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Urban Revivo

Urban Revivo signs lease for London store

Urban Revivo is stepping outside Asia with a store planned for Westfield London.

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Korean cafes outnumber c-stores 2:1

With coffee consumption soaring, coffee shops have become a ubiquitous staple of most South Korean neighborhoods.

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Taiwan’s Eslite Bookstore founder dies

Robert Wu Ching-yu, the Eslite Bookstore founder who introduced the novelty of a 24-hour bookshop to Taipei, has died.

Golden sales for Luk Fook’s first quarter

Same-store sales of gold products during the first quarter have restored growth, jewellery retailer Luk Fook has announced.

Aeon Malaysia

Jakarta shopping mall business ‘still promising’

Jakarta shopping malls are still a promising business despite online retailing becoming popular, says Colliers International Group.


Melissa Singapore shoe store brand’s largest flagship yet

The newly opened Melissa Singapore shoe store is larger than the hip footwear label’s other flagships.


Philippine retail industry booming

The Philippine retail industry is expected to account for a fifth of the country’s overall economic output in the next decade.

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China’s retail sales grow 10.4 per cent

China’s retail sales of consumer goods grew 10.4 per cent in the first half of this year to RMB17.24 trillion, official data shows.

Global Harbour

Mall offers bored partners ‘husband rest hatches’

Global Harbour, has launched four “husband rest hatches” where men can put up their feet and play computer games while their significant others shop.

Subway 6

Subway stores to be revamped globally

Subway stores are getting a facelift, with the new Fresh Forward design being rolled out internationally.

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Inditex sales soar 14 per cent

Inditex sales grew 14 per cent in the quarter to April 30, to €5.6 billion, underpinned by a solid business performance in all markets.

Mister Donut

Court pulls plug on Mister Donut Korea

A court has ordered the Mister Donut Korea chain to stop using the brand.


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