The China Edit | Sham Kar Wai, Lane Crawford Shanghai, Galeries Lafayette Beijing, Alibaba’s ‘E-Conomy’

Inside Lane Crawford's Shanghai flagship | Source: Lane Crawford

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.

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Sham Kar Wai on China’s Changing Fashion Landscape

Sham Kar Wai | Source: Courtesy

On the occasion of the launch of Galeries Lafayette in Beijing, Divia Harilela sat down with Sham Kar Wai, one of Asia’s most powerful fashion moguls and the founder of Hong Kong-based fashion group I.T Limited, to talk about China’s changing fashion retail landscape.

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The China Edit | Fosun Invests in Caruso, Richemont Misses Target on China Sales, Hong Kong Mall Rents, Tourism Laws, Spectre & Co.

Raffaele Caruso Menswear | Source: Raffaele Caruso

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.

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Belle Buys Stake in Baroque Japan, Aims to Create Fashion Empire Across Asia

An advertising image for Moussy, one of Baroque Japan's many womenswear brands | Source: Baroque Japan

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.

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