Girard-Perregaux Archives - Inside Retail Asia

Kering revenues soar 28 per cent, fuelled by Asia-Pacific

Kering revenues in Asia-Pacific, (excluding Japan), soared 34.4 per cent in the first half year.

Girard-Perregaux Singapore flagship

Girard-Perregaux Singapore boutique is Swiss watchmaker’s first Southeast Asian flagship.

Studio City retail tenants revealed

Taubman Asia, managing the Macau Studio City retail component, has named the tenants already signed up.

The Hour Glass to expand network

Luxury watch retailer The Hour Glass Limited is to open a new flagship in Singapore, and open its first Watches of Switzerland store in Malaysia.

Hengdeli shifts focus to mid market

Chinese watch retailer and wholesaler Hengdeli Holdings is to expand into the mid market as it mainland China business grows.

FJ Benjamin to close stores

Listed Singapore retailer FJ Benjamin says it will close some stores in Singapore and scale down others as it manages a downturn in sales. The company’s plans – of which there were no further details – were included in the first quarter financials released on New Year’s Eve. FJ Benjamin posted an improved profit despite a massive 22 per cent slump in sales. In the three months to September 30 sales totaled S$75.4 million, compared with $96 million in the same period in 2013. Gross prof…

Macau watch fest expands to gems

Luxury travel retailer DFS Group has opened its sixth annual DFS Masters of Time collection in Macau. This year’s collection of 400 fine watches – and for the first time, jewelry items – from 40 of the world’s most prestigious brands is on display at T Galleria by DFS, the anchor of The Shoppes at Four Seasons. The collection will remain for public sale and viewing until February 28. Harold Brooks, president, global merchandising with DFS Group said the collection has been caref…