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Hong Kong’s Causeway Bay still top of the world’s most expensive retail strips

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.

Japanese sneaker retailer Atmos to launch store in Indonesia

Japanese streetwear and sneaker brand Atmos has announced it is opening its first store in Indonesia later this year.

SK-II to open flagship store in Tokyo

Global skincare brand SK-II is to open an art-inspired flagship store in Tokyo next month.

More details teased for world’s first Doraemon store

The world’s first Doraemon store – Doraemon Future Department Store – will land at Diver City in Odaiba, Tokyo next month.

Tosu Premium Outlets near Fukuoka expanded

Mitsubishi Estate-Simon has expanded its premier outlet mall, Tosu Premium Outlets.

HanesBrands plans to double Champion Asia store network

US apparel company HanesBrands plans to double its Champion Asia store network within two years.

Uniqlo Vietnam sets launch date

Uniqlo Vietnam will make its debut on December 6, opening in a three-level, 3097sqm space inside what was previously a Parkson department store.

HanesBrands plans to double Champion Asia store network

US apparel company HanesBrands plans to double its Champion Asia store network within two years.

Taipei Adidas pop up features capsule collection with Descendant

Wtaps founder Tetsu Nishiyama’s casual label Descendant has released a collaboration with Adidas.

Asia Pacific to drive global travel-retail sales

A new report has shown that the Asia Pacific region will continue to be a major driver of global duty-free and travel-retail sales.

Dior takes Maison concept to Isetan in Tokyo

Luxury fashion brand Dior has launched a pop-up at Isetan in Tokyo.

Asia dominates global retail acquisitions in September

Asian deals dominated global retail acquisitions in September according to a database compiled by GlobalData.