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Starbucks Japan launches Smart Lounge railway station concept

Starbucks Japan has launched a new concept store in collaboration with railway operator JR East, the Starbucks Coffee Takanawa Gateway Station.

JR East metro station stores to open in Singapore

East Japan Railway Co. is expanding its operations into Singapore with new JR East metro station stores launching in island’s metro stations.

East Japan Railway to open Taiwan mall

The East Japan Railway is launching its first overseas shopping mall in Taiwan next month.

JR East tests unmanned store in Tokyo

Japanese railway network operator JR East is testing an unmanned store in a Tokyo railway station.

Japan Rail Cafe ventures overseas

A travel-themed Japan Rail Cafe has opened in Singapore’s Tanjong Pagar Centre.

Apple Japan rolling out Apple Pay

Apple Japan mobile device users will be able to use Apple Pay for purchases from next month.