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Bruxie takes its waffle sandwiches to Seoul

US concept restaurant Bruxie has gone international, launching a branch in South Korea.

SEOUL KOREA - APRIL 29 2015: People walking in Incheon Airport Seoul; Korea

Incheon Airport duty-free bid being opposed

Airlines and the Customs service oppose an Incheon Airport bid to provide duty-free shopping for arriving passengers.

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - CIRCA MAY, 2017: Giordano store in Seoul. Giordano International Limited is int

Giordano International recovers from early fall

In a turnaround from a 1.6 per cent drop in the first quarter, Giordano International had a 3.4 per cent rise in half-year group sales to HK$2.6 billion.

Gu'an, China - June 14, 2016: JD.com packages awaiting sorting at Northeast China based Gu'an distri

Giant leap in Walmart-JD shopping festival sales

Transaction volumes were 13 times the previous 24-hour sales record for the Walmart-JD Omni-Channel Shopping Festival in China.

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Hazzys handpicked for display in Paris

South Korea’s LF Corporation has introduced its casual-fashion brand Hazzys in Paris.

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Emart’s new Howdy store has guys in its sights

Korea’s Emart will launch a new brand, the Howdy discount store, at Starfield mall in Goyang next week.

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11st rakes in record $3.7 billion for half-year

E-commerce platform 11st in South Korea has posted a transaction record of US$3.7 billion for its first half.

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Hanssem opens Shanghai flagship as China debut

Making its debut in China, Hanssem has opened a flagship store in Shanghai.

Mcdonalds Logo On Blue Sky.

Citic Group takes control of McDonald’s China

Citic Group has formally taken over the controlling interest in the McDonald’s franchise for China and Hong Kong.

Lotte Duty free Indonesia

Lotte Duty Free loses Jakarta airport concession

Lotte Duty Free has pulled out of an airport in Jakarta after a failed bid to extend its contract.

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Hugo Boss China proves best dressed

With second-quarter sales rising by 14 per cent, Hugo Boss China shines for German luxury fashion house.

Under Armour Asia sales skyrocket

Under Armour Asia sales soared 89 per cent in the latest quarter to US$93.6 million as Chinese continued to embrace the sports brand.


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