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The Markets

Australian Fashion Foundation Names 2015 Winners

The winners of the annual internship program are Alexander Oscar Kelvy and Grace Butterworth.

– December 18, 2014

Retail

Chinese Shopping "Agents" Cash in on Russian Currency Slide

These shopping "agents", knows as "daigou", stockpile the products before selling them at a profit to buyers back home.

– December 18, 2014

Retail

Gap Launches Flagship on JD.com

The retailer is selling more than 600 items for women, men and children on the Chinese e-commerce site.

– December 18, 2014

Retail

South Korea's 8Seconds Eyes Expansion

The fast fashion chain is focusing on its home market for now but looking to open stores in China as early as next year.

– December 18, 2014

Beauty

Shiseido Unveils Strategic Plan

Under new ceo Masahiko Uotani, the company will pursue M&A opportunities, introduce new brands and ramp up research and development investments.

– December 17, 2014

Business

Li Ning Raising Up to $218 Million

The Chinese sports brand said it is selling shares for funds to grow.

– December 17, 2014

The Markets

Thousands of Bras Recalled in Japan

Triumph International received complaints of faulty under wires.

– December 17, 2014

Fashion

Misha Nonoo Vists Beijing

The designer, who staged a show at the W Beijing hotel, is connecting with Chinese fashion editors and gleaning design inspiration.

– December 17, 2014

Retail

Sydney Stores Reopen After Hostage Siege

Most businesses in and around Martin Place that had been affected by Monday’s events resumed normal trading hours on Tuesday morning.

– December 15, 2014

The Markets

Bangladesh Factories Assess State of Compliance

Global pressure to inspect factory buildings has changed the basis of the country's fashion business.

– December 15, 2014

Retail

Gunshots Fired as Sydney Cafe Under Siege Stormed by Police

Police stormed the Sydney cafe that's been under siege for more than 15 hours, firing gunshots shortly after hostages ran out of the building.

– December 15, 2014

Retail

Orla Kiely Inks Deal in Japan

Partnership with Fujii Company will see rollout of brand across the country.

– December 15, 2014

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