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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 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’.

KFC smartphone launches in China

Huawei has produced a KFC smartphone in collaboration with Yum! China, featuring Colonel Sanders.

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.

Overnight queue for Apple Taiwan launch

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

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.

Bingobox raises funds for expansion

China’s Bingobox chain of smart self-service convenience stores has raised more than RMB100 million in its first round of funding.

Omnichannel payments strategy key to seamless customer experience

An omni-channel payments strategy is key to creating a seamless customer experience for the majority of retailers.

Japan’s JCB ready to roll in Europe

Japan’s JCB is about to roll out in 36 European countries and the UAE.

Facebook hits two billion users worldwide

Social media network hits milestone. From sister site, Internet Retailing.