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FPT Retail revenue soars by 31 per cent

First-half revenue has soared 31 per cent to VND6.2 billion for Vietnam’s FPT Retail.

Mobile World Vietnam

Mobile World Vietnam may take over competitor

Mobile World Vietnam may be about to acquire Tran Anh Digital World.

Qualtrics survey has lessons for retailers

Asia Pacific consumers who do not like an organisation’s service will find somewhere else that does it better, says a new study by Qualtrics.

They’re only human: Big data made simple

What happens when a group of retailers turns the tables on the tech guys, making big data easy to understand and use it to boost sales?

Oppo Malaysia KLCC

Oppo Malaysia launches flagship at Suria KLCC

Oppo Malaysia has officially launched its first flagship store for Southeast Asia at Suria KLCC.

Swatch pay

Swatch Pay launches in China

Swatch Group has teamed with UnionPay to offer Swatch Pay for mobile payments.

Isabel Ge Mahe - Apple China Wireless technologies team leader

Apple Greater China has new leader

Wireless technologies team leader Isabel Ge Mahe has been appointed VP/MD of Apple Greater China.

Find me a shoe virtual shoe app

Find Me A Shoe virtual footwear fitting service app in beta trial

Find Me A Shoe, a retail technology start-up has launched the beta version of its virtual fitting service for footwear called ‘Try Me’.


Indian startup launches fashion stylebot

An interactive fashion stylebot has been launched by Indian startup Streamoid Technologies.


Tencent Holdings targets Malaysia for local payments

Tencent Holdings has applied for a licence in Malaysia to offer local payment services via its WeChat Pay.

Apple Taiwain - customers

Overnight queue for Apple Taiwan launch

Customers formed an overnight queue to await the opening of Apple Taiwan’s first store in Taipei.

Apple Retail Store Entrance

Apple India facing retail frustrations

Even as it is scouting for locations, Apple India may not be able to open its own store before 2020.


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