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Three friends holding colored bags in hand on the way to the Mall for shopping

Megaworld Corp opening mall with dog park

Megaworld Corp will open a PHP2.2 billion “pet-friendly” mall in Iloilo City in April.

SM Mall of Asia

SM Group to sell insurance in malls

The SM Group is about to pioneer insurance product sales in its shopping malls.

Goldilocks bakery chain

SM knocking on Goldilocks Bakeshop door

SM Group is negotiating to acquire control of bakery chain Goldilocks Bakeshop.

2go express

SM’s Logistics 2Go mulling e-commerce expansion

Logistics 2Go Group is studying a possible expansion into e-commerce.


Philippine malls ‘still landlord’s market’

Philippine mall rents are stable and it is still a landlord’s market, says a report by Pinnacle Real Estate Consulting Services.

Go Lokal SM Makati

SM City Malls opens its first Go Lokal! store

SM City Malls has opened its first Go Lokal! store, at SM Makati, in partnership with the Department of Trade and Industry.

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SM Group lining up 15 more malls

The SM Group of Companies has announced it plans to build 15 more shopping malls by next year.

Metro Cebu At Sunset

Retail vacancies spike in Cebu

Cebu retail vacancies spiked last year, a new market study reveals.


Bata Philippines opens at SM Megamall

Partnering with the SM Group, footwear brand Bata Philippines has launched at SM Megamall.

Blurry Convenience Store

Philippine convenience stores – the epidemic is underway

The population of Philippine convenience stores is booming, writes Darrell Wisbey.

SM Mall-of-Asia

SM Malls proves disaster resiliency makes business sense

SM Malls, which now total 56 in the country, have evolved into sustainable structures that are proving to be valuable and sensible investments.


Alfamart plans 1200 new stores this year

Indonesian convenience store chain Alfamart says it will open 1200 more stores in Indonesia this year and 100 more in the Philippines.


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