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Selima Optique accuses Kering of fraud

Selima Optique has filed a lawsuit against Kering, accusing it of false advertising, unfair competition and fraud.

Wolfgangs Steakhouse Miami

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse heading for Singapore

Wolfgang’s Steakhouse will open in Singapore, in the upcoming InterContinental Singapore Robertson Quay.

Farfetch-fashion1 buys into Farfetch fashion site

E-commerce giant has made its largest overseas investment ever, in online marketplace Farfetch fashion.


Yves Saint Laurent sales projected to double within five years

Yves Saint Laurent sales will nearly double within five years says CEO and president Francesca Bellettini.

Shiqi mall

Dasin Retail Trust buys Shiqi Metro Mall

Dasin Retail Trust Management has agreed to buy Shiqi Metro Mall and Shiqi Rental Management Company at a substantial discount.


Reebonz seeks to raise $150 million

Reebonz plans to raise up to US$150 million to bolster its marketplace business and fund expansion.


Ba&sh Asia makes debut in Hong Kong

French affordable luxury brand ba&sh Asia’s first stores have opened in Hong Kong.

Taka TLV

Taka parent TLV Holdings enters JV to retail jewellery in China

To sell its jewellery in China, TLV Holdings has agreed to form a JV with a Guangdong province consortium.


Zara powers superb Inditex sales quarter

Inditex sales measured in constant-currency terms increased by 12.5 per cent in the three months ended June 3.

True Group

True Group slams doors in Malaysia, Thailand

Despite expansion plans for China, True Group has closed its fitness clubs in Malaysia and Thailand.

Jack Ma - Alibaba

Jack Ma wants to create 100 million Alibaba jobs

Jack Ma says he is aiming for $1 trillion GMV turnover in 2020 and a payroll of 100 million Alibaba workers.

Kohler Experience Center

Singapore to have Kohler International concept store

Kohler International plans stores for Bangkok, Hong Kong, New Delhi, Shanghai, Singapore and Taipei this year.


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