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Massive Muji fresh store opens in Osaka

Japanese retailer Muji has opened a massive 4300sqm store in Osaka, the first to feature a Muji fresh department.


Japanese eyewear chain Jins to open first Philippine store

Japanese eyewear chain Jins plans to open in the Philippines this summer.


Amazon mulls taking over Toys R Us US stores

Selected sites of Toys R Us US stores could be taken over by Amazon.

MILAN MALPENSA, ITALY - CIRCA NOVEMBER, 2017: Hermes shop at Milan-Malpensa airport.

Strong sales growth for Hermes Asia

Hermes Asia sales grew 11.3 per cent last year toUS$2.4 billion as the luxury retailer set a new record for gross retail margin.

HONG KONG - DECEMBER 25, 2015: entrance to Esprit store. Esprit Holdings Limited is a publicly owned

Leadership changes for Esprit Holdings

Leadership changes have been announced by Esprit Holdings.


Restaurant company Max’s Group on a roll

Philippine restaurant company Max’s Group recorded a 12 per cent rise in net income last year to reach PHP626.7 million (US$12 million).


Authentic Brands Group buys Nautica business

Authentic Brands Group has bought the Nautica business from VF Corporation.

Ortigas East Launch march 14 2018

Decathlon to anchor new Ortigas East mall

Ortigas & Company has launched a shopping mall and office tower project called Ortigas East.

Dollar General

Dollar General continues relentless store roll-out

US discount chain Dollar General is continuing its breathtaking pace of store openings after announcing a 2 per cent rise in fourth quarter sales.


New Zealand’s Epiphany Cafe eyes Asian expansion

New Zealand donut maker Epiphany cafe wants to expand into the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.


Samsonite Asia sales boosted by Tumi

Samsonite Asia sales lept 16 per cent last year, driven by the acquisition of Tumi.

Givenchy Fashion Boutique Display Window. Hong Kong

Hubert de Givenchy dies at 91 years old

French couturier Hubert de Givenchy, a pioneer of ready-to-wear, has died at the age of 91.


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