6ixty8ight (Hong Kong) Opens First Franchised Store in China

Hong Kong-based lingerie and fashion label 6ixty8ight has opened its first franchise store in Mainland China. The 6ixty8ight franchised store is located at Daruncheng Shopping Centre in Henan, its first brick-and-mortar outlet in the province, and spans about 153sqm. It features6 a full range of lingerie, nightwear, loungewear, apparel and...

Alhokair Fashion Retail Signs Franchise Agreement with Decathlon (France)

Fawaz Abdulaziz Alhokair & Co., known as Alhokair Fashion Retail, announced on Monday it has signed a franchise agreement with French sporting goods retailer Decathlon, with the first store due to open in Jeddah in the first half of next year.Headquartered in Villeneuve-d’Ascq, in Northern France, Decathlon operates more than...

British Retail Brands to Continue Operating in the Middle East

Kuwaiti’s Alshaya Group, the franchise partner of department store Debenhams and fashion retailer Arcadia, said its stores in the Middle East will continue to operate as normal, despite the financial challenges announced by the British retailers on Tuesday. Fashion conglomerate Arcadia, which owns popular British high street brands such as...