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Hong Kong street-front rents are down more than 50 per cent from their peak

Hong Kong street-front rents plunges by 54 per cent.

Aldi China opens three more pilot stores

Discount grocer opens three new stores in Shanghai.

How 5G will revolutionise retail as a great enabler

Mobile communication is about to experience its greatest revolution since the smartphone.

Riccardo Tisci makes magic at Burberry

Fashion retailer hails the success of new creative director Riccardo Tisci as its June quarter same-store sales grew.

LVMH takes stake in Stella McCartney House

Luxury fashion retailer buys cornerstone share in Stella McCartney House.

Lush Tokyo store marks beauty brand’s largest yet in Asia

The new Lush Tokyo store is the beauty brand’s largest yet in Asia, a three-storey, 1240sqm flagship.

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.

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