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Korea Seven’s takeover of rival Ministop cleared by regulator

“The approval is expected to spur competition and promote consumers’ benefits as the deal will likely strengthen three-w...

Lotte Group acquires Ministop South Korea

Japanese c-store operator to exit Philippines partnership as well.

Daesang to sell Ministop stake to partner Aeon

South Korean food manufacturer Daesang is reportedly exiting the convenience store business, selling its stake in the Mi...

7-Eleven South Korea tops franchisee-dispute tally

7-Eleven South Korea has run up the greatest number of formal disputes between head office and franchisees of any franch...

Aeon ends partnership with Vietnam grocer Fivimart

Japanese retail giant Aeon has sold its stake in Hanoi-based grocery chain Fivimart after four years and a US$8 million ...

Rivals in race for Ministop South Korea chain

Shinsegae and Lotte are competing to take full ownership of Ministop South Korea.

MiniStop Korea future uncertain as profits dive

The future ownership of South Korea's fourth-largest convenience store chain, MiniStop Korea, is uncertain.

South Korean c-stores boost private-label ranges

More South Korean c-stores are set to launch in-house products as local retailers move to attract more consumers with pr...

Aeon Vietnam aims to open 500 grocery stores

Aeon Vietnam is planning to open 500 grocery stores across the nation by 2025.

Apple Japan rolling out Apple Pay

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