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Central Retail to invest US$575 million on expansion this year

Thailand’s Central Retail Corporation achieved 8 per cent revenue growth last year to US$7.1 billion and an 11-per-cent boost in profit to $394.7 million.

Big C reveals expansion plans at home and abroad

Thai supermarket business Big C is planning to spend THB6.5 billion (US$214 million) on expansion both domestically and internationally next year.

Big C opens first supermarket in Cambodia

Supermarket chain Big C has opened its first store in Cambodia.

Hong Kong’s retail leasing market easing

Hong Kong’s retail leasing market is showing signs of slowing in tandem with easing retail sales.

Hong Kong’s retail leasing market easing

Hong Kong’s retail leasing market is showing signs of slowing in tandem with easing retail sales.

Network expansion boosts Berli Jucker sales

Berli Jucker, the operator of Thailand’s Big C retail stores, has reported revenue of US$979 million in the first quarter.

Central Group closes Robins Vietnam online store

Central Group has closed its Robins Vietnam online fashion store to concentrate on its physical stores.

Big C Malaysia launch on the cards

The first Big C Malaysia store is reportedly being planned for the country’s north, near the Thai border.

UK’s Morrisons seals supply deal with Big C

UK supermarkets group Morrisons has secured a supply partnership with Thai grocery chain Big C.

Central Group plans new formats in Vietnam

Thai retail conglomerate Central Group is planning to triple its Vietnamese businesses during the next five years.

Thailand’s Central Group mulls spinning off retail arm in IPO

Thailand’s Central Group is considering a potential IPO of its retail assets, according to an anonymous leak.

Vietnam retail sales hit record US$129 billion

Vietnam retail sales hit a record US$129.6 billion last year – 10.9 per cent higher than 2016.