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Apple China reopens stores

Apple China has reopened 10 more stores in China, as business begins to return to normal despite the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Global brands continue to shutter stores across China as coronavirus spreads

Widespread temporary store closures continue across China as the coronavirus continues to spread throughout the country.

Apple and Levi’s follow Starbucks, Ikea with China store closures

Apple and Levi’s joined the growing list of international retailers shuttering stores in Mainland China as the infection rate and death toll from the coronavirus continued to grow over the weekend.

Ikea China closes all stores in wake of coronavirus

Swedish furniture and homewares chain Ikea has closed all of its mainland Chinese stores in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

Apple Japan opens its first store in Kawasaki

Apple Japan has opened its 10th store, a single-storey outlet in Lazona Kawasaki Plaza in Kawasaki.

What the new JD superstore says about the future of e-commerce

On Singles Day this year, China’s largest online retailer JD.com launched a 50,000 sqm JD superstore in Chongqing, Mainland China.

Festival Walk mall to remain closed for up to three months

Festival Walk mall in Hong Kong – seriously damaged during protest activities on November 13 – will remain closed for up to another three months.

Alibaba’s Singles Day sales up 26 per cent on last year

Alibaba’s Singles Day retail promotion is over for another year – and predictably a new record was set.

Giant JD E-space store to open on Singles Day in Chongqing

A 50,000sqm JD E-Space experience store opens on Singles Day in Chongqing, JD’s largest store yet.

Samsung China’s first flagship opens – opposite an Apple store

Samsung China has opened its first flagship experience store in the market – and it is right opposite its archrival.

Samsung China’s first flagship opens – opposite an Apple store

Samsung China has opened its first flagship experience store in the market – and it is right opposite its archrival.

Apple Japan opens its largest store yet, in Marunouchi

Apple Japan has opened its largest flagship store this month in Marunouchi, Tokyo.