Topshop/Topman poised for bricks-and-mortar debut in China

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Topshop China

Topshop/Topman is reportedly going to open its first Chinese bricks-and-mortar store in Shanghai during autumn this year.

According to the Fashion Network, the British fashion retailer’s first store in China will span approximately 36,600sq ft and will be located on Huaihai Middle Road.

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Work on the new flagship had already begun, and it is slated open in September.

The news comes after parent company Arcadia Group’s recent announcement that it aimed to open up to 80 stores in China, with the first batch to open this year.

The retail group also signed an agreement with online retailer Shangpin.com.

Arcadia Group has not yet provided an official statement on the Shanghai flagship.

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