Hong Kong's political unrest is posing a dilemma for Alibaba Group on the timing of its planned $15 billion listing in the city, with sources saying the Chinese e-commerce company is now considering several timetables.
Chinese social media users directed their fury at online retailer Amazon.com on Thursday, after discovering T-shirts on its website sporting slogans that support anti-government protesters in Hong Kong.
U.S. retailer Walmart Inc reported strong second-quarter results and raised its earnings expectations for the year, temporarily sidestepping concerns around consumer demand in the wake of tariffs on imports from China.
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway on Wednesday said it boosted its stake in Amazon.com by 11% during the second quarter, increasing its bet on the powerful online retailer even as stocks traded near record highs.
Condé Nast has bestowed yet another title upon Anna Wintour -- who already helms the company's flagship fashion title Vogue as editor-in-chief, in addition to performing the role of Condé Nast artistic director.
Steinhoff said on Wednesday it had refinanced some 9 billion euros of debt in its overseas operations which include Poundland in Britain and France's Conforama, after pushing the deadline date back repeatedly.
China's industrial output growth slowed more than expected to 4.8% in July from a year earlier, in the latest sign of faltering demand in the world's second-largest economy as the United States ramps up trade pressure.
South African retailer Steinhoff said on Tuesday its only hope for survival is to sell off assets to become a retail-focused investment holding firm, as it fights to contain the fallout of a $7 billion accounting fraud.