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Interactive kiosks reshaping Korean service industry

Self-service digital interactive kiosks are reshaping the South Korean service industry, reports Korea Bizwire.

Melon Fashion Group uses virtual fitting rooms to link designers, factories

Melon Fashion Group has created a virtual fitting room linking designers in Russia with manufacturers’ staff in China.

Japanese retailers to accept bitcoin payments

Two Japanese retail groups are about to start accepting bitcoin payments.

LVMH Innovation Award deadline extended

The deadline for applications for the LVMH Innovation Award has been extended until April 17.

Grab Indonesia buys e-commerce startup Kudo

Grab Indonesia has acquired e-commerce startup Kudo for an undisclosed amount.

Grab Indonesia buys e-commerce startup Kudo

Grab Indonesia has acquired e-commerce startup Kudo for an undisclosed amount.

Shinsegae Department Store uses AI in marketing push

Shinsegae is the first Korean retailer to deploy a marketing strategy using AI technology.

Li & Fung to create ‘supply chain of the future’

Li & Fung has unveiled a three-year plan to create what it describes as “the supply chain of the future”.

Korea to launch virtual reality shopping mall

A virtual reality shopping mall is set to be developed in Korea, backed by the government.

Huawei Malaysia opens KL flagship

Huawei Malaysia has opened its largest flagship store, at the Pavilion KL in Kuala Lumpur.

Thai street-food apps help tourists

Three Thai street-food apps have been launched offering tourists details of the nation’s top roadside eateries.

Retail IoT connections to more than treble by 2021

Retail IoT connections will rise 350 per cent by 2021 according to new data from Juniper Research.