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Samsonite Asia sales surge

For the nine months to September 30, Samsonite Asia net sales increased by US$96.7 million, or 14.6 per cent.

Soo Kee Group plans to sell diamonds online

Singapore listed jeweller Soo Kee Group is planning to become the first bricks and mortar store in the city to start selling gold and diamonds online.

Corner stores still dominate Asia retail

In Asia retail, the humble corner store is an essential ally to fast-moving consumer goods in the battle for market share and customer loyalty, according to a new report from global performance manage…

Ishtara Jewellery plans expansion into Europe

Ishtara Jewellery, a Singapore business with origins in India, plans to expand within Asia and into Europe and the Middle East.

What millennials want

Chinese millennials – China’s new rich – are looking to spend double the Asia-Pacific average on luxury items.

Asia leading in cross-border eCom

The Asia-Pacific region could soon account for half the world’s cross-border eCommerce trade.

Hong Kong ‘best in the world’

A new report ranks Hong Kong the best location in the world to open a retail business. Singapore ranks second.

Flipkart to use Singapore image search tech

Indian online marketplace Flipkart has adopted image search technology developed by ViSenze in Singapore.

Aeropostale to enter India, Indonesia

US mall-based youth fashion discounter Aeropostale has announced new partnerships in India and Indonesia.

Buffalo Wild Wings serious about Asia

US casual dining chain Buffalo Wild Wings is in varying stages of securing master franchisees in at least six more Asian countries.

9 keys to reaching Asian consumers

With the middle class predicted to double to 1.32 billion by 2020, Asian consumers – and their expectations – are changing rapidly.

Figaro’s Pizza eyes Asia

US-based pizza chain Figaro’s is seeking franchisees across most of Asia after success in the Middle East.