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Japan

Japanese premium independent grocer Guu San opens in Hong Kong
The exterior of the new Guu San store.

Japanese premium independent grocer Guu San opens in Hong Kong

Independent premium Japanese grocery and lifestyle store, Guu San has opened its first store in Hong Kong. Guu San (Guu for valley, San for sanctuary) is an anchor of the new H Zentre commercial building l...
Uniqlo launches initiative to reuse and recycle its products
Foodpanda to launch in Japan, initially in six cities
Sale of China’s Burger King franchise on the cards
Asian retail outlook: “more cautious”

Japan Archives

Ruten Japan launches international website

Japanese e-commerce platform Ruten has launched a global website, offering more than 60 million Japanese products to 13 ...
Guu San exterior

Japanese premium independent grocer Guu San opens in Hong Kong

Independent premium Japanese grocery and lifestyle store, Guu San has opened its first store in Hong Kong.

Hermes Japan opens a new store in Osaka

Luxury fashion house Hermes has opened a new store in Osaka, its fourth store in the city.
Re.Uniqlo

Uniqlo launches initiative to reuse and recycle its products

Japanese apparel business Uniqlo has launched a recycling initiative aimed at reducing the footprint of its products bei...
Burger King China customer

Sale of China’s Burger King franchise on the cards

TAB Food Investments is looking to sell its 50-per-cent stake in Burger King’s China operations, which could value the a...
Foodpanda rider in Japan

Foodpanda to launch in Japan, initially in six cities

Food-delivery service Foodpanda is to launch in Japan, its 12th market in Asia and potentially one of its most important...

Alexander McQueen opens Tokyo flagship at Omotesando

British fashion label Alexander McQueen has opened a flagship store at Omotesando, Tokyo.

August Japan retail sales remain lacklustre

Japan's retail recovery continued to proceed slowly during August following the largest recorded single-quarter sales de...

Don Don Donki to launch into Taiwan

Japanese discount retailer Don Don Donki is set to make its debut in Taipei as the company continues its aggressive expa...

7-Eleven Japan to start home delivery from stores

Japanese convenience-store operator 7-Eleven is launching a home-delivery service from its outlets to meet continued dem...