Shiseido's Za Cosmetics Enters India

The 11-piece line represents the Tokyo-based company's first launch in the country.

– 12:02 AM, EDT


Miuniku Bound for Paris Fashion Week

The nascent Indian label won a special jury award at the inaugural LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize last May.

– 12:01 AM, EDT


Cafe Kitsune Ramps Up Offerings in Tokyo

When it opened, the “cafe” was mostly a clothing shop with a coffee counter, but now, due to popular demand, it is finally starting to live up to its name.

– 7:37 PM, EDT


Women's Montblanc Boheme Collection Debuts in Shanghai

On display, a collection of jewel encrusted watches and writing implements and the artisans who made them.

– 7:25 PM, EDT

The Markets

Accord Readies to Complete Factory Inspections

There is an increasing level of urgency for the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh to complete its inspections by the September deadline.

– 2:15 PM, EDT


Luxury Purveyors in China Eye Online, Price Cuts

Channel exploited by liquor form to sidestep anti-luxury drive.

– August 28, 2014


Billabong Net Loss Narrows in FY

Sales growth resumes, though underlying earnings continue to slide.

– August 28, 2014


China's Staccato to Enter Japanese Market

The women’s shoe brand is gunning to open 100 stores within five years.

– August 28, 2014


Visvim Sets Up Camp at Dover Street Market New York

The high-end Japanese streetwear brand will set up its temporary installation “Indigo Camping Trailer” at the retailer from Sept. 6 to 9.

– August 28, 2014


Mobile Sales in China Propel Alibaba Q1 Earnings

In what might be the final financial report before Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. goes public, the company on said first-quarter net income nearly tripled.

– August 27, 2014


Bangladesh Accord Decision on Inspections Stirs Concern

Duplication of factory inspections was one of the major worries of apparel manufacturers when the two groups were formed last year.

– August 27, 2014


Wanda, Tencent and Baidu Said Teaming Up

Joint venture between e-commerce giants said to be in the works.

– August 27, 2014

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