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Affluent Brands

China's mall boom outstrips demand
www.iol.co.za

Chinese landlords are forgoing rent and paying to outfit stores for mass-market fashion brands including Zara and H&M, a bid to blunt the impact of a boom in shopping mall construction that threatens to push up vacancies. Preferential leasing terms …

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Top 10 luxury brand multichannel marketers of Q2
www.luxurydaily.com

Four Seasons – Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts is strengthening its reputation as a family-oriented travel brand with a multichannel summer campaign that includes special offers and digital promotions. The hotel chain is offering affluent travelers …

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Finish Line: Running For The Exits
seekingalpha.com

Finish Line (FINL) is the mall-based shoe company, operating the brands Finish Line and Man Alive. Footwear is its bread-n-butter. Shoes account for over 85% of sales, with key brands Nike, adidas, Reebok, And 1, K-Swiss, New Balance, Asics, Fila and …

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Analysts dubious of Lululemon's ambitious expansion goals
www.ottawacitizen.com

Lululemon is running out of room to expand in North America, and sales gains at established stores are slowing as brands such as Gap Inc. and Nike Inc. encroach on its turf. "It's unlikely that it's going to stay on this double-digit trajectory …

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The high life in Hong Kong at The Upper House
www.theaustralian.com.au

Hong Kong-born designer Andre Fu, sought after for his sleek transformations of upmarket department stores, affluent residences, restaurants and art spaces, made this his first hotel project (in 2009). By combining lavish artistic touches with tasteful …

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Expats develop taste for organic dairy
english.peopledaily.com.cn

The major problems in China for organic milk brands are milk sources and manufacturing bases, said Song Liang, a dairy industry analyst at the Distribution Productivity Promotion Center of China Commerce. Song added that the manufacturing process and …

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Chinese malls waive rents as vacancies beat demand by huge margin
economictimes.indiatimes.com

SHANGHAI: Chinese landlords are forgoing rent and paying to outfit stores for mass-market fashion brands including Zara and H&M, a bid to blunt the impact of a boom in shopping-mall construction that threatens to push up vacancies. Preferential leasing …

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What Today's Affluent Travelers Want
www.travelweekly.com

Affluent travelers have become value- and values-conscious consumers. They care a lot about travel-reward programs, they are making strategic trade-offs in their travel decisions to save money, and they want to align with brands whose values match …

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Analysts dubious of Lululemon's ambitious expansion goals
www.vancouversun.com

Lululemon is running out of room to expand in North America, and sales gains at established stores are slowing as brands such as Gap Inc. and Nike Inc. encroach on its turf. "It's unlikely that it's going to stay on this double-digit trajectory …

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