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Fast Retailing taking Uniqlo to Sweden

Fast Retailing plans to launch Uniqlo in Sweden with an initial store in Stockholm this year.

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Wakanui Grill brings NZ flavours to Marina One

New at Marina One, Wakanui Grill Dining features New Zealand steak and lamb.

Caffe Bene

Korea’s Caffe Bene collapses

Korean coffee chain Caffe Bene has collapsed, filing for a court-led restructuring scheme on Friday.

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Say Chiizu aiming for long stretch in Singapore

Say Chiizu cheese toast is stretching all the way to Singapore, with takeaway kiosks being set up next week.

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Asia, Oceania drive records for Fast Retailing sales and profit

Asia and Oceania helped drive Fast Retailing sales and profit records in latest quarter.


Asia Pacific delivers for Richemont

Asia Pacific has continued double-digit growth for Richemont for its third quarter to the end of December.


Japan’s Ficelle expands to Thailand

Japanese baby products retailer Ficelle has launched its first outlet in Thailand.

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Bape Lunar New Year styles out early

A Bathing Ape has released its latest Bape Lunar New Year collection.

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China, Japan boost Swiss watch industry exports

China and Japan continue to grow as key markets, reports the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry.

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Record earnings for Aeon Mall

Strong earnings in China and Southeast Asia have helped boost operating profit for Japanese developer Aeon Mall.

Odd Concepts

Odd Concepts uses AI to find fashion, even on rack

Thanks to Odd Concepts, AI is helping consumers broaden their search for fashion items to match their tastes.

7-Eleven Japan

Japan’s 7-Eleven stores going bilingual

Japan’s 7-Eleven stores have started labelling their prepared foods in English as well as Japanese.


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