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Shake Shack to double down in Singapore, Philippines

Fast-food chain Shake Shack has announced new outlets in Singapore and Manila after enjoying early success with its debut stores in the two Southeast Asian cities.

Chinese smartphone brand Realme opens Philippine flagship

Budget smartphone brand Realme continues its offline expansion in the Philippines with a new flagship store in Iloilo City.

Filipino kiosk chain Fruitas surpasses 1000-store mark after IPO

Manila-based food-and-beverage kiosk operator Fruitas has grown its store network to 1036.

Filipino ice-cream chain Carmen’s Best opens in Singapore

Premium Filipino ice-cream chain Carmen’s Best has opened its first overseas store in Singapore.

Harry Potter merchandise retailer launches in the Philippines

Scotland-based Harry Potter merchandise retailer Museum Context has launched its first Philippine store at SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City.

Jollibee ramps up North American expansion

Filipino fast food chain Jollibee plans to expand its store network in North America to 250 by 2023.

Indonesia’s Alfamart plans aggressive Philippine expansion

Indonesian convenience-store chain Alfamart plans to open 100 new stores in the Philippines by year end.

Duty Free Philippines opens high-end downtown duty-free store

Duty Free Philippines Corporation has opened a new downtown duty-free store called Duty Free Luxe at the Mall of Asia in Pasay City.

South Korea’s No Brand chooses Manila for first overseas foray

South Korean hypermarket operator E-mart is set to open its first overseas No Brand outlet in the Philippines.

Alipay wants to help 10 million European businesses reach 2 billion consumers within five years

Payment and lifestyle platform Alipay intends to support 10 million small and medium enterprises in Europe over the next five years with technology to empower them to reach more than 2 billion potential consumers.

Hong Kong streetwear retailer Popcorn General Store opens in Manila

Hong Kong urban fashion retailer Popcorn General Store has launched in the Philippines at Ayala Mall Manila Bay in Pasay City.

Jollibee to open Tim Ho Wan restaurants in China

Filipino restaurant operator Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) has signed a joint venture agreement with Dim Sum to operate Tim Ho Wan restaurants in China.