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Global exclusive Kiehl’s Lunar New Year store launched at Changi Airport

New York skincare brand Kiehl’s has opened one of its largest airside airport pop-up executions in the region to date at Singapore’s Changi Airport Terminal 3.

South Korean beauty firms flourish as hopes rise of end to China sanctions

Stocks of major South Korean cosmetics and duty-free operators traded higher yesterday amid hopes that China may lift its retaliatory economic measures under way for years against Seoul’s decision to deploy a US anti-missile system there. AmorePacific, the country’s largest cosmetics maker, closed at 232,000 won (US$200), up 5.22 per cent from the previous session’s close, after touching as high as 236,000 won, the highest…

Shinsegae department store sets sales record as foreigners splurge in Gangnam

Shinsegae Department Store says its outlet in Gangnam, an affluent area in southern Seoul, reported US$1.7 billion in accumulated sales last year.

Lancome launches Absolue Gold Power pop-up at Sanya

Luxury beauty brand Lancome has launched a pop-up store at the Sanya International Duty Free Shopping Complex in Hainan, China.

Kiehl’s Seoul pop up exhibition uses digital engagement to share Christmas cheer

A three-day Kiehl’s Seoul pop-up store was unveiled on Saturday, drawing several of South Korea’s most famous KoLs and incorporating multiple digital touchpoints and VR.

The Shilla Duty Free unveils new brands in Singapore

Travel retailer The Shilla Duty Free has launched a raft of new brands at its Changi Airport health-and-beauty concessions, marking its fifth anniversary in Singapore.

Bacardi launches Aberfeldy pop-up store at Taoyuan International Airport

Bacardi Global Travel Retail has launched a glittering Aberfeldy pop-up store in partnership with Ever Rich Duty Free at Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport.

New dining experiences at Hong Kong International Airport

Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) has become a “foodie destination” after welcoming seven new restaurants and outlets together with a revamped East Hall Food Court.

Panerai opens its first airport boutique – in Hong Kong

Florentine luxury watchmaker Panerai has opened its first ever airport boutique, at Hong Kong International Airport.

Breitling opens new concept store at Hong Kong airport

Swiss luxury watchmaker Breitling has opened a new boutique at Hong Kong International Airport.

AirAsia restaurant concept brings its inflight menu down to earth

A new AirAsia restaurant opened in a Kuala Lumpur shopping mall is serving inflight meals on the ground.

Hyundai Department Store wins duty-free licence in Seoul

Hyundai Department Store has won a license to operate a duty-free outlet in Seoul.