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Two Asian retailers named in global housewares awards

Two Asian retailers have been named in a global housewares awards sponsored and organised by the Inspired Home Show and the IHA.

Central Retail plans to double online sales

Central Retail Corporation has announced plans to to double its online sales to US$315.76 million this year.

Central opens new mall

Thai developer Central Pattana is to open its 24th shopping mall in Thailand on March 29. The 90,000 sqm shopping mall, which cost the company 3.1 billion baht ($95.5 million), is located on the tourist island Koh Samui. CentralFestival Samui will be a themed mall that presents the characteristics of Koh Samui and the way of life of residents on the island that has long been known as a world-class tourist destination. The Chaweng Port theme-inspired mall uses decorations such as bird cages…

Muji signs Thai JV

Japanese retailer partners with Central Department Stores.

Central buys Watts

Thai department store operator acquires 51 per cent stake in Japanese retail chain.

Kenzo re-opens in Thailand

French fashion brand sets up inside Zen department store.

Thailand’s Silom Complex gets facelift

Bangkok shopping centre closed while major facelift underway.