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Indonesian retail sales fell in December

Indonesian retail sales have witnessed a downturn despite festive season, according to a survey conducted by Bank Indonesia

OUE buys Indonesia’s Maxx coffee chain

Singapore investment firm OUE has acquired a majority stake in owner of the Maxx coffee chain in Indonesia and Singapore.

6ixty8ight joins Shopee and SSG platforms

International fashion lingerie and apparel label 6ixty8ight has made its debut on Shopee and SGG.com.

% Arabica expands in Indonesia

Japanese coffee chain % Arabica is launching four locations in Indonesia, with new stores scheduled for Jakarta and Bali next month.

AmorePacific to launch Etude in Indonesia

South Korean beauty company Amorepacific Group is set to launch the Etude brand in Indonesia.

Mobile dominates Southeast Asian internet, says Google’s Year in Search report

Google has released its Year in Search 2019 report for Southeast Asia, showing that 90 per cent of the region’s 360 million internet users now connect primarily via mobile phones. The report offers five key search insights for brands in the territory seeking to drive business impact in the new year. The Year in Search notes that Southeast Asian consumers are becoming increasingly s…

‘Jeweller to the stars’ Mouawad eyes Asian rollout

Dubai- and Geneva-headquartered Mouawad Group – dubbed jewellers to the stars – is planning to open stores across Asia.

Malaysia’s Leather Avenue to expand across Asia

Malaysian leather goods and bags retailer Leather Avenue is planning a complete store redesign across its more than 30 outlets in Malaysia.

Indonesian retail sales growth slows

Indonesian retail sales growth in November slowed to 1.3 per cent year-on-year, well below October’s rate of 3.6 per cent.

‘Grab-and-go’ coffee chain Kopi Kenangan reaches 200 stores

Southeast Asian “grab-and-go” coffee chain Kopi Kenangan will expand its June Series A funding round with additional investments.

NWP Retail to buy five Indonesian malls

Indonesian retail shopping mall platform NWP Retail is set to acquire five shopping malls, two owned by local subsidiaries of Singapore-listed Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust.

Chinese giants dominate Asia’s online grocery market

China’s two e-commerce giants are driving the most growth in Asia’s online grocery market according to a new report from international researcher IGD.