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Prada to cull wholesale channels

Italian luxury fashion label to cull its wholesale distributor list to take more direct control of pricing.

Victoria’s Secret drops televised fashion show

Global fashion brand begins process of revitalising business for a new age.

Ikea leasing program targets students, offices

Swedish furniture retailer to launch furniture rental service.

German owner of Pret-a-Manger seeks to make amends for Nazi past

JAB Holding pledges to pay US$11.3m to charity.

L Brands to close stores as sales stagnate

Victoria’s Secret parent company share price falls 8 per cent after releasing disappointing results.

LVMH achieves record result, with profit up 21 per cent

World’s largest luxury retailer reports record revenue of €46.8 billion.

China retail poised to overtake the US

Turnover in the Chinese retail industry will eclipse that of the US later this year, according to analyses.

Prada apologises for ‘racist’ monkey figurine after Facebook backlash

Luxury retail pulls controversial figurine.

Gucci Wooster Bookstore blends literature and design

Gucci launches bookstore in the heart of SoHo.

Dolce & Gabbana China crisis expanding globally

The Dolce & Gabbana China risis is worsening.

Tesco launches new discount chain Jack’s

UK retailer opens the first of its new Jack’s grocery stores.

Fashion label Espirit confirms heavy loss

Struggling fashion label looks to new CEO, incoming chairman to turn the business around after a horror year.

Uniqlo Southeast Asia network will double

Japanese apparel giant to expand Asia Pacific footprint.

Fung Retailing may be forced to sell Toys R Us stake

Lenders try to have a US court force Hong Kong’s Fung Group to sell its stake in the profitable Asian subsidiary.

Chinese power massive growth for L’Oreal in Asia Pacific

Beauty products retailer’s sales in Asia Pacific soar.

Puma chief talks about fakes, fast product cycles and a foray online

Puma sales rises steadily despite intense competition.

Kering’s chief hails “dazzling” performance

Fashion giant’s decision to focus the business on luxury appears to be paying off.

LVMH sales soar 10 per cent in first half year

Global luxury retailer posts strongest growth.

JD’s business model moving from retailer to tech company

JD’s business model that is largely based on retailing morphs into something quite different.

Alibaba and JD facing keen new rivals, says eMarketer

Alibaba and JD may appear to dominate China’s e-commerce market, but new research suggests new players are increasing their influence.

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