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Lotte Duty Free has unveiled a new promotional space – Star Avenue – at its flagship store in Myeongdong, Seoul.
Parisian ready-to-wear label Maison Kitsune has announced plans to expand in Asia.
Hyundai Department Store is opening its first duty-free store in Gangnam, the world-famous district of southern Seoul.
South Korean cosmetics firm Skinfood has filed for court receivership after increasing financial losses.
No Signboard Holdings has entered into a master franchise agreement to bring Mom’s Touch restaurants to Singapore and Malaysia.
Shake Shack Singapore will make its debut in the new Jewel Changi complex currently under construction.
Fashion footwear retailer Bearpaw is expanding its presence in South Korea with 10-year partner Wing’s Foot Korea.
Swedish boutique athletic footwear retailer Sneakersnstuff has announced plans for an Asian expansion.
7-Eleven South Korea has run up the greatest number of formal disputes between head office and franchisees of any franchise business in the country.
Restaurant operator Jumbo Seafood has opened its first franchise in Mainland China, in the city of Fuzhou.
The inclusion of Mumuso, a copycat of Korean stores that produce household products, in Lotte Mart’s Vietnam stores has been frowned upon.
South Korean mobile messaging platform Kakao is spinning off its e-commerce unit for further expansion.