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Thailand’s Central Group has appointed Stephane Coum as CEO of Central Food Retail.
Leading omnichannel fashion company Pomelo has secured US$52 million in funding, making it the first Thai startup to raise a Series C funding round.
Thai mall operator Central Group will list its Central Retail Corporation unit, combining retail businesses in Thailand, Vietnam and Italy.
King Power Duty Free has bought a monopoly on duty-free business at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport for at least another decade.
Central Group has closed its Robins Vietnam online fashion store to concentrate on its physical stores.
Airports of Thailand says it will maintain a monopoly on its airport duty-free retailing.
King Power’s long-criticised monopoly of Thai airport duty-free retailing appears to be nearing an end.
JD Central has revealed plans to open automated stores, starting next year in Bangkok.
Analysts are predicting e-commerce will account for 10 per cent of Thai retail sales within five years.
Thai retail conglomerate Central Group is planning to triple its Vietnamese businesses during the next five years.
Thailand’s Central Group is considering a potential IPO of its retail assets, according to an anonymous leak.
Bangkok-based online-to-offline retailer Pomelo Fashion is to open its first physical store in Singapore.