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Dean & DeLuca chief bullish about Asia as US business nears collapse

The CEO of embattled food retailer Dean & DeLuca is promising a massive store rollout in Asia at the same time as unpaid suppliers suspend deliveries to the brand’s remaining US stores.

Visa takes stake in startup Go-Jek

Digital-payments company Visa has invested an undisclosed amount into Southeast Asian ride-sharing startup Go-Jek.

Thai bank invests in Go-Jek to take on Grab

Siam Commercial Bank has made a “significant investment” in Indonesian ride-hailing app Go-Jek.

Indonesia’s Wake Cup Coffee & Eatery makes Indian debut

Indonesian coffee chain Wake Cup Coffee & Eatery has launched in Mumbai.

Lazada to launch its first Mid-Year Festival

Lazada will hold its first Mid-Year Festival on July 12.

Indonesian brand Palm Lagoon opens at Trans Studio mall

Indonesian brand Palm Lagoon, which specialises in resort wear, has opened at Bali’s Trans Studio mall.

More and more Apac consumers embracing shopping apps

Users of shopping apps users are becoming increasingly purchase-happy in what is poised to be mobile commerce’s biggest year so far, according to a recent study by Liftoff.

Indonesian coffee chain Kopi Kenangan to expand across Southeast Asia

Indonesian coffee chain Kopi Kenangan has closed a US$20 million growth funding deal with Sequoia India.

Will retailers be fast enough for Ramadan in 2020?

Across the globe, the Holy Month of Ramadan sees a significant change in the daily lives of around a quarter of the world’s population, as families gather to celebrate.

Yogurtland set to expand throughout Indonesia

American franchise Yogurtland has entered an agreement to expand throughout Indonesia via the formation of Yogurtland Indonesia Global Mandiri.

Tokopedia enters wedding space, buying Bridestory

Indonesian e-commerce platform Tokopedia has acquired local wedding-service marketplace Bridestory.

Fresh capital for Vestiaire Collective to fund Asian expansion

Pre-owned luxury fashion retailer Vestiaire Collective has completed a €40 million round of financing led by BPIFrance and new CEO Max Bittner.