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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.
Japansese fashion retailer Uniqlo and Toray Industries are creating clothes made from recycled plastic bottles, which will go on sale next year in Singapore and other Asian markets.
Korean mobile lifestyle platform company Kakao has associated with IMG to exclusively license its iconic character brand Kakao Friends in Europe.
Apple Japan has opened its largest flagship store this month in Marunouchi, Tokyo.
Tofugear has published its annual Asia Digital Transformation Report, in which 150 Asian retail leaders and executives spokes of their innovation plans.
Japanese outdoor apparel brand Goldwin plans to launch its first international outlet in San Francisco, California this November.
A Dandelion Chocolate boutique has launched in a century-old house in Kyoto, Japan.
Foreign Lush customers in Japan can now shop without language barriers as the brand launches the first language-free concept store in Shinjuku district.
Rakuten has partnered with Seiyu to launch Japan’s first autonomous delivery robots service with JD in Umikaze Park.
Starbucks Japan has launched a new pen-shaped digital wallet called “Starbucks Touch The Pen” allowing customers to buy their coffee without taking out their wallets.
Muji Thailand is launching its largest outlet at Bangkok’s new 222,000sqm mixed-use lifestyle complex, Samyan Mitrtown.