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Parkson Qingdao MixC

Parkson Retail Asia moves into the red

Parkson Retail Asia has gone from profit to a net loss of S$2.23 million for its latest quarter.


Gentle Monster’s jaw-dropping store approach

Inside the Gentle Monster Beijing flagship – and a look at how the brand has evolved so fast.

Osaka cityscape Japan

Japanese department store sales still muted

Japanese department-store sales dropped 2.4 per cent in November, down for the ninth consecutive month.


Target China learning fast as it gains momentum

Target China is continuing to learn about the vast mainland market as it builds brand awareness in the region in preparation for a major push.

Isetan online

Isetan Mitsukoshi launching online store

Japanese department store company Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings is about to launch an online store.

Lotte outlet

Lotte Shopping profit soars 203 per cent

While revenue for its third quarter rose 2 per cent, Lotte Shopping Company’s net profit soared 203.9 per cent.

Asian Woman Shopping With Bags Isolated on White

Eland opening shopping centres in China

South Korean apparel brand Eland plans to have 10 shopping centres in China before the end of the year.

Isetan Mall in Kuala Lumpur

Isetan The Japan Store causing stir

Already causing a stir on social media, Isetan The Japan Store Kuala Lumpur has opened over five floors.

Shin Kong Place

Shin Kong Place marks decade with new look

Shin Kong Place (SKP) has marked the 10th anniversary of its Beijing property with a re-design.

Macy's on Tmall site

Macy’s plans China online push

Selling online via Alibaba’s Tmall Global, US department store chain Macy’s says it has attracted 300,000 followers.

AEON Retail store Japan

Aeon Mall expecting record pretax profit

With new and renovated stores plus overseas success, Aeon Mall’s pretax profit may hit a six-month record.

House of Fraser

House of Fraser China debut nears

House of Fraser China is again preparing for its debut after pushing back its original April launch date.


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