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Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 06:30
CNBC
Welcome to the world of the increasingly price-sensitive Indian consumer where bargain-hunting is the norm and brand loyalty non-existent. "It's a never before world," says Rama Bijapurkar, India's foremost retail strategist and thought leader, describing the fast-growing middle class consumer as a "monster hammering down prices relentlessly" in his pursuit of value and quality. For a sampling of how this so-called promiscuous consumer operates, look no further than India's smartphone market where high-end offerings like Apple's iPhones have failed to make significant...
2014-07-31 06:30
The General Statistics Office (GSO) of Vietnam on Monday reported that the total retail sale of goods and services in the first seven months achieved a year-on-year increase of 11.4 percent to USD78....
Japan's inflation came in as expected in June, data showed on Friday, boosted by the consumption...
2014-07-31 06:30
When Chinese tourists travel to Europe, many head for the continent's luxury boutiques in order to snap up high-end fashion items. But as an increasing number of people from the world's second-...
Retail rents in Singapore rose 0.6 percent in the second quarter, against a decline of 0.3 percent...
2014-07-31 06:00
Women's fashion chain Noni B has warned sales failed to recover in June after a slump in trading around the release of the federal budget and the chain would now report a full-year loss as high as...
A high-tech shopping mall is set to open alongside the Shanghai Pudong Software Park later this...
2014-07-31 06:30
Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday said it will invest a further USD2 billion in India a day after the country's largest e-tailer Flipkart attracted USD1 billion of fresh funds, raising the stakes in a...
French skincare retailer L'Occitane says it has chosen Yourcegid Retail software to fuel its...
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According to WWD, Mark Sebba has confirmed he will step down as CEO of Net-a-Porter (owned by Richemont Group) this week. He will remain with the company in a non-executive role. Sebba, who has been...
More than 1300 jobs will have been lost from the Australian discount retailers Crazy Clark's and...

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