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All American Eagle and Aerie stores in Japan are set for closure by year end.
Artisanal coffee roaster and retailer Blue Bottle has been rumoured to be expanding into Hong Kong since netizens discovered job postings for a brand experience manager and operations director back in August.
Uniqlo Korea has sparked yet another round of controversy, this time by distributing free Heattech shirts as part of a new marketing offensive.
Japanese used designer products retailer Komehyo has launched in Bangkok.
Stockholm-based retailer Sneakersnstuff is about to open a flagship store in Tokyo, its first Asia location.
Burberry Japan has opened a flagship store in Tokyo’s Ginza district, the label’s fourth new store to open in the last six months.
FamilyMart Japan is reducing its operational costs by letting go 800 employees, equal to about one in 10 of the convenience-store operator’s total staff count.
Japanses drugstore Matsumoto Kiyoshi is to open stores in Vietnam in partnership with a local company, Lotus Food Group.
Creative studio AllRightReserved is launching Meet Project in Hong Kong in collaboration with local and foreign artists.
Luggage company Samsonite’s net sales fell by 0.7 per cent in the third quarter, as the US-China tariff war put pressure on the US market.
Hong Kong ́s Causeway Bay remains top of the world’s most expensive retail strips, with rents rising to US$ 2,745 per square feet per annum.
Bali, a beloved destination for tourists and popular amongst Australians, is about to get a % Arabica store.