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Daiso Singapore app tells shoppers how busy the store is before they visit

Daiso Singapore has established an online service to let customers know in advance which of its outlets are crowded.

Uniqlo, Coupang, Daiso weigh cost as Japan boycott grows

Uniqlo will close a store in central Seoul as a Japan boycott by South Korean consumers gains pace.

Japanese retailer Daiso to launch in New Jersey

Budget Japanese retailer Daiso will launch its first New Jersey store in Edgewater.

Daiso launches its first Threeppy shop in Singapore

Japanese discount retailer Daiso will launch its Threeppy store at Funan mall on Sunday.

Oomomo 100-yen store launches in Canada

Japanese discount retailer Oomomo has launched in Canada with plans for stores in most major cities.

Korea studies regular mandatory closings

Large specialty stores like Daiso and Ikea may be subject to regular mandatory closings as part of a government study.

Second import ban looms for Daiso Taiwan

Daiso Taiwan is expecting to face a second import ban.

Robinsons Place opens in Ormoc City

Robinsons Malls has strengthened its presence in the Visayas region with the opening of Robinsons Place Ormoc, a three-level, full-service mall in Ormoc City.

Union Group taking Daiso to Israel

Japan’s “dollar store” chain Daiso is about to enter the Israeli retail market, to be run by the Union Group.

Can Do Thailand eyes 100-strong chain of ¥100 stores

With unexpected demand at its seven outlets, Can Do Thailand plans to open as many as 100 shops by 2020.

Daiso Japan ramps up roll-out

Daiso Japan is to speed its store roll-out in the Philippines this year.

KL Gateway launches in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur has a new mall, KL Gateway, with a gross floor area of about 500,000 sqft (46,451 sqm).