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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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Starbucks appoints Laxman Narasimhan as its next CEO

Incoming leader has held senior roles at Pepsico and Reckitt.

Meet Malina Ngai, CEO of AS Watson Asia and Europe

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China retail sales decline worst in two years

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Danish fashion label Selected to close all retail stores in China

Selected entered China in 2008 as the fourth brand of Bestseller Fashion Group China, after Only, Jack & Jones, and Vero...

Sportswear retailer Li Ning eyes in-store coffee brand

Li Ning, which has more than 5800 stores across China, could potentially overtake Starbucks to become the second biggest...

Subway plans to open 500 stores in Malaysia with new franchisee

"The Asia Pacific and the Southeast Asia markets continue to be a huge growth opportunity for Subway and an essential pa...

Reliance Brands to sell Tod’s in India under a franchise deal

Reliance Brands has become the retailer of Italian luxury lifestyle brand Tod’s in India under a multi-year franchise ag...

Kim Kardashian’s Skims introduces Adaptive Collection

Kim Kardashian’s shapewear and clothing label has launched The Adaptive Collection, an underwear line dedicated to peopl...

Apac tipped to fuel global airport retail market recovery

The data company said the growth will be driven by the increase of retail space and passenger numbers as cross-border tr...

Harvey Nichols Hong Kong launches world-first NFT retail space

NFTs can be purchased with both cryptocurrency and credit card payments.