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GNC Archives

Chinese pharmaceutical group may bid for ailing GNC

Chinese firm Harbin Pharmaceutical Group is poised to take over and privatise US vitamin and retailer supplier GNC.

KKR buys stake in TWG Tea, Osim parent V3

KKR is to invest as much as S$500 million (US$366 million) into V3, the parent of cafe chain TWG Tea and massage chair r...

GNC India plans big expansion

GNC India plans to available at 4000 retail stores by 2020.

Ron Sim speaks out about Osim future

Osim International founder Ron Sim has talked about his retail business’ future now it is free from its responsibilities...

Sprooki platform to launch in Indonesia

Shopper-engagement platform Sprooki will launch in Indonesia next month at Jakarta’s Supermal Karawaci.

Asian products feature in 8.8 Shopping Festival

Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and Thailand products were showcased in Tmall Global’s annual 8.8 Shopping Festival.

GNC takes July 4 to 122,000 Chinese

GNC live streamed July 4 festivities to 122,000 Chinese- and took them on a store tour.

Osim founder confounds market

Osim founder Ron Sim Chye Hock has puzzled the market by halting share trading in the group after announcing an upwardly...

Privatisation bid by Osim International boss

A privatisation bid has been made by Osim International chairman/CEO Ron Sim Chye Hock through an unconditional cash off...

Osim puts GNC Australia business in administration

Singapore retail group Osim International has appointed an administrator to its Australian GNC vitamin store operation.