Cosmetic e-tailer Jumei joins the ranks of Alibaba Group and Sina Weibo by filing for a U.S. IPO recently. (Jumei)

Jumei’s Big Beauty Profits Attract U.S. Venture Capital

The success of cosmetics e-tailer Jumei's beauty flash sales model has prompted it to join several C...
Most foreign luxury brands have been reluctant to follow beauty's lead on Tmall. (Tmall)

What Alibaba’s Mega IPO Means For Luxury

It's not just Wall Street and Silicon Valley that should be paying close attention to the e-commerce...
Competitor Graff currently has two points of sale in mainland China

British Luxury Jeweler Graff Diamonds Prepares Hong Kong IPO

The latest in a string of high-end brands listing in Hong Kong to fuel expansion in the Greater Chin...
Brands are now more conscious of netizen perceptions in China

Eight Key Trends That Made Their Mark In China In 2011

With commentators around the world weighing in on what 2012 will hold for the luxury industry in Chi...
Chinese tourist-shoppers line up outside a Louis Vuitton store in Hong Kong

“Brash & Flash” Mainland Chinese Lifeblood Of Hong Kong Luxury Market

With Hong Kong now seen as something of a "Toys 'R' Us for China's nouveau riche," as one bank execu...
Chow Tai Fook could raise up to $2.8 Billion in its upcoming Hong Kong IPO (Image: Wikipedia)

Luxury News: China “No Bed Of Roses”, Tory Burch’s Weibo Prowess, Europe Dominates Brand Status Index

A roundup of news from China’s luxury retail market, from the difficulties facing naive brands in ...