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Featured store: Fast-casual Treehouse restaurant in Hong Kong

Fast-casual eatery Treehouse restaurant in Hong Kong has been built using lead-free eco-cement and reclaimed wood.

Hong Kong cash handout aims to boost business

Hong Kong permanent residents will receive a HK$10,000 cash handout from the government in coming weeks as the territory’s administration tries to boost the economy..

Private-equity rivals bid for Hong Kong tag-maker SML Group

Private-equity businesses are among firms preparing bids to buy Hong Kong garment-label maker SML Group.

Deliveroo Hong Kong doubles virtual restaurant ranks

Hong Kong food-delivery service Deliveroo has doubled the ranks of virtual restaurants supplying meals through its platform to 200.

Loss-making Bauhaus to close 10 stores, axe 100 staff

Hong Kong fashion group Bauhaus International says it will close up to 10 loss-making stores in Hong Kong.

Chow Tai Fook completes Enzo purchase

Chow Tai Fook has completed a full acquisition of the luxury coloured-gem jewellery brand Enzo.

Calvin Klein and Allsaints ban fur across ranges

Hong Kong fashion brands management firm Global Brands Group says it will ban fur across its Calvin Klein and Allsaints clothing ranges.

Hong Kong Customs arrest coronavirus profiteers

Two retailers have been arrested for trying to profit from the coronavirus crisis after spot checks by Hong Kong Customs staff.

Ralph Lauren fears coronavirus will cut sales by $70 million

Luxury group Ralph Lauren Corp fears the coronavirus will reduce its March-quarter sales by between US$55 million and $70 million, due to falling store footfalls in Mainland China, South Korea and Japan.

Coronavirus may fundamentally change retail across Asia

The coronavirus is driving many Asian consumers to shop online – and it could mark the early stages of a long-term fundamental shift in the region’s retail industry.

Adrian Cheng takes charge of New World China

Dr Adrian Cheng has taken the helm of New World Development’s Mainland China subsidiary as executive chairman.

Frites opens two more beer houses in Hong Kong

Frites, the Belgian-themed beer-house chain in Hong Kong has launched two new branches – in North Point and Kwun Tong – taking its store count to six.