The China Edit is a weekly curation of the most important fashion business news and analysis from and about the world’s largest luxury market.
NEW YORK, United States — Nike's key growth areas include China, women's sports and e-commerce, and the athletic gear maker plans to have $36 billion annually in revenue by fiscal 2017.
Chinese e-commerce goliaths like Taobao provide a powerful platform for start-up fashion and apparel e-tailers, reports Genevieve Flaven.
HONG KONG, China — Prada SpA, an Italian maker of $720-euro laced Derby shoes, said it will continue to open stores and promote its brands while monitoring economic conditions after reporting profit that missed estimates.
HONG KONG, China — The Devil, it seems, wears anything but Prada in the eyes of Chinese bloggers determined to expose corrupt government officials flashing luxury labels way past their pay grades.
Baroque Japan — owner of womenswear brands including Moussy, Sly, Rodeo Crowns, Shelter, Black and Rienda — has a new Chinese majority shareholder, which already owns some 25 percent of the Chinese footwear market and aims to create one of the biggest fashion retailers in Asia. JapanConsuming reports.