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Bruce Rockowitz steps down after Global Brands sell-off

Bruce Rockowitz has stepped down as CEO of Global Brands after the sale of the company’s North American assets was settled.

U-Treasure launches Pokemon range

Japanese jewellery brand U-Treasure has released a series of Pokemon-themed merchandise.

Global Brands Group to sell majority of American business

Global Brands Group is to sell a substantial part of its North American branded business to Differential Brands Group for US$1.38 billion.

Columbia Sportswear jackets salute Star Wars

Columbia Sportswear has unveiled three limited-edition jackets inspired by Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.

Disney tests new prototype stores online and offline

Disney is testing a new prototype store design in Shanghai, China and Nagoya, Japan as well as other cities in the US and Europe.

Disney Store China opens second outlet

Disney Store China has opened a new outlet at the HKRI Taikoo Hui Mall in Shanghai.

Force Friday II stars at Apple stores

Apple is hosting Star Wars-themed events at its retail stores internationally to mark Force Friday II.

Uniqlo US to open at Disney resort

Disney Springs in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, will be the location for the latest store for Uniqlo US.

Currency, tourism hits Bossini profit

A strong Hong Kong dollar and fewer tourists to Hong Kong and Macau hits Bossini profit.

Funny business in China

The Simpsons TV series will spin off its first product stores – The Simpsons store – in China.

The Simpsons store: a new retail phenomenon?

The Simpsons TV series will spin off its first product stores – The Simpsons store – in China.

Star Wars Lego display takes over Times Square

A Star Wars Lego display has taken centreplace in the Times Square shopping mall in Causeway Bay in the Christmas lead-up.