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Samsonite get the nod for Hong Kong IPO and Burberry Brit launches in the UK

In recent years the Hong Kong has stood at the top of world markets for IPOs, last year they raised a record-breaking $57.8bn, or £35.6bn, as companies preferred to go East over London or New York. Samsonite was founded in 1910 by Jesse Shwayder, and sold just the one product – a travel trunk built to with… More

It’s going to be a right old royal knees up!

Surveys show that the Royal Wedding will be hugely profitable for retailers, as many consumers have indicated that they too will be celebrating. Those patriotic enough to celebrate will flock to buy Union Jack flags, bunting and party equipment so they too can feel part of the occasion. As well as this, reta… More

Overseas shoppers worth £2bn to retailers…

The Retail Inspector – Clock-Tower London’s West End retailers will receive a £2bn boost in their takings this year, thanks to tourists. The GlobeShopper Calendar Survey has reported that shoppers from across the globe will travel to London’s famous West End to hit the high street. The survey shows that … More

Beijing is Keane on Burberry and ASOS Soars

The UK based fashion retailer hosted a mammoth opening party in Beijing on Wednesday – and it seems to have been a success, with many Chinese men and women eager to get their hands on the iconic label. British band Keane headlined what was more of a concert than your standard opening party. The event wa… More