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Beauty

Clark's Botanicals Expands to Asia

Since its launch in 2008, the brand has taken a slow and steady approach to growing its business.

– 5:35 PM, EDT

Business

Dollar General Again Extends Offer for Family Dollar

Expiration date moved to Dec. 31 from today.

– October 31, 2014

Business

Japan Expands Economic Stimulus Measures

The Bank of Japan said it wants to end the country's “deflationary mindset" following the April tax increase, which has caused demand to slump.

– October 31, 2014

Business

Shiseido H1 Oper. Profit Tumbles 46.4%

The beauty giant also slashed its full-year targets. One-off gains from the sale of Decléor and Carita to L'Oréal boosted its bottom line.

– October 31, 2014

Beauty

Sephora Gains Ground in India

After a slow start, Sephora has changed its game in the Indian market.

– October 31, 2014

Retail

Hong Kong Protests Pinch Retailers

The pro-democracy demonstrations that have lasted here for just over a month show no sign of coming to an end.

– October 31, 2014

Retail

Wal-Mart to Close 30 Japan Stores

Wal-Mart’s Seiyu GK will shutter 7 percent of its “nonperforming stores that are not aligned with the company’s strategy.”

– October 30, 2014

Retail

Alibaba Plays Trademark Card to Protect Lead

China's $8 bn e-commerce spree nears.

– October 30, 2014

Business

Madden Faces Legal Challenge in Australia

The footwear firm’s licensee alleges a breach in trade practices legislation.

– October 30, 2014

Business

Etailer Snapdeal Gets $627 Million From SoftBank Group

Scalability and growth are certainly on the cards: the company follows a marketplace model similar to Alibaba in China.

– October 29, 2014

Fashion

'Pradasphere' Exhibit Headed to Hong Kong

The exhibition exploring Miuccia Prada’s creative journey into fashion, art, architecture, sport and history will open on Nov.18.

– October 29, 2014

Retail

Tory Burch Opens Largest Store in Shanghai

Burch along with Wendi Deng Murdoch, dancer Charles “Lil Buck” Riley and a bevvy of Chinese beauties, were on hand for the opening.

– October 29, 2014

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