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Yoshinoya Holdings sets up India subsidiary

Japanese fast-food restaurant group Yoshinoya Holdings has established a wholly owned subsidiary in India.


Singapore first overseas outlet for Unagiya Ichinoji

Japanese restaurant chain Miyagawa Honten has opened its first overseas outlet with Unagiya Ichinoji at Robertson Quay.

Ediya Coffee

Ediya Coffee drops IPO for China plan

Ediya Coffee has dropped its plan to go public this year, opting instead to re-enter China.

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Hanoi studio Le House takes green approach for cafe

Hanoi studio Le House has designed An Garden Cafe in the Vietnamese capital as a relaxing space featuring greenery, trees and a pond.


Hema now delivering around clock

Alibaba’s Hema supermarkets have launched 24-hour delivery services in a move to bolster the brand’s “New Retail” services.

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Starbucks Coffee Korea walks the talk

Voice recognition ordering has been introduced by Starbucks Coffee Korea, thanks to a JV involving Shinsegae Group.

Pasta Mania Sri Lanka

PastaMania Sri Lanka flagship opens in Colombo

PastaMania Sri Lanka has opened its first store, a flagship outlet in Colombo.


Goobne’s roasted chicken lands in Indonesia

South Korean roasted-chicken franchise Goobne has opened its first Indonesian outlet, in Jakarta.

Blurry Convenience Store

IGD research predicts US$5 trillion growth

Asia’s leading convenience retailers are predicted to grow 6.6 per cent a year to 2022 by US$5.1 trillion, according to IGD research.

Matahari Putra Prima

With new leadership, MPPA seeks to raise US$58 million

Matahari Putra Prima (MPPA) has appointed a new CEO and president, and plans to raise IDR800 billion (US$58 million) in fresh capital.

Jolibee Canada

Jollibee Foods causes queues in Toronto

Jollibee Foods Corporation has opened its first Toronto store to a queue of fans, some waiting up to eight hours.

PK Market

Shinsegae taking PK Market to US

Shinsegae will take its supermarket brand to the US next year, vice-chairman Chung Yong-jin has announced.


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