Next signs Ted Baker children’s wear licence deal

By guest authorAva Szajna-Hopgood of Retail Gazette Ted Baker signs new clothing deal with Next Agreement replaces current licensing deal with Debenhams Both companies will sell the children’s wear products through Next’s retail and wholesale business and Ted Baker websites The fashion retailer has signed a five year deal with Next to produce and sell … More Next signs Ted Baker children’s wear licence deal

Adidas opens a ‘Newsstand of the Future’ to release its latest shoe

The pop-up shop celebrated the 50th anniversary of a 23-year-old sneaker By guest author Ilyse Liffreing from Ad Age Adidas released its original Ozweego shoe in 1996. To unveil the latest iteration of the sneaker, Adidas Originals is jumping into the future to the year 2048 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 90’s-born shoe. … More Adidas opens a ‘Newsstand of the Future’ to release its latest shoe

The Good News behind China’s Dreadful Economic Numbers

Any sign that China is weaning itself off unsustainable credit booms deserves some celebration By guest author Mike Bird from Wall Street Journal. Mike Bird is a Hong Kong-based reporter covering financial markets across Asia. He previously worked in the Journal’s London bureau, where he wrote about markets with a particular focus on currencies. A … More The Good News behind China’s Dreadful Economic Numbers