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Leaders line up for Retail Congress Asia Pacific

More than 50 international retail industry leaders will be speaking at Retail Congress Asia Pacific in Hong Kong next month.

Genting Simon opens second premium outlet centre

Genting Simon has opened its second Genting Highlands Premium Outlets centre in Malaysia.

Second Premium Outlets mall for Malaysia

Malaysia’s second Premium Outlets mall is expected to open soon in Genting Highlands.

Vietnam’s expanded Saigon Center reopens

After a two year revamp, Saigon Center has reopened to the public with the debut of its anchor, the Takashimaya department store.

Brooks Brothers Thailand opens Bangkok flagship

Classic American menswear retailer Brooks Brothers Thailand has opened a flagship store at Bangkok’s Gaysorn Shopping Centre.

Brooks Brothers, Walton Brown seal China JV

Brooks Brothers Group, America’s oldest retailer, and Walton Brown Group, have signed a 10 year joint venture to market the brand in Greater China. A 50/50 joint venture company has been established which will launch in January 2016 for an initial period of 10 years. It will take over the management of Brooks Brothers’ existing retail network of 90 stores in the market territory and plans to open more than 10 points of sale in the first two years across key cities in China, Hong Kong, Ma…

Dickson, Brooks Brothers to part

Dickson Concepts says it will not renew its licence to sell Brooks Brothers clothing in Hong Kong, China and Macau.

Hong Kong impacts on Oroton

Upmarket retailer, Oroton, fears its first half earnings could fall because it has stopped slashing the prices of its luxury accessories for shoppers. The Australian-based retailer closed its Hong Kong store earlier this year, incurring hefty lease provisions which contributed to increased overheads. (The photo above was taken at the store’s opening in October 2013). Oroton chairman, John Schmoll, says sales were lower in the first quarter of the financial year compared to 12 months earlie…

Pavers plans India focus

British footwear retailer to buy out franchise partner.

Reliance Brands, Brooks Bros in JV

Indian retail giant Reliance Brands to bring American clothier Brooks Brothers to India.