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convenience Archives

Convenience fast becoming Asia’s retail foundation

Convenience - once merely a store-front - is becoming part of many Asians’ way of life.

Corner stores still dominate Asia retail

In Asia retail, the humble corner store is an essential ally to fast-moving consumer goods in the battle for market shar...

7-Eleven Malaysia moves upmarket

7-Eleven Malaysia plans to open 200 new stores this year and refurbish another 200 as it moves upmarket.

Lawson scales back in China

Japanese convenience chain Lawson is losing its confidence in China, scaling back ambitious expansion plans for the mark...

7-Eleven targets 1000 Philippine stores

Convenience chain plans expanding to Mindanao.

Ministop enters Indonesia

Japanese convenience chain opens first store in Kota Tangerang Selatan.

7-Eleven to open 300 stores in Chongqing

Convenience chain expanding in south western China.

More 7-Elevens for the Philippines

Convenience chain plans to end the year with 1000 stores.

Thailand: SEA’s convenience store capital

Convenience stores prolific in Thailand - and still growing.

FamilyMart in massive Japan expansion

Convenience chain to open 3000 new stores over three years.