Fashion

Polène opens flagship store in Seoul

This marks a significant addition to its established locations in Paris, New York, and Tokyo.
2 days ago

Polène opens flagship store in Seoul

This marks a significant addition to its established locations in Paris, New York, and Tokyo.
2 days ago

South Korea's dermocosmetics market ranks 6th globally

It has attracted competition from "concept-dermo," "dermo-inspired," and "pharma-dermo" brands. 
4 days ago

H&M opens innovative store in Seoul’s Myeongdong District

It has an immersive fitting room and smart fitting rooms. 

Central Marketing Group now exclusive distributor of JUNG SAEM MOOL in Thailand

It is expected to drive a 20% increase in CMG's beauty product sales this year.

Estée Lauder completes $1.7b acquisition of DECIEM

The deal, completed on 31 May, involved a cash transaction of approximately $860m.

What’s next for Levi’s in Southeast Asia?

Explore how the brand is tapping into the diverse and growing consumer base in the region.

ZALORA launches AI-powered customer service chatbot in Southeast Asia

The chatbot can access personalised information on orders, deliveries, and returns.

Fast fashion spurs abuse risk for informal women employees

Garment industry is plagued by gender-based violence and harassment.

Luxury brands embrace budget beauty trend with diffusion lines

Collaborating with retailers is seen crucial to effectively reach the target audience.

Luxury brands double down on resort markets 

Major brands strategically expand into leisure destinations to tap into their target audience.

Levi’s target millennials and Gen Z in new Southeast Asian stores

Revamped stores and tailored products drive regional growth of Levi’s.

Indonesia implements non-halal labeling for cosmetics

About 44% expressed the need for personalised offerings that align with their cultural background. 

Int’l celebrity beauty brands eye India amidst rising image consciousness

About 57% of Indian consumers are very or quite likely to purchase beauty products recommended by celebrities.

L'Occitane International announces $1.8b privatisation offer

The $1.8b take-private deal sets the company’s equity value at $6b.

Sephora launches DRUNK ELEPHANT in Mainland China

It is now accessible in Sephora stores located in major cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Chengdu.

Chanel tops South Korea's luxury market

It surpassed Louis Vuitton with sales of $1.2b (KRW1.7t). Chanel has claimed the top spot in South Korea's luxury market, according to Luxury...