Latest news in Asia Pacific

This section explores country such as China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia etc.

We will be reviewing the latest luxury market trends along with statistics and any relevant news that will grow your knowledge in the luxury retail market in Asia Pacific.

Customs in Working Hours Around the World
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Customs in Working Hours Around the World

“If you’re not planning to work on Saturday, don’t even bother coming in one Sunday,” is an old saying that is sometimes attributed to legendary workaholic Walt Disney. The subject…

How Luxury Watch & Fine Jewelry Companies are Courting Younger Consumers
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How Luxury Watch & Fine Jewelry Companies are Courting Younger Consumers

While recruiting executives for high-end jewelry and watch companies, we know that the sales process for these companies is very specific and time-tested. Sales executives tap into well-established points of…

5 Trends Shaping the Beer, Wine & Spirits Industry in 2019
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5 Trends Shaping the Beer, Wine & Spirits Industry in 2019

We recently looked at the unique characteristics of the American beverage trade, including the “three tier system” for alcohol. With alcohol regulation rooted in the nineteenth century and a vast…

Cultural Differences Matter: The Art of Making a Successful Cross-Cultural Hire  
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Cultural Differences Matter: The Art of Making a Successful Cross-Cultural Hire  

A question that we’re faced with frequently is how should a European company, be it in luxury goods, consumer goods or any other retail categories, approach critical American hires? “Culture”…