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Business

Alibaba Faces Lawsuit Over Claims

An American law firm is suing the e-commerce giant over claims it made misleading statements and concealed regulatory scrutiny.

– 9:35 PM, EST

Beauty

Goldfaden MD expands to Australia and China

The brand will enter China and Australia later this year. The company had already entered the U.K. in 2014, with more than 65 locations.

– January 30, 2015

The Markets

Huntsman Introduces New Performance Dye Range

The new Terasil TC disperse dyes allow mills to improve plant efficiency and productivity.

– January 30, 2015

Fashion

Kit Willow to Launch KITX

The Sydney-based designer will unveil her new brand to buyers in Sydney in mid-February and then in Paris in March.

– January 30, 2015

Fashion

IMG, SGIA Collaborate to Expand Shenzhen Fashion Week

IMG seeks to leverage its relationships with top media, models and designers to help international designers break into China.

– January 30, 2015

The Markets

Myanmar Introduces Code of Conduct

The country’s apparel industry is aiming to improve working conditions and boost exports to the European Union and United States.

– January 30, 2015

Retail

Hong Kong Sees Steady Christmas Sales

The Hong Kong Retail Management Association said most retailers registered mid- to high-single digit increases during the holiday season.

– January 30, 2015

Beauty

Shiseido 9-Month Profit Jumps on Gains

The company said gains from the sale of the Decléor and Carita brands to L’Oréal S.A. boosted its bottom line as higher costs bit into operating profit.

– January 30, 2015

Business

Feds Pledge $8M To End Child Labor in Vietnam

The money will implement a “technical cooperation project” with Vietnam, the second largest apparel supplier to the U.S.

– January 29, 2015

Business

Alibaba Quarterly Revenue Disappoints, Shares Fall

The company's quarterly revenue fell short of analysts' expectations, showing signs of a slowdown in the Chinese e-commerce company's scorching growth.

– January 29, 2015

Business

Apple Tops China Gifting Survey

Hermès lost its top spot for luxury gifting following a hot streak for iPhone maker.

– January 29, 2015

Business

Alibaba in Hot Water With Chinese Regulators

The latest release accuses Alibaba’s consumer-to-consumer platform Taobao of turning a blind eye to piracy and counterfeit products.

– January 28, 2015

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