Paul Smith picked an unlikely venue for his first international collection in 1976: an unglamorous ground-floor hotel room in Paris’s Latin Quarter.
Paul Smith Ltd., the British fashion label, plans to open 25 outlets in China in the next five years as it re-enters the world’s second-largest economy to tap wealthy customers for growth.
Paul Smith moved from London to Hong Kong to work in Asia’s hedge-fund industry almost 17 years ago, and he rode the boom to its peak. Last year, like other industry veterans, he quit.
"There remained little sign of any turnaround in the performance of France' s economy at the end of the second quarter."
- Paul Smith on Jun 23, 2014
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