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  1. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Chinese customers' lack of loyalty puts pressure on brands

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 01:15am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Lack of loyalty puts pressure on brands Top consumer brands in the mainland market have to constantly recruit new customers because of low customer loyalty, according to a study by research firm Bain & Company. "The ...

  2. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Prada shares sold off on earnings slide for first quarter

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 01:13am by TIFFANY AP

    ... weak first-quarter results that showed squeezed margins impacted by soft spending from Chinese tourists. Prada shares closed at HK$53.95 yesterday, down 22 per cent from the start of this year, ... Wholesale turnover fell 25 per cent as the company withdraws from department stores to improve its image. "Europe, Hong Kong, Korea, and Singapore were all hit by subdued Chinese tourists, ...

  3. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    K11 scores with culture of success

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by Daniel Ren

    ... they become operational. In Shenyang, Liaoning province, the K11 mall would bring the concept to northern China and feature Chinese cultural traditions such as Peking Opera when it opens in 2015. ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com It's worked in HK, and now Shanghai's trendy set are buying the idea of New World's art mall K11 scores with culture of success ...

  4. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Slump in China’s wine market forces shake-out, rethink

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:41am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... said his firm now focuses on wines priced at €5 (HK$53) a bottle. Consuming negligible quantities of imported wine less then 15 years ago, Chinese drinkers now imbibe the world's ... 90 per cent of the market, according to data from IWSR. The emergence of wine shops in fourth-tier cities and mainland Chinese studying at French and Australian viticulture academies ...

  5. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    New product lines seeing double-digit growth, says Li Ning CEO

    Posted May 31st 2014, 12:59am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Sports shoes help get Li Ning back on its feet The new product lines for Chinese sportswear brand Li Ning are seeing double-digit growth this year, its interim chief executive Jin Goon Kim said yesterday after the company's annual shareholders' meeting. "The impact has been quite substantial. The growth of the new products has ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Korean retailers ride wave of K-pop and TV dramas into Hong Kong

    Posted May 20th 2014, 02:47pm by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Growth of shops selling Korean wares in the city is testament to the country's popularity S Korea rides cultural wave into HK stores Long queues outside ... and media culture are pioneering South Korea's push into the Asian market, and its fashion brands will follow. "Some Korean fashion brands are talking to us about their expansion plans ...

  7. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Growth in mainland Chinese interest in premium Swiss watches surges

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 10:26am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... watch-related search queries typed into major online search engines. Baidu, the leading Chinese-language online search service provider, found mainland consumers' thirst for luxury watches showed ...

  8. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Rich pay, rich clients, but luxury retail jobs go begging

    Posted May 09th 2014, 11:10am by TIFFANY AP

    ... a degree, at a luxury brand could earn HK$10,000 a month in commission alone- and double or triple that during peak season shopping periods. "If it's Christmas time or Chinese New Year ... for staff," Aloy said. "They have to deal with a diverse client base, and this is partly unique to Hong Kong as well. "There are lots of mainland Chinese tourists obviously, but we should ...

  9. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Dymocks plans growth despite changing habits

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:07am by Denise Tsang

    ... said. "It has evolved into a cultural business with entertainment elements." Founded 135 years ago, Dymocks operates more than 70 stores in Hong Kong and Australia, with the stores ... offering merchandise such as greeting cards, licensed products and educational toys, she added. Tam said the bookstore's customers are primarily Westerners or mainland and Hong Kong Chinese ...

  10. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Mainland Chinese given lessons in luxury as high-end sales slump

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Shanghai With the mainland's anti-graft drive hitting sales of high-end goods, firms look to teach Chinese how to appreciate the finer things in life Shoppers given ... anti-corruption drive is discouraging expensive gifts, and consumers are shifting to more-understated luxury. To shore up sales and convince Chinese shoppers that their products are worth the hefty price ...




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