India's gold imports in November are seen rising to 34 tonnes, up more than 10 percent on the year, on spending for festivals and investment, but some sellers said record high prices have curbed appetite for the metal.
With already 350 stores across the UK, JD Sports wants to expand globally.The British sports fashion retail company is about to open its first store in France on the first floor of Evry 2, a major Parisian shopping centre.
Wal-Mart made a $2.3 billion formal bid for control of Massmart, giving the world's largest retailer a substantial presence in South Africa and paving the way for further expansion across the fast-growing continent.
Italian fashion designer Giorgio Armani plans to tap the Chinese market with a new online store that opened Friday for Emporio Armani in one of the first such initiatives in China by a major fashion brand.
K-Swiss announces disappointing third quarter results showing a 12% lower turnover than the same period last year. This is partly a result of the 26% decrease in the Californian brand's international market sales.