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Innisfree pop-up

Innisfree Vietnam pop-up boosts brand profile

Innisfree Vietnam pop-up introduces the brand’s new green tea range.

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - CIRCA MAY, 2017: a CU convenience store in Seoul. CU is a convenience store fra

CU convenience store to open in Mongolia

Korea’s CU convenience store expands into Mongolia via a franchisee.


Castelbajac Taiwan plans third store

Korean golf-wear brand Castelbajac Taiwan plans to open its third store within the next two months.

Emart autonomous trolleys

E-Mart tests autonomous shopping carts near Seoul

South Korean discount retailer E-Mart has begun testing autonomous shopping carts.

Hera SG

Hera Singapore plans boutique store

Hera Singapore will launch at Takashimaya Department Store on May 10.


LPGA Golf Wear Korea goes to Gangnam

LPGA Golf Wear Korea has opened its first store in Seoul’s Gangnam district.

Alexachung model

Alexachung expands in Asia with Tokyo pop-ups

Alexachung opens Tokyo pop-up stores.

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Online boost for Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group

Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group’s fourth quarter saw e-commerce business soar in Mainland China.

BUSAN, SOUTH KOREA - MAY 28, 2017: inside Uniqlo store at Lotte Department Store in Busan. Uniqlo Co

Fast Retailing Group’s profit soars

Fast Retailing Group’s profit soared 30.5 per cent in the six months to the end of February – on sales up a healthy 16.6 per cent.


Amway Global launches app for Artistry brand

Amway Global, in partnership with Perfect Corporation, has launched a mobile app for its beauty brand Artistry.


Nanda sells majority shareholding to L’Oreal

Nanda has decided to sell a 70 per cent stake to L’Oreal.

No Brand

No Brand opens by request at Gyeongdong Market

Emart’s new No Brand store in Gyeongdong Market in Seoul’s Dongdaemun district is its first collaboration with a traditional market in the capital.


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