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SK-II to open flagship store in Tokyo

Global skincare brand SK-II is to open an art-inspired flagship store in Tokyo next month.

Next-generation SK-II smart store opens in Shanghai

An SK-II Smart Store has opened in Shanghai featuring facial recognition, computer vision, and AI technology.

SK-II experiential concept store incorporates face authentication

An experiential concept store opened by beauty brand SK-II in Tokyo incorporates face authentication technology and AI.

Tmall taps 10 beauty brands for omnichannel growth

Tmall will this year work with top beauty brands to help them surpass RMB 1 billion in annual sales on the platform.

SK-II Boutique Spa opens in Kuala Lumpur

The SK-II Boutique Spa has opened at The Gardens in Kuala Lumpur, its second location after Singapore.

Shilla Duty Free opens second Incheon store

Shilla Duty Free has opened its second store at Incheon International Airport (IIA).

Big data helps Alibaba unmask fake cosmetics seller

Big data from Alibaba has helped Chinese authorities seize about US$2.9 million worth of fake cosmetics.

Rakuten launches Raxy subscription service

Japanese eCommerce company Rakuten Inc has launched a beauty-subscription service, Raxy.

DFS Group launches global beauty campaign

Luxury retail travel retailer DFS Group is launching a month long celebration of “all things beauty” in July.

Singapore online discounter launches

Singapore’s newest eCommerce player believes it will complement existing online merchants. will offer value-conscious shoppers access to coupons and deals from the growing list of existing online businesses. “Whether the goal is to prove savvy fashionistas can surely find their favorite products in Singapore or to shatter the misconception that there aren’t good deals to be found online, spans the fashion, beauty and lifestyle sectors with on…

Downtown duty free debut for Cambodia

Cambodians have been promised “an unforgettable shopping experience” when China Duty Free Group opens the nation’s first downtown duty free store on December 30. The 4500 sqm Angkor Duty Free store will sell a range of travel retail goods, including perfumes, cosmetics, fashion, jewellery, sunglasses, watches, liquor, tobacco, travel accessories, and confectionery. Over 200 premium and luxury brands from all over the world, including Dior, SK-II, Shiseido, Lancôme, Estée Lauder, Cl…