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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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Spanish brand Bimba Y Lola to launch in China

The launch is supported through a joint venture with Asian fashion retail and brand management group, ImagineX.

Uniqlo clothes to be made of 50 per cent recycled materials by 2030

About 15 per cent of polyester used will be derived from recycled PET bottles by Spring/Summer 2022.

Uber Eats to quit Hong Kong at the end of 2021

The food delivery service entered Hong Kong in 2016, where the market was already dominated by FoodPanda and Deliveroo.

7-Eleven Malaysia ventures into Indonesia’s pharmacy market

Joint venture plans to operate stores under the brand Wellings, but the network size and geographic spread have not been...

Deliveroo Singapore offers hawker food delivery with WhyQ

The two companies will pilot 15 hawker centres from December 6, before rolling out to more than 50 by the end of next ye...

Chinese jewellery brand unveils stunning 3D store design

Located in the heart of the store is the world’s tallest 3D printed lattice metal sculpture using parametric design and ...

Flash Coffee enters South Korea, ramps up expansion plan

The launch marks the brand’s sixth market in the region, after Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan.

Starbucks’ first Greener Store in Japan aims to cut waste

The Wadakura Fountain Park Store follows the launch of Greener Store Shanghai last September, the first Greener Store in...

Ikea to open its first shopping mall in India

The US$448 million development will have a building area of around 130,000sqm.

Canada Goose names new Asia-Pacific president

Cadman also founded PMC Global Hong Kong, a strategic management and business consultancy focused on the luxury goods in...