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Big C reveals expansion plans at home and abroad

Thai supermarket business Big C is planning to spend THB6.5 billion (US$214 million) on expansion both domestically and internationally next year.

United Colors of Benetton to expand in Myanmar

Italian fashion brand United Colors of Benetton, has released a new collection to celebrate its presence in the Burmese market.

Carousell merges with 701Search to form SE Asian classifieds giant

Singapore classifieds service Carousell will absorb 701Search, which owns online marketplaces in Malaysia, Vietnam and Myanmar.

Uniqlo to quadruple Southeast Asia store network

Japanese casual wear retailer Uniqlo plans a four-fold increase in its Southeast Asian store count during the next decade.

Alibaba launches 2019 11.11 Global Shopping Festival

Alibaba Group has launched its 2019 11.11 Global Shopping Festival, taking the annual event into its second decade.

Vietnamese footwear brand Saado eyes US expansion after Southeast Asian success

Vietnamese startup footwear brand Saado plans to expand its retail network into the US after successful launch in Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar within just a year.

Metro Wholesale Myanmar keen to expand into more cities

Metro Wholesale Myanmar is eager to expand into other cities following the successful launch in Yangon.

Aeon opens first hypermarket in Myanmar

Japanese retailer and mall operator Aeon has launched its first hypermarket in Myanmar.

Asean countries fight trade in counterfeit goods

Enforcement officials, investigators, and prosecutors from across the Asean region met in Manila to discuss the counterfeit goods fight.

Tealive parent Loob Holding eyes IPO

Tealive parent Loob Holding is planning an IPO to fund 1000 new stores.

Buyers sought for Metro China business

The Metro China business is on the market for a reported US$1.5-2 billion.

Metro Myanmar launches with Yangon warehouse

The launch of Metro Myanmar business marks the German wholesaler’s 36th international market.