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Play Everything Lounge opens at Sunway Pyramid, Malaysia

Sony has opened its first Play Everything Lounge by PlayStation in Southeast Asia at Sunway Pyramid.

Malaysia home to Sony’s first Extra Bass store in Southeast Asia

Sony’s first Extra Bass store in Southeast Asia has just opened in Kuala Lumpur’s Sunway Pyramid Asian Avenue.

Nike and Sony Playstation collaborate on sneaker

Nike and Sony Playstation are set to introduce a signature shoe with NBA superstar Paul George.

Hybrid watches to drive smartwatch sales, says Juniper Research

Analogue-style watches with smartwatch features will make up more than half of the smartwatch market by 2022, says Juniper Research.

Mitsui Fudosan Malaysia starts work on KL mall

Integrated developer Mitsui Fudosan Malaysia broke ground yesterday on the Mitsui Shopping Park LaLaport Kuala Lumpur.

Jay Mart launches Jaycamera chain

Jay Mart plans to spend THB50 million opening up to 10 Jaycamera shops this year.

Technology dominates Best Global Brands 2016

Eleven Asian brands are listed among the world’s most valuable in Interbrand’s Best Global Brands 2016 report.

CMO Summit speaker looks at branding

“Thinking of people as ‘customers’ is an outdated approach,” Marcus Evans CMO Summit 2016 speaker Col Kennedy believes.

Lippo Group expands into online wholesaling

After launching its Matahari Mall online shop in October, Indonesia’s Lippo Group is expanding its eCommerce activity into wholesale services.

Virtual reality in retail stores

Virtual reality in retail: Why this rapidly evolving technology will be the next major technology gamechanger for retail – online and offline.

Pay by watch in Singapore NFC trial

Sony, Singtel and the Land Transport Authority have teamed up in a Singapore NFC technology trial allowing commuters to ‘pay by watch’ on public transport.

Lane Crawford named Super Retailer of the Year

Lane Crawford, the Hong Kong luxury department store, has been named Super Retailer of the Year for 2015.