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March debut for Le Pain Quotidien Hong Kong

With more than 230 restaurants in 18 countries, Le Pain Quotidien Hong Kong will mark its 19th market, its third in Asia after India and Japan.

PappaRich expands into Hong Kong

Malaysian restaurant chain group PappaRich has opened its first Hong Kong outlet, marking a strategic move in its Asian expansion.

eCommerce growth a bright spot amid retail gloom

Retail sales growth globally slowed in 2015 – but eCommerce growth bucked the trend.

Show DC signs Korean food partner

Bangkok retail and entertainment mega-complex Show DC has brought in Korea’s YG Foods to set up a $15 million integrated K-pop space on its rooftop deck.

Featured store: Dior Ion Orchard

Dior has released images of its new Ion Orchard store demonstrating the “perfect balance of elegance and class” in the design.

Featured store: Dior Ion Orchard

Dior has released images of its new Ion Orchard store demonstrating the “perfect balance of elegance and class” in the design.

Wendy’s pays off for Global Yellow Pages

Global Yellow Pages says its diversification into food and property is paying off as its once core business continues to decline.

Singapore Mint to close ‘pop-up’

The Singapore Mint has called time on its ‘pop-up’ store at One Raffles Place.

Walmart result shrouds real progress

At headline level, this appears to be a gloomy set of Walmart results.

Walmart result shrouds real progress

At headline level, this appears to be a gloomy set of Walmart results.

Qoo10 voted top shopping portal

Singapore tech aficionados vote Qoo10 as their favourite online shopping portal for electronics.

Featured store: Seibu Shibuya, Tokyo

Nendo has recently completed the interior redesign of parts of the Seibu Shibuya department store in Tokyo.