Now that well-known designer Edgar Allan has launched his “big sizes” in his new shop at the Glorietta I, there is hope for big women who have always wanted to wear his designs, but couldn’t because the designer always stuck to slim and slinky dresses.
Uniqlo its first store in the Philippines this year today at SM Aura Premier in Taguig City, with three more openings scheduled until June.
By Pocholo Concepcion
Award-winning American actress Sarah Jessica Parker, best known for her lead role as Carrie Bradshaw in the HBO TV series “Sex and the City,” arrived from New York Tuesday night to grace the formal launch of the SM Store in SM Aura Premier—the new high-end mall of the SM Group in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.
By Cheche V. Moral
Charlene Panutat-Carlos and Leona Laviña-Panutat’s journey from being stay-at-home moms to first-time lifestyle store entrepreneurs has been filled with unexpected adventures, and their tales now serve to enrich every little treasure they’ve brought home from their buying trips.
The signs are unmistakable: the Philippine economy is on the upswing, with consumer confidence reflecting the surge in terms of an improved bottom line for the country’s biggest retailers compared to last year.
Many retailers stayed opened Thursday during the Thanksgiving celebrations, evidence that even this cherished American family holiday is falling prey to the forces of commerce.
By Cheche V. Moral
Uniqlo’s first Philippine store had yet to open, but Tadashi Yanai already expressed his company’s plan to open 50 stores in the country in the next three years.
Italy’s Luciano Benetton handed over the reins of his fashion empire on Tuesday to his son, who must relaunch a struggling brand known for its controversial ad campaigns.
US lingerie maker Victoria’s Secret on Thursday vowed to investigate claims that some of its fair-trade underwear is produced using child labor.
A shopper has broken the record for duty-free purchases at Paris’s Charles de Gaulle airport by splurging nearly 50,000 euros ($66,000) on six bottles of exclusive wine, the airport said on Monday.
By Thelma Sioson San Juan
When Uniqlo will finally open in Manila has been the subject of talk primarily because this Japanese casual brand now has a sizeable following among young Filipinos who deem its clothes affordable but hip, and of lasting quality. The success of Uniqlo worldwide has been phenomenal. Its founder and head, Tadashi Yanai, is considered the [...]