Best known in China for the Molly series of fashion dolls, Pop Mart emerged as a leader before many others recognized the market potential. The Loyal Valley Capital-backed company is now preparing for an IPO
Chinese fashion doll retailer Pop Mart came to the attention of Lisa Ye, a partner at Loyal Valley Capital, through social media channels two years ago. But the question was whether it represented a sustainable...
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