out

French fashion brand group SMCP plans to pursue its international expansion, particularly in China.

Alibaba now the world’s largest retailer

It’s official: Alibaba is now the world’s largest retailer.

Shandong Ruyi confirms SMCP deal

Subject to regulatory approvals, Chinese apparel manufacturer Shandong Ruyi Technology Group has acquired Paris fashion brand parent SMCP.