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Inside the new I.T Orange Forest flagship in Hong Kong

I.T’s Orange Forest has opened its doors at The One shopping mall in Tsim Sha Tsui – here’s a look inside.

Razer opens London flagship store

Singapore and Hong Kong-backed gaming company Razer has opened a flagship store in London’s West End as it tries to boost its global reputation.

Kiehl’s Seoul pop up exhibition uses digital engagement to share Christmas cheer

A three-day Kiehl’s Seoul pop-up store was unveiled on Saturday, drawing several of South Korea’s most famous KoLs and incorporating multiple digital touchpoints and VR.

5G tops list of top 10 technology trends for 2020

Juniper Research has revealed its top 10 technology trends for 2020, with 5G data network the standout.

What the new JD superstore says about the future of e-commerce

On Singles Day this year, China’s largest online retailer launched a 50,000 sqm JD superstore in Chongqing, Mainland China. Nicknamed the E-Space store, the massive, 5G-equipped high-tech complex is designed to flex JD’s strengths in retail technology, logistics, and services. More than 30,000 customers crammed into the store, purchasing over 10 million RMB worth of products t…

Singapore’s Home-Fix hardware chain shutters its last stores

Singapore hardware chain Home-Fix is closing its last physical stores this week as it appears to be being wound down under interim judicial management.

LightInTheBox sees strong third-quarter growth

Beijing-based e-commerce retailer LightInTheBox achieved US$59.9 million sales in its third quarter to September, up 35 per cent year on year.

E-Land shutters stores as profit tumbles

South Korean retail giant E-mart is closing loss-making specialty stores as it responds to falling sales in a gloomy retail market.

Japanese airline ANA uses avatar robots to let customers shop remotely

Japanese airline ANA has opened a pop-up shop equipped with avatar robots that enable customers to shop remotely.

Chili’s Grill & Bar Vietnam launches in Ho Chi Minh City

US chain Chili’s Grill & Bar has opened its first restaurant in Vietnam in partnership with local food-franchise operator Golden Gate Restaurant Group.

7-Eleven India plans 1000+ stores in Mumbai

7-Eleven India is poised to launch in Mumbai, marking the first major international convenience-store chain to take on local players.

Muji loses Chinese trademark infringement case

A Chinese court has ruled Japanese retailer Muji must pay RMB626,000 (US$89,000) and apologise to a local firm after losing a trademark-infringement case.