Global luxury brands slow store expansion on mainland China

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The Hang Lung Plaza in Shanghai. Photo: Xinhua The glitzy romance between the landlords of mainland shopping centres and global luxury brands has entered a rocky patch as many top-end labels ease up on the pace of store openings in … Continue reading

Female Fashion Addicts Change China’s $19 Billion Market

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Louis Vuitton in Shanghai | Source: Flickr BEIJING, China — Lisa Yan is the new face of the Chinese luxury consumer: female and fashion-forward. The 26-year-old finance saleswoman checks social media daily to see what celebrities or friends are wearing. She … Continue reading

Is There More Risk in China For Brands Than Before?

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Women’s Wear Daily recently reported that 70 percent of Chinese feel apparel from international brands is more fashionable than Chinese labels and that 62 percent feel outside brands have a better overall reputation than those from China, according to data … Continue reading