Asos.com’s Launches Asos Africa Online Shoping

Asos Africa

ASOS.com, UK’s largest independent online fashion and beauty retailer announced last week the launch of its Asos.com Green Room, an online marketplace which brings together and highlights brands that promote people and the planet. Asos.com Green Room includes reputable fashion and beauty brands, ASOS.com own-label collections and a series of ASOS.com collaborations with artisans and…

Alexander McQueen Brand to Continue

“PARIS (Reuters) – French retail giant PPR, one of the world’s top luxury goods groups, plans to develop the Alexander McQueen fashion brand even after the suicide of its charismatic and rebellious founder. Fashionistas have been snapping up McQueen’s skull-encrusted bags and punky dresses since the designer’s death earlier this month, but questions remain over…

Doing Business in Africa-The New Rwanda

Rwanda

“Everywhere you go in Kigali, Rwandas capital city, youll hear the sound of construction. Thats because people are building houses, offices, hotels, roads, and laying fibre optic cables. While the world economy slows down, one of Rwanda’s biggest challenge is how to manage the growing demand for property.” Doing Business in Rwanda explores growth after…

MyAsho: Africa Online Shopping for the Fashion-Forward Global Woman

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It was just April 2009 when the UK based Dolapo Shobanjo, a self proclaimed Ladybrille fan, contacted us with an insider view on her ‘MyAsho’ concept, selling high end local fashion globally via online retail. “My Asho (derived from the Yoruba word “aṣo” meaning cloth and pronounced “ash-awe”) is an online fashion concept, developed in…