Cocoons bob in boiling water as silk is rapidly teased out, spinning on reels skilfully operated by women in Vietnam's Co Chat village, where households have been making thread for more than a century.
Roger Wade, the founder and chief executive of Boxpark, a portfolio of pop-up malls, has revealed he has received a number of offers for the business after appointing KPMG to find an investment partner.
Brexit and global trade wars may be restraining the outlook for the consumer economy internationally but fashion marketers in three key European economies are focused on cross-border expansion for next year.
The Spanish company believes knitting is an activity best done together and is firmly committed to the online market. But it is also exploring the bricks-and-mortar arena with a pop-up boutique in Paris in December.
The fashion retailer said on Thursday Rachel Osborne will become its new finance chief once she steps down from the same position at Debenhams, following just one year in the role at the department store chain.
Amazon on Wednesday said actor Samuel L. Jackson and other celebrities will voice speech for its virtual assistant Alexa, while the voice aid will also be built into a new wearable line of earbuds, glasses and a ring.
The U.S. Justice Department will open an antitrust investigation of Facebook Inc , a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, marking the fourth recent antitrust probe of the social media company.
A new study from Quantum Metric has revealed that shoppers have high expectations for e-tailers on Black Friday, and are more than willing to take their money to a site’s competitors if their experience is too slow.