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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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LVMH takes control of Off-White

Expected to be completed within the next 60 days, the value of acquisition, however, has not yet been disclosed.

Outlet mall Florentia Village to open in Vietnam

CEO says Vietnam has a growing number of young customers interested in Western brands.

L Catterton takes big stake in Italian luxury brand Etro

Under the agreement, Etro family will retain a significant minority stake while Etro’s founder, Gerolamo Etro, will be a...

Muji picks senior Uniqlo executive as its next president

Domae will succeed Satoru Matsuzaki, who will become vice chairman and director of Ryohin Keikaku.

Starbucks launches exclusive co-branded collection with Fila

The new co-branded collection will be available from July 20 at selected Starbucks locations across AsiaPacific.

K11 Art Mall and 9Gag create a meme museum ahead of NFT auction

Meme Museum displays more than 100 global and local viral memes showcasing famed memes from different time periods in va...

Uniqlo takes over Superdry’s London flagship

Scheduled to launch early next year, the shared retail space will span three floors and 1900sqm.

Moet & Chandon teams with Ambush in world-first Tokyo pop-up store

Moet & Chandon’s new store will feature the ‘Moet Imperial Design by Ambush’ wine range designed by Ahn.

Malaysia’s Industronics to launch online pre-owned watch platform

The company said it is looking to raise US$59 million from potential investors.
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Thailand’s Tookdee to accelerate expansion plan

About 22,000 Tookdee outlets are scheduled to launch next year.