Bain Capital Archives - Inside Retail Asia

Costa Coffee China sales outpace home market

UK-headquartered Costa Coffee says sales in China have underpinned solid growth in its Asian operations.

Unilever buys Carver Korea

Dutch-Anglo FMCG giant Unilever has paid US$2.7 billion for Carver Korea.

Thinking small key to Toys R Us recovery

Thinking small – that’s the key to a Toys R Us recovery, according to CEO David Brandon.

Skylark Group shares worth $400m on the table

Up to $400 million worth of shares in Skylark Group are being put up for sale by Bain Capital.

DMP taking full control of Domino’s Pizza Japan

Private equity firm Bain Capital is to exit Domino’s Pizza Japan.

McDonald’s Korea sale collapses

There are no bidders left for McDonald’s Korea – and TPG Capital has withdrawn from the race for McDonald’s China.

Edcon cutting back on clothing imports

South African clothing retailer Edcon plans to cut back on buying clothing from Bangladesh and China.

Bidding disappoints McDonald’s Corporation

McDonald’s Corporation says it is struggling to attract the calibre of bidders it wants for its China/Hong Kong franchise.

McDonald’s Asia to sell 2800 restaurants

McDonald’s Asia is preparing to sell some 2800 restaurants across Asia as it introduces a new business model in its fastest growing market.

Warburg Pincus in $400m bid for MedPlus India

Private equity investor Warburg Pincus is making a bid of up to $400 million for the 1200-store strong MedPlus India pharmacy chain.

TM Lewin in £100m management buyout

TM Lewin, the specialist shirt retailer, is reported to be planning a £100 million management buyout.

L Capital withdraws Lilliput bid

LVMH private equity arm L Capital backs away from buying troubled Indian kidswear brand Lilliput.