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Vietnam Archives

Convenience fast becoming Asia’s retail foundation

Convenience - once merely a store-front - is becoming part of many Asians’ way of life.

Foodpanda Vietnam to shut down

According to a report in online business news website Deal Street Asia Foodpanda Vietnam has told its suppliers it will ...

Kushikatsu Daruma plans Asian expansion

An iconic Japanese restaurant chain Kushikatsu Daruma has opened its first outlet outside its home market - and announce...

Ikea to ramp up SEA expansion

Swedish furniture and homewares retailer Ikea wants to ramp up its Southeast Asian store rollout.

Penshoppe parent plans 125 new stores

Philippines fashion retailer Golden ABC, owner of the Penshoppe chain, says it plans to open 125 new stores in the Phili...

Korean mobile coupon firm Yap taps Starbucks

South Korean location-based coupon application provider Yap Company said it has agreed to export its technology to Starb...

Jollibee scouring China, US for acquisitions

Philippines-based Jollibee Foods is actively searching for at least two more established fast food or QSR restaurant cha...

Thailand’s iTrueMart plans SE Asia rollout

One of Thailand’s leading online retailers iTrueMart has opened an online store in the Philippines, in the first step of...

Parkson expands into food to stem losses

Embattled department store operator Parkson is set to enter new categories - gourmet food, supermarkets, beauty and impo...

Fashion chain M)phosis shutters stores

Singapore-founded fashion retailer M)phosis is reportedly closing all its Southeast Asian stores due to financial challe...