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Central Retail

Central Retail Archives

Central Retail sales rebound to 90 per cent of pre-Covid levels

First-quarter sales were down 9.7 per cent to US$1.56 billion, however net profit was down 48.4 per cent to $14.65 milli...

How Central Retail trumped European rivals in Vietnam

The Thai business may not have had much experience in international expansion, but it didn’t take long for it to strike ...

Central Retail launches bookstore concept B2S Think Space in Bangkok

“This is only one part of forward steps to expand the business of Central Retail," says CEO.
Tops Thailand

Omni-channel focus rescues Central Retail’s bottom line

Central Retail Corporation says a pivot from offline to full-scale omnichannel has helped restore sales to almost the le...
Robinson department store

Central Retail to merge Central with Robinson

Thailand's Central Retail group plans to merge its two department-store businesses - Central and Robinsons.

Thai, Vietnam retail back at pre-Covid-19 levels says Central Retail CEO

Thailand’s Central Retail Corporation says sales in its home and offshore markets have already bounced back to pre-Covid...

Central Retail Vietnam revenues surpass US$1.1 billion after rapid expansion

Thai retail conglomerate Central Group is targeting significant expansion to cover 90 per cent of Vietnam’s provinces wi...

FamilyMart Japan subject of US$5 billion takeover bid

Japanese convenience store chain FamilyMart will be sold outright to local trading house Itochu, according to a new repo...

Central Retail takes full control of FamilyMart Thailand

Central Retail has taken full control of the FamilyMart Thailand business, a precursor to expanding the network in the c...

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 ...