The service aims to facilitate coordinated rentals and purchases for special occasions — with the advice of retail associates and Armarium’s team of stylists. Physical retail spaces are increasingly important customer service platforms for digital brands and retailers, and particularly so for fashion rental services whose customers are often borrowing items for special occasions such […]

    Billionaire entrepreneur Adrian Cheng has taken a “significant” stake in Moda Operandi through his K11 and C-Ventures investment vehicles LONDON — The virtual world has cast its spell on Adrian Cheng, the billionaire entrepreneur who has taken a “significant” stake in Moda Operandi as part of his quest to acquire digital lifestyle brands and platforms that […]

    For big brands, it’s growing increasingly difficult to ignore the rising purchasing power of Chinese millennials and Gen Z consumers. Not only are they likely to fuel 65 percent of consumption growth through 2020, but they are also fundamentally changing how consumers as a whole in China shop for luxury goods. It’s this group that Adrian Cheng, […]

    Adrian Cheng and Clive Ng are looking to Millennials — and beyond — as they create a portfolio stuffed with media, tech and fashion brands. NEW YORK — Adrian Cheng and his business partner Clive Ng are looking to Millennials — and beyond — as they aim to create a portfolio stuffed with media, tech, fashion and lifestyle brands focused on connection and community. […]

     Adrian Cheng, executive vice chairman of Hong Kong’s New World Development Group and cultural entrepreneur, has started a new investment fund, C Ventures, that targets millennial and Gen Z-focused brands and services in China.It’s a big market: Chinese millennials and Gen Zs make up more than one third of China’s population (427 million Chinese millennials […]