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Valextra Beijing flagship unveiled

Stunning Valextra Beijing store showcases luxury leather label’s range.

Featured store: Valextra flagship in Chengdu, China

Inside the new Valextra flagship store in China’s Chengdu, designed by Neri&Hu.

Hang Lung Properties transforms Plaza 66

A transformation of Shanghai’s Plaza 66 will redefine luxury retail in China, says owner Hang Lung Properties.

FJ Benjamin sales fall but restructure ‘on track’

F J Benjamin, Singapore’s largest fashion and lifestyle retailer, has reported a 15 per cent quarterly sales decline, citing subdued consumer sentiment in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.

FJ Benjamin’s profit drops

Singapore fashion and lifestyle group FJ Benjamin has reported a significant fall in profit. The owner of the Raoul fashion brand and local rights holder to a raft of international labels said net profit after tax fell 85 per cent to $0.3 million in first quarter ended September 30 (FY14). The company says that the profit was hurt by fair value loss on investment securities and foreign exchange translations. Gross profit margin eroded only marginally to 42 per cent from 43 per cent in t…

FJ Benjamin profit falls

Poor sentiment in North Asia and Singapore drags sales down.

Valextra to make Southeast Asian debut

Italian luxury accessories brand to open in Singapore by the year-end.