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Tong Van

Tong Van was born and educated in Vietnam and travels around Southeast Asia frequently. A graduate of Ho Chi Minh City Law School majoring in Legal English, Van has been a content writer for several years. With Inside Retail Asia she has researched the Top 50 Innovative Retail Leaders in Hong Kong for three years running and writes news. Her retail interests include fashion, health & beauty and food.

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Global Brands Group to develop apparel range for UK sneaker brand Gola

The company said the new apparel collection will celebrate the brand’s heritage by merging original Gola styles with con...

Maison Kitsune makes Beijing debut

Located in the city’s fashion destination, Taikoo-Li Sanlitun, the premise spans two stories, housing a series of rooms....

Watchfinder appoints former Rakuten exec as CEO

Prior to Watchfinder, Vall held several executive positions at Rakuten in Europe for seven years.

Lotte Vietnam denies reports it will close Lotteria fast-food chain

However, Lotteria Vietnam announced on social media that it actually plans expansion...

Japanese model Koki named as Estee Lauder global brand ambassador

Besides Estee Lauder, Koki is also serving as a brand ambassador for other luxury labels including Bvlgari, Coach and Lo...

Naiise founder confirms company’s liquidation

Owner Tay said he exhausted his savings and borrowed heavily from banks to keep the business afloat.

‘Retail is not dead’ – AS Watson COO explains the new standard for retail

“Retail is not dead; it just needs to be better for our customers.”

Piaget to expand store network across China

The expansion in Asia’s largest market will help Piaget to strengthen its presence in the region.

Singaporean retailer opens three AI-powered unmanned grocery stores

My Village store is set to house about 50 local brands by the end of this year.

H&M marks Zalora launch with exclusive online collection

In celebration of the launch, H&M has launched a Limited Collection on Zalora in Singapore and Malaysia.