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JV aims to boost Muji brand in Philippines

In a bid to boost the Muji brand, SSI Group has signed a JV agreement with Japan’s Ryohin Keikaku.

Metro Retail income soars 20.6 per cent

Metro Retail Sales, Visayas’ largest retailer, has reported a rise in after-tax income of 20.6 per cent to P758.6 million (US$16.4 million) for 2015.

Old Navy expands to Philippines

US retailer Gap Inc will open its first franchise-operated Old Navy stores in the Philippines in 2014. Gap will partner with Stores Specialists, which operates Gap brand and Banana Republic stores there, to open up to four Old Navy stores in 2014. The stores will feature the same store environment that the brand has become known for in the US and will offer men’s, women’s, kid’s and baby apparel and accessories. “With a steadily growing retail market, the Philippines represents …

Williams-Sonoma expands to Philippines

Williams-Sonoma is continuing its global expansion with a move into the Philippines. The American home products specialty retailer has partnered with Stores Specialists to open several brands in the country. Pottery Barn and Pottery Barn Kids will be the first formats to debut, expected to open in Manila in early 2014 at Bonifacio High Street in Taguig City. The agreement with SSI includes development rights in the Philippines for all brands in the Williams-Sonoma Inc portfolio including W…

Filipino supermarket chain to expand

Rustan’s to end the year with 15 new stores.

FamilyMart plans more Philippines stores

Convenience chain targets 300 Philippines stores in five years.

Muji opens new Philippine store

Japanese lifestyle brand adds store in Quezon City.

Ayala Land diversifies into retail

Real estate developer Ayala Land forms joint venture with retailer Stores Specialists.