Inside Retail Asia
Singapore retail sales in February fell by 10.2 per cent, excluding motor vehicles.
South Korean electronics giant Samsung and BTS the K-pop superbrand, have entered a global collaboration to market smartphones.
Capsule coffee brand Nespresso is inviting business partners to join an exclusive farm-to-table culinary experience designed by Chef Vicky Cheng of Vea Restaurant and Lounge in Hong Kong.
Case is to release an app called Price Kaki which rewards users for sharing pricing information to allow comparisons while shopping.
Retailers stretching from Causeway Bay to Admiralty were adversely affected by protest action on Hong Kong Island yesterday.
East Japan Railway Co. is expanding its operations into Singapore with new JR East metro station stores launching in island’s metro stations.
Shakey’s Pizza Asia Ventures has fully acquired local Philippines restaurant chain Peri-Peri Charcoal Chicken.
Cotton On Group is to launch in India, its first flagship store scheduled to open in the second half of next year.
Fine beverages retailer Whittard of Chelsea has partnered with with Ruentex Group to launch its first stores in Taiwan.
A new Jaspal concept store has opened at IconSiam in Bangkok, designed by Milan-based Studiopepe and featuring local materials.
Elizabeth Arden has signed actress Ning Chang as the brand’s first Asia ambassador for its Skincare category.
For the second year in a row, leather bag sales have declined and nylon and other fabric options are now driving significant growth for the US women’s bag market.