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Uniqlo Europe plans to open its first Italian store in Milan in 2019.
Continuing softness in Hong Kong, Macau and Korea sedated Samsonite Asia’s first quarter sales.
Tiffany & Co boosted its operating margin in the first quarter, but a sales rise of 1 per cent worldwide masked poor store results.
Fast-fashion brand Stylenanda Japan has opened a flagship store in Harajuku, Tokyo.
New Balance Japan today opens its first concept store, New Balance Roppongi 19:06, in Tokyo.
Asics Korea has unveiled the Japanese company’s second concept store for its Asics Tiger brand.
Uniqlo Philippines is about to open its first three stores for Mindanao.
Hong Kong restaurant business Tam’s Yunnan Rice Noodles has been snapped up by a Japanese investor for US$128 million.
A total of 125 million shares are being offered as Speed Apparel Holding moves to list on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
The “struggling” Mizuno US business lost US$22.4 million in the year to March 31.
Phoenix Capital will acquire Pizza Hut Japan and Phoenix Foods through its Endeavour United fund.
FamilyMart Southeast Asian operations in Thailand, Vietnam and Indonesia are under review after mounting losses.