More retailers who traditionally sold through department stores are switching to direct-to-consumer sales.
Daiei saved 50% in opening costs for its upcoming unmanned store.
As employees remain working from home, retailers could consider focusing on comfort, analysts have advised.
Customers can explore over 10,000 showrooms through their phones.
The company rolled out its first drive-through store in Malaysia.
It offers a range of products from Disney-themed items to phone accessories.
Convenience chains are focusing on returning to a growth trajectory.
Taobao will waive deposit fees for new merchants, with refunds for existing sellers.
This comes as more users shop for specialty imports, such as juices from Cuba.
And Swiss watch brand Piaget to open more stores in China.
Founder Dennis Tay is expected to file for personal bankruptcy.
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Through its Always Open on eBay Australia initiative, over 1,000 retailers have set up online shops on its platform.
Suppliers may even soon become competitors with retailers in the e-commerce space.
Companies are likely to diversify their sourcing options in the long term.
Analysts are bearish about the sector for the rest of 2020 due to weak tourism.
They rolled out an English-language customer-service and self-service registration system.
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