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Lawson Philippines plans to grow its network from just 50 stores to about 500 within five years.
Kyoto coffee chain % Arabica has made its debut in the UK, with its first store in London.
Indian cafe chain Coffee Day has partnered with Japanese sales-floor support-service business Impact HD to grow its retail network in India.
Japanese 7-Eleven parent Seven & I Holdings is preparing to cut 3000 jobs in its 2022 fiscal year.
Uniqlo Philippines will open its 60th store next week, at Ayala Malls Capitol Central in Bacolod.
Chinese discount merchandise retailer Miniso has launched a Miniso $2 outlet store format, with its first shop opening in Singapore.
Cosmetics giant Shiseido is to buy Drunk Elephant, a fast-growing prestige skincare brand recognised for clean product development.
The world’s largest FamilyMart is to open in Manila, a 400sqm outlet located in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.
Japanese label Onward is preparing to shutter around one in five of its global outlets.
UK fashion house Ted Baker has slumped into the red in the first half of the year, its position not helped by a 15.2-per-cent fall in sales in Asia.
French cosmetics startup La Bouche Rouge has chosen Hong Kong as its first Asian market ahead of a regional rollout.
Japanese bakery brand Croquant Chou Zakuzaku will open its first store in Singapore next month.