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Bob’s Select Space in Beijing blends bar and retail store

Bob’s Select Space is the flagship store for liquor retailer Bob’s Wine, aimed at creating a community space in a busy shopping area.

Canada Goose plans Beijing pop up

Winter clothing firm Canada Goose is opening a pop-up store in Beijing.

Tmall and Swire Properties launch New Retail initiative

Tmall and Swire Properties are launching a New Retail initiative creating tailored retail experiences at Swire Properties’ five mainland malls.

The Simpsons store: a new retail phenomenon?

The Simpsons TV series will spin off its first product stores – The Simpsons store – in China.

Uniqlo denies video role

Fast fashion giant Uniqlo says it had nothing to do with a Chinese fitting room movie which has gone viral.

[:en]PizzaExpress debuts in Beijing[:zh]PizzaExpress 在北京的首次亮相

[:en] Italian-inspired chain PizzaExpress has opened its first outlet in Beijing. The outlet in the heart of Sanlitun at Taikoo Li is the chain’s 500th restaurant worldwide. Established in London in 1965, by founder Peter Boizot who was inspired by his first visit to Italy, PizzaExpress promises “a real pizza experience” true to its Italian tradition of warm hospitality and traditional pizza making. Beijing is the brand’s stepping-stone into Northern China. With …

Adidas opens Beijing concept store

Sports goods brand Adidas has opened a new concept store “Home Court” in China’s capital city. The four storey “Home Court” sits in Beijing’s Sanlitun area and transforms the brand’s retail space, “celebrating its roots in sports and creating brand desire among its consumers”. “To stay at the heart of fashion cluster indicates the brand’s efforts to compete with rapidly growing fast-fashion brands and to enhance its access to fashion-loving consumers,” said Hermann Ng, CEO at Shanghai-base…