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E-Land shutters stores as profit tumbles

South Korean retail giant E-mart is closing loss-making specialty stores as it responds to falling sales in a gloomy retail market.

Boots store of the future opens in London

Boots has launched its new format store in Covent Garden, foreshadowing expected upgrades in its international operations.

Korean skincare brand Goongbe thrives in Hong Kong

Natural skincare brand Goongbe has become the top brand in the Baby & Mum category at Hong Kong’s SaSa stores.

Walgreens Boots Alliance launches in China via Tmall

Walgreens Boots Alliance has taken its first tentative step into Mainland China, opening a flagship store online with Alibaba’s Tmall.

Walgreen Boots finally settles GuoDa China investment

Walgreens Boots Alliance has finally achieved regulatory approvals for its Chinese pharmacy acquisition.

Asia key to expansion, says Walgreens Boots Alliance

Walgreens Boots Alliance, which owns the Boots chain, plans to continue expansion in Asia.

Walgreen Boots to buy nearly 2000 Rite Aid stores

Walgreen Boots Alliance has secured regulatory clearance to buy 1932 Rite Aid stores, along with three distribution centers.

Walgreen Boots to buy nearly 2000 Rite Aid stores

Walgreen Boots Alliance has secured regulatory clearance to buy 1932 Rite Aid stores, along with three distribution centers.

UK smartphone shopping spend set to soar

UK smartphone shopping spend will overtake that on tablets next year as the larger devices fall from favour, reports GlobalData.

UK smartphone shopping spend set to soar

UK smartphone shopping spend will overtake that on tablets next year as the larger devices fall from favour, reports GlobalData.

Boots Korea launches at Starfield Hanam complex

E-mart has unveiled its first Boots Korea store at its Starfield Hanam shopping complex.

Walgreens sales decline as Boots performance worsens

There is both good and bad news from the second quarter Walgreens sales data.