BoF’s editor-in-chief reports from Sydney, Australia, on a local fashion market that’s being radically reshaped by the arrival of global fast fashion chains and the meteoric growth of international e-tailers.
The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important must-read fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.
LONDON, United Kingdom — Asos Plc, the U.K.’s largest online-only fashion retailer, said it plans to start a new website in China next financial year after first-half profit climbed 19 percent, meeting analysts’ expectations.
LONDON, United Kingdom — On the heels of Downton Abbey’s success on American television, British retailers are banking on a love of all things English to expand their business in the world’s biggest apparel market. Leading the British invasion are Asos Plc, TopShop, Boden, Jack Wills Ltd., and Superdry.
BoF editor-in-chief Imran Amed recaps the week in the business of fashion.