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A three-day Kiehl’s Seoul pop-up store was unveiled on Saturday, drawing several of South Korea’s most famous KoLs and incorporating multiple digital touchpoints and VR.
South Korean retail giant E-mart is closing loss-making specialty stores as it responds to falling sales in a gloomy retail market.
The Hong Kong retail industry – hammered by declining visitor numbers from the mainland will recover, says leading analyst Pascal Martin, a partner at OC&C Strategy Consultants.
Luxury jeweller Tiffany & Co looks set to be bought by French luxury group LVMH after the latter increased its offer to more than US$16 billion.
Ikea Southeast Asia has opened the giant Toppen Shopping Centre in the Malaysian city of Tebrau in Johor Bahru.
Alibaba’s Singles Day retail promotion is over for another year – and predictably a new record was set.
Alibaba’s Singles Day kicked off at minute and this year it took just 68 seconds for the first US$1 billion in turnover.
Troubled Hong Kong-listed fashion retailer La Chapelle has recorded a nine-month loss of nearly HK$1 billion after sales plunged 18.8 per cent year on year.
Global fashion online retailer Asos has seen profits tumble 68 per cent in the year to August, despite a 13-per-cent increase in sales.
Hong Kong retail sales crashed 23 per cent in August as extradition-bill protests saw stores shuttered and visitors staying away.
Suning.com plans to open more than 200 stores inside Carrefour China hypermarkets later this month.