The State of Grocery in Southeast Asia

A series of emerging trends will put pressure on modern grocery retailers to adapt. Five “resets” hold the key to […]

Project Nexus

BIS’s Project Nexus prototype successfully links Eurosystem, Malaysia and Singapore payment systems; partners in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and […]

Korean Food Delivery App Boom

Korean food delivery apps are experiencing a boom, driven by burgeoning demand amid the spread of the lone-eating trend and […]

H&M Aims to Use 100 Percent Recycled Materials By 2030

The latest H&M Sustainability Report released this week aims for 100 percent recycled or other sustainably sourced materials by 2030. […]

Vietnam Convenience Store Growth to Lead Asia

Vietnam will be the fastest-growing convenience market in Asia by 2021, predicts international grocery research organization IGD. According to the […]

Uniqlo Targets Zara in Faster Fashion Move

From fast fashion to faster fashion: speed is seen as the key by Uniqlo owner Fast Retailing in its bid […]

Takashimaya Duty Free Shop Opening Soon

Takashimaya Duty Free Shop, Tokyo’s latest downtown duty-free store, will open late next month. The 2,800 sqm retail outlet is […]

China Retail Sales Grow Slower 9.5% in First Two Months

Retail sales in China expanded at a softer 9.5% during the first two months of 2017, undershooting a median forecast […]

Singapore Retail Sales Rise

The early timing of Lunar New Year has given Singapore retail sales a boost. Including or excluding motor vehicles, total […]

Vietnamese Prefer Overseas Sites for Online Shopping

Vietnamese online shoppers spend significantly more on overseas purchases than they do domestically as they believe international e-commerce platforms offer […]