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Friday, January 30, 2015 - 06:30
Retail in Asia
Japanese retail giant Aeon Co. said on Tuesday that it has reached an agreement on a business tie-up with two of Vietnam's major retailers Fivimart Co. and Citimart Co. in a bid to develop supermarket business in Vietnam. Fivimart Co. is the largest supermarket company in Hanoi, operating 20 stores in the capital city. Citimart Co. is the largest supermarket operator in southern Vietnam, operating 27 stores mainly in Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in the region. Aeon Co. has been promoting a "Shift to Asian Markets" strategy, working together with the group companies in China...
2015-01-30 06:00
Japan's retail sales rose for a sixth straight month in December, providing evidence of a gradual recovery in private consumption as the economy climbs out of recession. The 0.2 percent year-on-year...
Department stores and large supermarkets retail growth in China will remain sluggish and store...
2015-01-30 06:00
The Chinese yuan (renminbi) overtook the Canadian and Australian dollar as a global payments currency in November 2014, and now takes position behind the Japanese Yen, British pound, Euro and US...
The holiday season is always a bustling period for retail and Southeast Asia’s online shop...
2015-01-30 06:30
Already reeling from a handful of scandals, Japan's fast-food industry faces a new problem: diners are no longer heading out for meals like they used to. "Japanese consumers are choosing to buy...
“Crashing is creating.” This was the tagline of one of the videos published by Swiss...
2015-01-30 06:00
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's financial arm is seeking regulatory approval to access the Chinese national police's database so consumers can open online bank accounts with a mug shot. The financial arm...
Many retailers, large and small, brick-and-mortar and online, had their brands tarnished by...
2015-01-30 06:00
Mattel recently announced the appointment of Christopher A. Sinclair as the company’s new chairman and interim Chief Executive Officer. inclair, who has served as a member of Mattel's Board of...
McDonald's said on Wednesday that Don Thompson will retire as President and CEO and as a member of...

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