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Crocs concept store opens in Manila

The first modular Crocs concept store in the Philippines has opened in Estancia Mall, Metro Manila.

Crocs signs up A-listers as brand ambassadors

Casual footwear brand Crocs has added five new global ambassadors as it launches the fourth year of its Come As You Are global marketing campaign.

Crocs India moves into Jaipur with mall store

Crocs India continues its rollout of branded stores with an outlet at MGF Metropolitan Mall, Jaipur.

Massive Crocs store cull planned

One in four Crocs stores will be closed globally as the maker of the world’s ugliest shoes plots a survival plan.

Adyen index: mobile payments strong for travel

Airline and accommodation bookings made up 15.5 per cent of mobile payments in the first quarter, according to technology provider Adyen.

Yue Yuen sales surge

Yue Yuen says retail sales of its sportswear in Greater China rose 16.3 per cent in the year to December 31.

Smartphones outpace tablets in Asian eCommerce

Payments technology player Adyen notes further change in Asian eCommerce shopping patterns.

Yue Yuen sales rise on retail rollout

Shoemaker and retailer Yue Yuen Industrial says retail and wholesale sales of sportswear in Greater China rose 19.6 per cent in the first nine months of this year, due to an expanding store network.

Crocs India terminates franchise deal

US shoemaker Crocs has cancelled its exclusive franchising agreement in India with Chogori Retail.

US yoghurt chain heads for Thailand

Yogurtland, the fast growing self-serve frozen yogurt concept is to open 15 locations in Thailand. The first two locations will open this month under a partnership with Thai company Sports Revolution Group, headed by Pornsak Chinawongwatana, which also represents Nike, Adidas and Crocs. The first store will open on December 15 at the Terminal 21 Shopping Center in Asoke in the heart of Bangkok. On December 25, a second location will open – a three-story flagship store located in the…

Crocs loses favour in Asia

Shoe brand Crocs is finding Asia a tough market with falling sales and bad debts from Chinese retailers. In the last quarter, to September 30, sales declined nine per cent in Asia, at the same time as same store sales rose 10 per cent in the US and 13 per cent in Europe. The company said the broader Asia market was “substantially impacted” by a weaker performance in China at both wholesale and retail level. In Japan, same store sales were down nine per cent due to weaker demand and …

Crocs eyes bigger Indian footprint

Crocs to double store count in India.