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Japan Archives

Tokyo MoMA stores move into Loft

Japanese chain store Loft will be opening Tokyo MoMA Design Store outlets inside its Shibuya and Ikebukuro properties ne...

Investors eye Jaya Grocer Malaysia

Jaya Grocer Malaysia is attracting the interest of private equity firms wanting to buy a shareholding of up to 49 per ce...

Miniso stores set global retail record

Japanese fashion retailer Miniso has had explosive growth, last year raking in sales worth more than $769 million.

Lotte El Cube – Korea’s new compact mall

South Korean department store retailer Lotte is launching a new type of shopping mall in Seoul - the Lotte El Cube.

Mitsukoshi Paris showcase planned

Japanese retailer Isetan Mitsukoshi is returning to France with plans for a Mitsukoshi Paris store.

eCommerce won’t dent Asian retail real estate demand

Growing online sales will not undermine demand for Asian retail real estate, according to the latest CBRE study of major...

Ted Baker Asia trading ‘a challenge’

The Ted Baker Asia business trading environment "continues to be challenging", the company said, despite posting a stron...

Samsonite Asia drives sales record

Samsonite Asia sales increased by 12.8 per cent on a constant currency basis to US$947.6 million in the year to December...

Warm weather chills TSI Holdings bottom line

Unseasonably warm weather dampens annual return for Japanese apparel retailer TSI Holdings.

Takashimaya Tokyo going duty free

Eyeing the tourist market, Takashimaya Tokyo department store is going duty free with an airport-style store in Tokyo.