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Smart move as Google Singapore goes online

After launching its online store, Google Singapore has introduced its smart speaker Google Home to Southeast Asia.

Courts Asia Singapore planning $10 million revamp

Courts Asia Singapore plans a $10 million revamp of seven of its 15 outlets, including its flagship megastore.

New Challenger flagship features concept zones

The new Challenger flagship store at Bugis Junction, opening tomorrow, features 15 concept zones.

iCommerce Asia attracts $2m in funding round

Singapore eCommerce supply-chain management startup iCommerce Asia has raised S$2 million in a pre-Series A funding round.

Virtualand pulling plug at Bugis Junction

Virtualand, one of Singapore’s biggest video-game arcades, is closing its flagship outlet at Bugis Junction.

Chatbot Sparkle to help CapitaLand customers.

CapitaLand customers will soon have concierge services through the artificial intelligence of chatbot Sparkle.

Compass One reopens after year-long upgrade

Sengkang’s Compass One mall has officially re-opened after a year-long upgrade.

Compass One mall loses nautical theme in overhaul

After nearly a year of renovations and two name changes, Singapore’s Compass One mall has reopened.

Technology backs Challenger online foray

High technology lies behind the Challenger online foray as the electrical goods retailer places increasing emphasis on e commerce.

Challenger loses its flagship

Challenger Technologies, Singapore’s listed tech retailer, is putting on a brave face in the wake of news the mall hosting its flagship is to be demolished next year.

Rising costs eat into Challenger profit

Singapore’s largest IT retailer Challenger Technologies says retail sales remained flat in the last nine months.

Challenger plans more stores

Listed IT chain Challenger Singapore plans to open new stores this year as sales increase despite the city’s retail malaise.