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Hotpot-restaurant chain Haidilao opens 130 restaurants in six months

Hotpot-restaurant chain Haidilao opened 130 new restaurants in the first half of this year, boosting sales by 59.3 per cent to US$1.66 billion.

Estee Lauder Asia sales soar 25 per cent

Estee Lauder Asia sales soared 25 per cent in the year to June, with China, Hong Kong and the emerging markets in Southeast Asia the main performers.

Lendlease’s Paya Lebar Quarter Mall nears completion in Singapore

Paya Lebar Quarter (PLQ) Mall by Lendlease is set to open in Singapore on October 24, with a preview to commence on August 30.

Habitat by Honestbee stores planned for Asian cities

The futuristic Habitat by Honestbee grocery retail format is set for expansion across Asia provided Honestbee can secure court protection from its creditors.

G2000 banks on technology and laser-sharp focus for growth

Embracing new technology while maintaining a sharp focus on its market position, G2000 is continuing its expansion across Asia and the Middle East.

Shopee signs Cristiano Ronaldo

Southeast Asian/Taiwanese e-commerce platform Shopee has appointed global football icon Cristiano Ronaldo as its newest brand ambassador.

BreadTalk Group CEO quits, citing personal reasons

BreadTalk Group CEO Henry Chu has resigned, citing “personal and health reasons”.

Losses widen for Larry Jewelry in subdued luxury-goods market

Listed Hong Kong jewellery and Chinese medicine retailer Larry Jewelry has reported a higher loss as its sales plunged 23.1 per cent in the six months to June.

Reebonz launches on Ebay

Online luxury marketplace and Asia-Pacific platform Reebonz has launched a store on Ebay.

Australia’s The Source Bulk Foods opens in Singapore

Australia’s largest bulk foods and zero waste retailer The Source Bulk Foods has unveiled its first outlet in Singapore.

Singapore retail sales slip in June

Singapore retail sales – excluding motor vehicles – decreased by 2.7 per cent in June, according to Statistics Singapore.

Jack Wills placed in administration and sold to Sports Direct

Struggling UK fashion chain Jack Wills has been bought by Sports Direct for £12.75 million after being placed in administration.


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