The Daily Digest

  1. JPG Moves On

    “Jean Paul Gaultier’s first ready-to-wear venture since he shuttered his eponymous line last year will …More

  2. Karl Lagerfeld on Fur (Yea), Selfies (Nay) and Keeping Busy

    “‘I know the technique, I know the materials. I haven’t used some of them for quite a long time. So …More

  3. Target to Cut Several Thousand Jobs

    “Target Corp. plans to lay off several thousand employees as chief executive Brian Cornell looks to get the …More

  4. Maelle Gavet Steps Down As CEO Of Ozon, Russia’s Amazon

    “A very surprising and sudden changing of the guard at Ozon, an e-commerce marketplace known as the “Amazon …More

  5. Competition at The Digital Edge: ‘Hyperscale’ Businesses

    “Digitisation is upending many core tenets of competition among industries by lowering the cost of entering …More

David Zhao of Shangpin Says Convince Yourself Before Convincing Others

Shangpin founder and CEO David Zhao | Source: Courtesy

David Zhao, founder and CEO of Shangpin, reveals how he fended off China’s three online giants — Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, collectively known as B.A.T. — to become one of the country’s most successful pure-play fashion e-tailers.

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Christophe Lemaire Says Cohesion and Teamwork Are Most Important

Sarah-Linh Tran and Christophe Lemaire of Lemaire | Source: Courtesy

After years dividing his attention between his own label and his work for other brands, Christophe Lemaire is set to give the freshly rebranded ‘Lemaire’ his full attention, with co-designer Sarah-Linh Tran and managing director Bastien Daguzan at his side — and a collaboration with Uniqlo to boot.

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