Thursday Sep 11
This Is London
Savile Row tailor Gieves & Hawkes losses narrow
Oscar Pistorius has arrived at the Pretoria High Court to learn his fate as the verdict is handed down in his murder trial. Missing teenager Alice Gross sent a last text to her father asking if he was home from work to let her in because she had forgotten her key, it was revealed today.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Hong Kong stocks retreat amid mixed earnings
Logistics and jobber Li & Fung Ltd. extended losses by 1.8%, after posting worse-than-expected revenue growth in the first half, while Global Brands Group Holdings Ltd. spun off last month from Li & Fung, retreated 3.8%.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
New York Post
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H1 operating profit at Li & Fung slips 9%
In what global apparel and fashion accessories supply chain specialist Li & Fung termed as mixed economic landscape, operating profit declined 9 percent in the interim results for first half of 2014.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Rise in operating costs impacts Global Brands H1 EBITDA
A rise in operating costs negatively impacted EBITDA in the first six months of 2014 at Global Brands Group, a Hong Kong based marketer of branded apparel, fashion accessories and lifestyle products.
The Journal of Commerce Online
CCL acquisition drives up Li & Fung logistics revenue
The acquisition of huge non-vessel-owning common carrier China Container Line in the first half by Li & Fung reaped immediate rewards for the global sourcing giant, which saw its logistics sector operating profit leap by 31 percent in the first six months of the year.
The Washington Post
Hong Kong Stocks Head for Two-Week Gain Before Yellen Address
Hong Kong stocks rose, with the city's benchmark index heading for a two-week advance, amid U.S. economic optimism ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's address to global central bankers today.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Li & Fung Net Rises 16% on Improved Sales to U.S.
Li & Fung Ltd. , the world's largest supplier of clothers and toys to retailers, reported first-half profit rose 16 percent as revenue from the U.S. climbed.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
U.S. retail sales clues may surface from Li & Fung
One of the world's largest supply-chain middlemen, Li & Fung Ltd. is set to offer clues about the U.S. retail sector's health when the supplier to chains such as Target Corp. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reports first-half earnings on Thursday.