Yen Hai Nguyen
The first Watsons Vietnam store will open on January 17.
Vietnam retail sales grew at 13 per cent last year, with food and beverage, apparel and household appliances leading the way.
A huge La Chapelle Vietnam flagship store is under construction, next to Ho Chi Minh City’s VivoCity mall.
French retailer Auchan Vietnam has launched a store on Lazada.
VI Group to bring The Coffee Club to Vietnam under a master franchise with Minor International.
Japanese retail giant Aeon has sold its stake in Hanoi-based grocery chain Fivimart after four years and a US$8 million loss.
Foreign fast-food chains in Vietnam are chalking up heavy financial losses despite strong revenue.
H&M Vietnam has opened two new stores, in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi.
Uniqlo Vietnam will launch in the second quarter of next year.
7-Eleven is launching first fully-automated stores 7-Eleven Express in South Korea.
Thai retail conglomerate Central Group is planning to triple its Vietnamese businesses during the next five years.
Mothercare Vietnam is opening its second store, at Vincom Landmark 81.