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Groceries, furnishings underpin profit for Dairy Farm Group

Declining health-and-beauty and convenience-store sales and a subdued Maxim’s food business took the shine off Dairy Farm Group’s first half year.

Loft launches in Shanghai

Japanese lifestyle specialty store Loft has opened its first directly owned overseas store, ‘Xujiahui Loft’ in Shanghai.

Ikea City store in Shanghai opens, a Chinese first for Swedish retailer

Swedish home-furnishing giant Ikea opens an Ikea City store in Shanghai today, its first such outlet in China.

Muji bus targets customers in Japan’s mountains

Consumer goods retailer Muji has built a Muji bus – a store inside a revamped tourist coach targeting consumers living in Japan’s mountains.

Ikea expands famous meatball range to include plant-based option

The Swedish retailer Ikea’s famous meatballs have gone vegetarian with a new plant-based option going on sale in Europe, and headed for Asia Pacific soon.

Wedgwood opens tea-room experience in China

Vintage ceramics firm Wedgwood has opened a new pilot store at The MixC Luohu mall in Chinese Shenzhen.

Ikea Manila opening delayed after construction break

Construction interruptions have delayed the expected opening date of the long-awaited Ikea Manila store.