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Luxury goes mobile, Worldpay research shows

Shoppers in emerging economies want a more luxury, personalised shopping service via mobile, Worldpay research reveals.

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Japan’s % Arabica arrives in Philippines

After nearly a year of anticipation, Kyoto’s % Arabica Coffee has opened its first store for the Philippines.


Asia, Oceania drive records for Fast Retailing sales and profit

Asia and Oceania helped drive Fast Retailing sales and profit records in latest quarter.

Odd Concepts

Odd Concepts uses AI to find fashion, even on rack

Thanks to Odd Concepts, AI is helping consumers broaden their search for fashion items to match their tastes.


Tokyo Girls Collection heading for Manila

W Tokyo is partnering with Hallohallo to open a Tokyo Girls Collection (TGC) store in the Philippines.


PTT Philippines beefing up cafe chain

PTT Philippines expects to spend PHP500 million (US$9.9 million) on beefing up its retail network, including a foray into Japan.

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Owndays Philippines flagship opens in Manila

Owndays Philippines has opened its largest optical shop yet, at SM Megamall in Manila.


Travel focus in Uniqlo’s Wherever You Go campaign

Uniqlo has introduced a Wherever You Go campaign featuring short films of ordinary people travelling around Japan.

FamilyMart convenience store

FamilyMart Philippines chain up for auction

FamilyMart Philippines, partly owned by the Ayala and Tantoco groups, is up for auction.


Technology feature at Asics Harajuku Flagship

Asics Harajuku Flagship, opening in Tokyo on Friday, will be the brand’s largest retail store in Japan.

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Hokkaido Ramen Santouka opens Quezon branch

Hokkaido Ramen Santouka has opened its 11th branch, in Up Town Center in Quezon City.

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New markets embracing mobile shopping

Emerging markets are outpacing more developed countries when it comes to mobile shopping, the Mastercard Mobile Shopping Survey shows.


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