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Slower growth in sight for China’s e-tailing sector

However, intensifying competition may prompt players to seek out new growth engines.
3 days ago

Slower growth in sight for China’s e-tailing sector

However, intensifying competition may prompt players to seek out new growth engines.
3 days ago

Omnichannel retailers best placed to survive in India: report

High fixed spending and the lack of seasonal cash inflow are threatening retailers.
11 days ago

Japan’s retailers take hit from Olympics’ overseas spectator ban

The industry invested heavily in the buildup to the Olympics, expecting a sales boost.
17 days ago

Home deliveries drive India’s foodservice sector

The sector is expected to witness new formats such as cloud kitchens.
25 days ago

Pressures remain for Indonesia’s hypermarkets despite Giant closure

The market is facing competition from mini-markets and traditional groceries.
1 month ago

E-commerce retailing formats proliferate in APAC’s retailing industry

Social media, digitalisation, and technology are strong growth drivers for retailers in the region.
1 month ago

How APAC’s luxury retailers can leverage China’s early recovery

Brands are urged to collaborate with marketplaces to boost digital engagement.
1 month ago

Membership-only wholesale stores emerge in China

Costco’s market entry in 2019 drew the attention of local retailers.
1 month ago

High inflation and job loss threatens India’s retail spending

India recorded a 11-year high wholesale price index in April.
1 month ago

New revenue streams crucial for APAC’s duty-free market: report

It will benefit the market to convert domestic demand into offshore duty-free sales.
2 months ago

Tsim Sha Tsui hailed as APAC’s most expensive retail strip

Rental rankings saw little shifts despite overall price declines in the region.
2 months ago

How to push development of China’s department stores

Department stores are said to characterize their cities’ development.
2 months ago

Opportunities await for DTC retail model: report

More retailers who traditionally sold through department stores are switching to direct-to-consumer sales.
3 months ago

Four obstacles slowing digitalization of China's department stores

Companies need employees that can engage and capture young consumer groups.
3 months ago

Five challenges Asia's retailers will face amidst e-commerce transition

The region saw more households shopping online during 2020, with Hong Kong one of the fastest changing markets.
3 months ago

Indonesia's B2B e-commerce market thriving amidst FMCG sector's growing complexity

GudangAdah has emerged as the sector’s biggest player in terms of transaction volumes.
3 months ago

Singapore's supermarkets to lose some value in 2022: IGD

More Singaporeans have been allowed to work back in offices since December 2020.
4 months ago