The media group has announced that the former head of Elle Japan will join the company on May 7. Yves Bougon has been CEO of Hearst Fujingaho in Tokyo since 2011 and will take over at Condé Nast from Xavier Romatet.
British fashion brands like Victoria Beckham, Vivienne Westwood and Wool and the Gang are set to benefit from an advertising campaign running across three major Chinese and Hong Kong e-tailers next week.
The tech giant looks first to release a technology that will enhance the next generation of phones with accurate facial recognition and secure biometrics for payments, gesture sensing, and immersive shopping experiences.
Alibaba said it will invest an additional $2 billion in Southeast Asian e-commerce firm Lazada Group and replace its CEO, consolidating its control over the firm as it targets an aggressive expansion in the region.
The head of the most influential U.S. business lobbying group warned the Trump administration that unilateral tariffs on Chinese goods could lead to a trade war that will hurt consumers and U.S. economic growth.
Google said on Tuesday that it will launch a network of free Wi-Fi hotspots across Mexico, part of the search giant’s effort to improve connectivity in emerging markets and put its products in the hands of more users.
UK shopper footfall delivered a mix of bad news and not quite so bad for February. The monthly report from the BRC/Springboard on Monday showed a 0.5% decline, which was better than the 1% drop seen this time last year.
Eleven countries are expected to sign a landmark Asia-Pacific trade agreement in Santiago on Thursday, as an antidote to the increasingly protectionist bent of the United States, which last year pulled out of the pact.