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Thailand, China tie-up for Japan’s FamilyMart UNY?

Japan’s FamilyMart UNY Holdings is considering partnering with Charoen Pokphand Group and China’s Citic.FamilyMart, Citic, Charoen Pokphand, Circle K, Sunkus, Seven & I, 7-Eleven


Love, Bonito Singapore heading for mall

Love, Bonito Singapore is venturing into brick and mortar at [email protected]

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Line Friends lining up in Times Square

Line Friends characters arrive in the US tomorrow with a store at Times Square in New York City.

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Jakarta shopping mall business ‘still promising’

Jakarta shopping malls are still a promising business despite online retailing becoming popular, says Colliers International Group.

Muslim groups call for Starbucks boycott

Muslim groups in Indonesia and Malaysia have urged a Starbucks boycott over the brand’s support for LGBT rights.


Tim Ho Wan outlets hit as Dim Sum Delight closes

Dim Sum Delight, which runs Tim Ho Wan restaurants in Malaysia, has stopped trading.

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A&W Restaurants heading back to Singapore

A&W Restaurants is about to return to Singapore after 14 years, with plans to also open in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.

Shanghai Tang Macau

Cassia Investments teams with Italian designer to buy Shanghai Tang

Cassia Investments has partnered with fashion entrepreneur Alessandro Bastagli to acquire Shanghai Tang from Richemont.

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Failed talks scuttle Indonesian 7-Eleven stores

All Indonesian 7-Eleven stores have been closed because of “limited resources” to keep them viable.


Alibaba Group’s share in Lazada boosted to 83 per cent

Alibaba Group’s share in Lazada has reached about 83 per cent after the e-commerce giant bought out all but one other investor.


Hooters Taiwan makes debut

Hooters Taiwan restaurant chain has opened its first outlet, in Taipei.

Circle K new logo

Circle K rebranding to roll out globally

The Circle K rebranding is about to gain pace as the parent company puts new livery on 10,000 convenience stores.


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