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Park N Parcel raises US$648,000 seed funding

Park N Parcel plans offshore expansion after raising US$648,000 in a seed funding round.


Why Muji – the anti-brand – can endure in a world of brands

In an era when branding has never seemed so important, the enduring success of Japan’s Muji might seem perplexing to many.

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Ikea Southeast Asia CEO talks about copycats, culture and competition

Ikea Southeast Asia faces some unique challenges – and opportunities – as it expands its footprint.

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Fast Retailing Group’s profit soars

Fast Retailing Group’s profit soared 30.5 per cent in the six months to the end of February – on sales up a healthy 16.6 per cent.


UPS Pulse: Asian online shoppers least happy

Nearly half of online shoppers in Asia are dissatisfied with the experience, according to the latest UPS Pulse of the Online Shopper study.


Zalora parent says sales are rising, but margin narrowing

Zalora parent Global Fashion Group says Asia-Pacific sales growth averaged 40 per cent in the final quarter of last year.


Beijing’s I.T emporium renamed Dover Street Market Beijing

Comme des Garcons emporium I.T Beijing Market (I.TBM) has officially been renamed Dover Street Market Beijing (DSMB).

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Sam Edelman launches in Hong Kong with Lane Crawford

US shoe brand Sam Edelman has opened three shops in Lane Crawford department stores in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Chengdu.

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Massive rebound in Hong Kong retail sales

Hong Kong retail sales for the first two months of this year soared 15.7 per cent against the same period of last year.


Natuzzi Trading subsidiary to become JV

Natuzzi and Kuka furniture company have agreed to make the wholly owned subsidiary Natuzzi Trading (Shanghai) a joint venture.

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Starbucks Hong Kong adds alcohol to IFC Mall menu

Starbucks Hong Kong has opened its first cafe serving alcohol – including coffee-infused craft beers, exclusive to the city.  

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Hong Kong retail rents set for ‘early upswing’

Hong Kong retail rents are expected to move into an “early upswing cycle” this year according to a regional real estate market briefing prepared by Savills.


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