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McDonald’s, The Cheesecake Factory find the perfect recipe for staying relevant during crisis

With customers subjected to stay-at-home orders or lockdowns, several global brands have found a perfect recipe for staying relevant and connected.

JAB Holding owners commit to Holocaust survivor program

The owners of JAB Holding, the parent company of Pret-A-Manger and other retail brands, have announced a contribution to a foundation benefiting Holocaust survivors as the family takes steps to compensate for their ancestors’ treatment of Jews.

Pret-a-Manger owner JAB Holding in Nazi nightmare

JAB Holding has pledged to pay US$11.3 million to charity after the family-owned company’s ties to the Nazi party were revealed.

Pret A Manger Hong Kong unveils flagship

Pret A Manger Hong Kong has opened a new flagship store in Elements this week.

Pret A Manger’s global business sold to Krispy Kreme parent

Pret A Manger’s global business, including Hong kong and Singapore, has been sold to JAB, a global investment firm.

Pret A Manger has 39 per cent profit leap

While Pret A Manger has not given details of its Hong Kong business, it has had a 39 per cent jump in pre-tax profits to £75.5 million overall.

Jollibee linked to Pret-A-Manger bid

A Pret-A-Manger bid by Jollibee Foods would value the sandwich and coffee chain at excess of US$1 billion.

Pret A Manger Hong Kong says demand growing for superfoods

Pret A Manger Hong Kong says superfoods and organic food are being increasingly marketed in Hong Kong.

Trendwatching analyst talks of a revolution

Acacia Leroy, Singapore-based trend analyst with Trendwatching Asia-Pacific, shared insights at the NRCE conference in Manila.

Shanghai summit draws global retailers

Dozens of global brands yet to enter the Chinese market are among 100 retailers attending next week’s Retail Real Estate Market.

Inside China: retailing’s new powerhouse

Shanghai might be inside China – but the modern, affluent, westernised city with its glitzy architecture, expensive cars and countless luxury retailers is not the real China. China is a tale of two economies: the fast, flashy city, and the hinterland where the majority of people remain relatively poor and eke out an existence waiting for their inevitable migration to the cities. Which explains why you can walk around a gleaming new mall packed with expensive brands like Burberry, Louis Vui…

Pret A Manger eyes China growth

British fast food chain Pret A Manger has put mainland China on its expansion map. The sandwich maker will debut in mainland China with an outlet in Shanghai’s K11 shopping mall later this year, complementing its Hong Kong outlets. “Building on our success in Hong Kong, we want to offer something different to the Chinese market and bring more British sandwiches, salads and organic coffee to a new audience,” said the company’s spokesperson. The chain plans to open 40 new shops this year …