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Dickson Poon

Dickson Concepts (International) is a Hong Kong listed company that is controlled by Dickson Poon, who is also executive chairman. It has held the distributorship of Polo and Ralph Lauren products in Asia for more than 20 years.

Dickson Concepts opens door to new investments

High-fashion retailer and distributor Dickson Concepts (International) plans to diversify its business to broaden the revenue base after reporting a more than 20 per cent rise in net profit.

Wednesday, 22 May, 2013, 4:04am

Profile: Dee Poon

Dee Poon is the closest thing to fashion royalty in Hong Kong - her father Dickson Poon is the owner of luxury department store Harvey Nichols while her mother Marjorie Yang, runs Esquel, one of the world's largest manufacturers.

4 Jan 2013 - 9:27am

King's College launches Dickson Poon law scholarships

King's College London is launching an unprecedented global scholarship programme worth £2 million (HK$24.6 million) for law students, thanks to a massive donation from Hong Kong entrepreneur Dickson Poon.

16 Nov 2012 - 3:58am

Takings down, profits up as Dickson's concept pays

High-fashion retailer and distributor Dickson Concepts (International) saw net profits hit a 10-year high despite a fall in turnover after losing distribution rights for Polo Ralph Lauren in Southeast Asia.

23 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Beauty's in the eye of the beholder

Beauty Bazaar grand opening party

Where: The One

When: December 14

What: Hong Kong-based purveyor of luxury fashion and accessories brands, Dickson Group, opened its beauty concept store at The One shopping centre. A lion dance eye-dotting ceremony was held.

28 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Chinese designers pop up in Central

Pop-up stores are not a novel concept in the fashion industry - in fact, they've been used by designers such as Comme des Garcons for years and, more recently, local retailer I.T launched its own version to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

29 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Dickson to buy Hilfiger Asian units for $396m

Chairman denies selling business to bail out his Paris-listed firm ST Dupont

Luxury goods retailer Dickson Concepts (International) plans to buy Tommy Hilfiger's Asia business from its chairman for $396 million after failing in its bids to acquire several other brands.

8 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Dickson profits hit by disappointing sales in Taiwan

Luxury goods retailer Dickson Concepts (International) said annual profit climbed just 2.6 per cent as disappointing sales growth in Taiwan hurt earnings.

29 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Dickson renews connected agreements

Luxury retailer Dickson Concepts (International) has renewed as many as 12 agreements with companies either controlled or wholly owned by its chairman, who will receive up to $328 million over the next three years when the agreements mature.

7 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Dickson plans Seibu store in Kowloon Hotel

Luxury retailer Dickson Concepts (International) will invest $80 million in another Seibu store in Kowloon despite business slowing in the past two months.

Chairman Dickson Poon said yesterday the company had signed an agreement to lease a 52,000 square foot area in the shopping arcade of Kowloon Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui.

21 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Dickson Poon says sales reflect recovery

Luxury retailer Dickson Concepts (International) has seen sales for the three months to October beat last year's figures, underscoring the pace of economic recovery.

Dickson Concepts distributes luxury brands, including Brooks Brothers, Polo Ralph Lauren and Bvlgari, through 381 shops and counters in Asia and 116 stores on the mainland.

9 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

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9 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Dividend justified, Dickson Poon says

Dickson Concepts (International) chairman and controlling shareholder Dickson Poon says the company's decision to increase its final dividend by 50 per cent has no relation to his personal acquisition plans.

Mr Poon, who controls 54 per cent of Dickson Concepts through a trust, yesterday said the generous dividend policy was in line with the company's performance last year.

24 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Refund boosts Dickson's results

A HK$44 million write-back from a controversial transaction connected with its chairman helped upmarket retailer Dickson Concepts (International) post a sevenfold increase in interim net profit.

Profit for the six months to September 30 reached HK$55.14 million, up from HK$6.75 million last year.

19 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

Retailer beached listing rules

Up-market retailer Dickson Concepts was in breach of the listing rules by conducting transactions with four companies connected to chairman Dickson Poon and two former non-executive directors, the stock exchange has ruled.

1 Jun 2002 - 12:00am

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