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Omnico finds Chinese keen on futuristic technology

Research by tech company Omnico has found that 97 per cent of Chinese theme-park visitors want to use futuristic technology when shopping.

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Mitsui Fudosan Malaysia starts work on KL mall

Integrated developer Mitsui Fudosan Malaysia broke ground yesterday on the Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Kuala Lumpur.

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Alibaba Group’s share in Lazada boosted to 95 per cent

Alibaba Group’s share in Lazada has reached about 95 per cent after the e-commerce giant bought out all but one other investor.

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Kioda plans 300 stores through JV in India

Kioda plans to open 300 stores in India by 2021 following a partnership with Franchise India.

Circle K new logo

Circle K rebranding to roll out globally

The Circle K rebranding is about to gain pace as the parent company puts new livery on 10,000 convenience stores.


US franchise Anytime Fitness hits China

US franchise Anytime Fitness is the first gym group to join China’s growing franchise community, traditionally dominated by restaurants and retail outlets.


China e-sales shine for Giordano International

Strong e-business sales growth in China in the second quarter helped boost sales and gross profit for Giordano International.

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O Bag Malaysia store debuts in Selangor

Bags, watches and purses can be personalised at the new O Bag Malaysia store in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Max Fashion

Max Fashion Malaysia launches in Putrajaya

Making its Southeast Asian debut, Max Fashion Malaysia has opened a store at IOI City Mall, Putrajaya.


Genting Simon opens second premium outlet centre

Genting Simon has opened its second Genting Highlands Premium Outlets centre in Malaysia.

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Tighter margins impact on Sasa International profit

Squeezed margins eroded beauty retailer Sasa International profits in the last financial year.


Zara powers superb Inditex sales quarter

Inditex sales measured in constant-currency terms increased by 12.5 per cent in the three months ended June 3.


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