• As other malls die off, this one in Arcadia focuses on Asian shopper

      hen Taiwanese menswear brand SST&C opened its first U.S. store last year, the company bypassed glitzy shopping hubs such as Beverly Hills or South Coast Plaza in favor of a mall tucked into the San Gabriel Valley. What Westfield Santa Anita lacks in name recognition, it makes up for with one huge edge: a […]

    Date: Apr 10, 2017 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • African Americans, Asian Americans Went to More Movies in 2016: Study

    LOS ANGELES — African Americans and Asian Americans showed up in force at the box office in 2016 as major movies showed greater diversity in their casting and subject matter, according to a new report by the Motion Picture Association of America. The number of frequent African-American moviegoers nearly doubled to 5.6 million last year, […]

    Date: Mar 27, 2017 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Nets launch Chinese language web site

    With the NBA’s only Chinese-American player —and a growing Chinese and Chinese-American population in Brooklyn— it was only a matter of time before the Nets set up a Chinese language website. And on Sunday, it went live. It was announced by Elisa Padilla, the Nets chief marketing officer. The site appears to mirror the Nets […]

    Date: Mar 13, 2017 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • First-Ever Tracker Of Hate Crimes Against Asian-Americans Launched

    John Lu (left), Reynold Liang (center) and David Wu (right) during a news conference in Queens, N.Y., after being the victims of a hate crime in 2006. New York City council member David Weprin (second left) and John C. Liu look on. After years of declining numbers, hate crimes against Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders are […]

    Date: Feb 27, 2017 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Asian Last Names Lead To Fewer Job Interviews, Still

     When it comes to job applications, not all names are treated equally. What’s in a name? A lot, according to a new study from researchers at Ryerson University and the University of Toronto, both in Canada. The study found that job applicants in Canada with Asian names — names of Indian, Pakistani or Chinese origin […]

    Date: Feb 27, 2017 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Imprenta Produces PSA Video to Promote Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

    Imprenta Communications Group partnered with Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) to produce a PSA video that highlights the importance and need to have APA leaders in elected office.  APAICS is a national non-partisan, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting Asian Pacific American participation and representation at all levels of the political process, […]

    Date: Jan 23, 2017 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Asian Americans Stand Up, Speak Out Against Trump, Hatred at Women’s March

    WASHINGTON — As Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) joined the hundreds of thousands who attended the Women’s March on Washington, others who helped elect a target of the demonstrators’ ire, President Donald Trump, celebrated Saturday night at an Asian-American inaugural gala not far from the White House. As the inaugural weekend drew to a […]

    Date: Jan 23, 2017 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0