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Al-Futtaim Archives

A Watsons store in Hong Kong.

AS Watson Group to enter Middle East in partnership with Al-Futtaim

Middle Eastern retail conglomerate Al-Futtaim is bringing Asian beauty retail brand Watsons to the Gulf in a partnership...

Robinsons Jem mall store in Singapore to close by August

Singapore department store Robinsons is to close its store in Jem mall after what it terms an “amicable exit” after nego...

Marks & Spencer Tmall store to close

The Marks & Spencer Tmall store is to close, completing the British department store operator’s withdrawal from the main...

Al-Futtaim takes control of Marks & Spencer Hong Kong, Macau

The Marks & Spencer Hong Kong and Macau business has been sold to UAE-based Al-Futtaim.

Robinsons Malaysia plans new KL store

A new Robinsons Malaysia store is scheduled to open by the middle of next year.

Marks & Spencer Hong Kong may be sold off

The Marks & Spencer Hong Kong and Macau business is expected to be sold to Middle Easter retail operator Al-Futtaim.

Singapore retailers to close outlets

High costs and sagging sales are forcing Singapore retailers to close shops or rethink their game.

Al-Futtaim Singapore stores to be shuttered

The Al-Futtaim group plans to shutter at least 10 of its 125 Singapore retail stores due to subdued retail spending and ...

Robinsons Singapore heads to Middle East

Robinsons Singapore has teamed with leading local retail groups to launch the brand in the Middle East.

Singapore retail “over-shopped”

Brands and retailers in Singapore will have to swallow a bitter medicine and cull their store networks, according to the...