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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

The billionaire started Microsoft with high school friend, Bill Gates.

Fast Retailing profit soars as Uniqlo Asia booms

Fast Retailing profit rose 34 per cent to $2.96 billion in the year to August.

Sears files for bankruptcy amid struggling sales

The long struggling retailer files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

Ikea unveils FY19 expansion plans

Global furniture retailer looks to enter the South American market.

Walmart to track customer reactions to products via shopping carts

Retailing giant applies for a patent to create a smart shopping cart similar to what a fitness tracker can do.

Giant Muji Ginza flagship planned

Japanese anti-brand retailer Muji to open a new global concept store in Tokyo’s Ginza district next April.

Stocks fall after LVMH warns of softening demand in China

Shares in luxury goods companies fell after LVMH warning.

Sears prepares to file for bankruptcy

Troubled US retail chain prepares to file for bankruptcy.

French Connection looking to sell business

The board has confirmed it is accepting offers for the struggling fashion chain.

Chinese tourists leaving wallets at home

Spending by Chinese tourists may have peaked, new research says.


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