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Philippines, Vietnam lead FMCG sales growth in Southeast Asia

Philippines and Vietnam led Southeast Asian FMCG sales growth last year.

King Power Bangkok airport retail monopoly to stretch another decade

King Power Duty Free has bought a monopoly on duty-free business at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport for at least another decade.

Luxury CBD store opens in Manhattan

The 420: An Entertainment Hospitality Company has launched its first luxury CBD store concept in Manhattan’s luxury shopping district, Soho.

Supreme wins China trademark battle against counterfeiter

Fashion label Supreme has won a fight against a copycat company using a similar brand name in Mainland China.

HMV stock to be sold by tender

The liquidator of collapsed music chain HMV has backed away from a retail sale of the company’s inventory.

Hong Kong retail sales fell in April

Hong Kong retail sales fell by 4.5 per cent in April, contributing to a 2 per cent decrease in year to date.

Museum of Modern Art Hong Kong store planned

New York’s Museum of Modern Art will open a Design Store in Hong Kong.

Changi Airport liquor & tobacco concession up for grabs

The Changi Airport liquor & tobacco concession is up for grabs after DFS opted not to proceed with a two-year extension.

Song Fa Bak Kut Teh restaurants to enter Taiwan

Food Republic Taiwan is to open Song Fa Bak Kut Teh restaurants in Taiwan.

Amazon Japan to sell fresh produce online

Amazon Japan is partnering with local supermarket operator Life Corp to sell fresh foods online.

Online fashion retailer Mogu reports sales up 18.7 per cent

Chinese online fashion and lifestyle retailer Mogu has reported an 18.7 per cent increase in GMV for the year to March, to US$2.594 billion.

Lulu Group’s Tablez plans 150 stores by the end of 2020

Lulu Group’s retail arm Tablez is moving to invest US$75 million into the Indian market with the aim of opening more than 150 stores by the end of next year.