Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
GS Retail unveils smart convenience store chain
GS RETAIL CO, a major South Korean retailer, said it recently opened a “smart convenience store” using a face recognition system and other technologies amid local retail firms’ race to automation.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:45
Looking sporty with 4F
With more than 200 retail and wholesale outlets in 35 countries, Polish activewear and lifestyle brand 4F has now landed in Thailand with its first retail store at Siam Discovery.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
Singapore liberates its power market
RESIDENTS in Singapore will be able to choose their electricity retailers starting from November, in an expansion of the open electricity market that launched in Jurong this April.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:32
Boots Thailand appoints new managing director
Boots Thailand announced the appointment of Mike Wanliss as managing director of Boots Retail (Thailand) Ltd. He will take up his new role on January 21 and will report to Dean Thompson, vice president and regional managing director Asia for international retail, Walgreens Boots Alliance.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
KoneSi rides digital platform to lift Myanmar’s logistics sector
RETAILERS will no longer need to bother about logistics and fleet operators or worry about empty runs in Myanmar thanks to an innovative technical solution launched earlier this year, according to Soe Pyae Aung, co-founder and chief operating officer of KoneSi Freight Co.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Retailers urged to gain consumer insights via technology
Retailers need to create more value for consumers by using the proper equipment, data and technology, according to Will Yunfei Wu, project manager for RetailEX Asean, the largest annual international trade exhibition and conference in Southeast Asia.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
eBay simplifies retail order processing in SE Asia
Global e-commerce giant eBay has launched the “eBay SEAPaSS” shipping platform to support eBay sellers in Southeast Asia by simplifying retail order fulfilment and providing automated shipping.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Siam Piwat eyes JVs with overseas partners
Siam Piwat, a local leading retail property developer and operator of Siam Paragon, Siam Centre and Siam Discovery Centre, said it will consider all potential possibilities of overseas expansion, Chollachat Meksupha, first executive vice president of Siam Piwat’s business development and investment division, said.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 17:28
eBay launches new delivery service
Online retailer eBay has launched the “eBay SeaPass” shipping platform to support eBay sellers in Asean by simplifying retail order fulfilment and providing automated shipping.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 19:09
Adidas boasts 40% sales boost
DHL eCommerce, a division of the world's logistics company Deutsche Post DHL Group, has facilitated growth of over 40 per cent for Adidas Thailand's retail revenue by enabling deliveries for the adidas.co.th site.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:00
From BANKRUPTCY to B2S
“I AIM to make OfficeMate an international brand and set up branches in the region,” Worawoot Ounjai, chief executive officer of COL and president of Thai Retailers Association, enthuses.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
CP Group looks to higher return from real estate
CP LAND PLC and Magnolia Quality Development Corporation (MQDC), the property owns by Chearavanont Family who also owns Charon Pokphand Group (CP Group), will invest a total of Bt200 billion till year 2022 in the developments of residential, office, hotel, retail, meeting/exhibition centre and industrial estate projects nationwide.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
Greater transparency urged in airport duty-free concession
The government sector must ensure transparency and fairness in framing the terms of reference for the airport duty-free concession, which is due this year, the Thai Retailers Association (TRA) said yesterday.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 01:00
Golden Land swings open Samyan Mitrtown as hot spot on Rama IV Rd
JUSTIFYING its billing as Bangkok’s new destination, Samyan Mitrtown, the first mixed-use project on Rama IV Road by Golden Land Property Development Plc, or Golden land, is setting out to meet the new generation’s lifestyle needs with retail, residential and office zones.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:34
Emporium to host ‘Art Dialogue’
Bangkok retail mall the Emporium is hosting an “Art Dialogue” to coincide with the Bangkok Art Biennale from September 6 to October 3. Fashion, beauty and lifestyle will be explored through four activities.