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Nam Dae Mun to open its first global flagship store – in Singapore

The first Nam Dae Mun flagship store will open in Singapore on Saturday November 30 at [email protected]

% Arabica Singapore to open next week

Coffee concept % Arabica Singapore is to open three stores initially, the first on Arab Street next week.

Pomelo Singapore flagship opens, kickstarting Southeast Asia expansion

Fast-fashion company Pomelo has launched a Singapore flagship store at [email protected]

Zara AR experience unveiled in 120 major stores

Zara will unveil an augmented-reality experience for two weeks in 20 flagship stores globally, believed to include Hong Kong.

Twee Singapore offers Korean style on Orchard Road

Twee Singapore has opened a flagship store at [email protected] on Orchard Road.

Duchess & Co launches pop-up in Singapore

Duchess & Co has launched in Singapore with a pop-up showroom at [email protected] Mall.

Love, Bonito Singapore heading for mall

Love, Bonito Singapore is venturing into brick and mortar at [email protected]

Hotwind aims to end Chinese brand prejudice

Streetwear label Hotwind is aiming to help end prejudice against Chinese brands.

T2 Singapore launches with kaya toast brew

For its first outlet in Asia, tea chain T2 Singapore has introduced a brew that pays homage to kaya toast.

Singapore mall hyper-targets shoppers onsite

Singapore mall [email protected] is pioneering a retail technology connecting shoppers to contextual content and promotions in real-time. The retail innovation – Beacon-based Indoor Positioning – enables shoppers to receive hyper-targeted messages, special offers and other content based on their proximity inside the mall. In partnership with Asia’s location-based shopping platform Sprooki, the mall conducted test trials on August 11 and 12 in the form of short experiential tours around the mall…

HMV to close Singapore store

British music retailer HMV is to close its store at Singapore mall [email protected] on November 4. That would leave just one store remaining in Singapore, located at Marina Square. While no official reason has been provided, it is most likely the closure is due to poor sales, a challenge faced by most music and movie retailers around the world as more and more people turns to digital alternatives. HMV’s businesses in Asia are owned by private equity firm AID Partners which agreed to buy the…

Mall honored for being green

Singapore mall [email protected] has been recognised for its commitment to sustainability. [email protected], managed by Australian real estate company Lend Lease, has won Green Mark Platinum Award from Building & Construction Authority (BCA), through re-certification under the stricter existing non-residential building version 3 criteria. The recognition is the highest in the BCA’s benchmarking scheme which incorporates best practices in environmental design and performance. Amongst the sust…