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  1. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Swiss coffee machine maker is Starbucks' 'secret weapon'

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:29am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Weggis, Switzerland US chain's 'secret weapon' is the automatic models made by Swiss firm Thermoplan as it intensifies its charge on China and Asia-Pacific Coffee machine brews success at Starbucks As Starbucks Corp intensifies its charge on China, one of its little-known weapons is a family-owned company in a sleepy Swiss village. Thermoplan, based ...

  2. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Anta first to break away from loss-making Chinese sportswear pack

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 03:27pm by TIFFANY AP

    ... 6 results briefing, "our performance does not represent the industry. Not everybody can get out of this consolidation". It remains to be seen whether competitors such as China Dongxiang, Xtep and 361 Degrees can pull through. Li-Ning, the other major sportswear brand, is expected to have staying power due to its market share and brand equity from celebrity athlete founder, ...

  3. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Chinese customers' lack of loyalty puts pressure on brands

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 01:15am by TIFFANY AP

    ... consolidation in both the retail and [fast-moving consumer goods] sectors but this does not mean that multinational companies will absorb local players. In fact, in recent deals between Tesco and China Resources Enterprise, Danone and China Mengniu Dairy, and Pepsi and Master Kong, the local companies have become the dominant partners," the study said. ...

  4. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Luxury brands must embrace digital strategies, industry summit told

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 05:34am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Group, which owns prestige menswear brands Gieves & Hawkes and Kent & Curwen, told a panel discussion yesterday of industry insiders at the South China Morning Post 's inaugural ... consumer is talking about us. It's a thing of power and you have to be a part of that conversation or else you'll no longer be connecting." Public relations firm Prestique's ...

  5. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Watchmaker Bremont takes its own time with move into China market

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 04:11am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com Watchmakers take their own time with China British-based Bremont has become the latest luxury watchmaker joining the fray for a piece ... stone" to the mainland, co-founder Giles English told the South China Morning Post. "Many mainland people come to Hong Kong and shop, and we make sure they go home and know Bremont," ...

  6. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Watchmakers woo women to boost sluggish sales

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 01:08am by Reuters

    ... financial crisis hurt sales, it was followed by a stronger rebound that was driven by demand in China. Now however, sales of men's watches in China have slowed, and demand in the West ... and results in the big dials which women tend to shun for battery-powered, unobtrusive styles. However fashions are changing. A trend for bulkier watches, and a boom in jewellery sales have lifted ...

  7. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Walmart keeps on expansion path in China

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 01:38am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... China and second- and third-tier cities where the company sees opportunities to leverage its global sourcing and distribution network to compete against less resourceful regional players. Walmart is the third-largest supermarket chain on the mainland with a market share of 5.8 per cent and US$9.2 billion in revenue last year, according to China Market Research Group (CMRG). ...

  8. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Wal-Mart to add 110 stores in China as it closes underperforming outlets

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 01:02pm by BLOOM

    ... in Beijing yesterday. Wal-Mart is closing less profitable stores and revamping business units on the mainland amid increasing competition from regional rivals Sun Art Retail and China Resources ... Wal-Mart and China Resources tied for second place with 11 per cent each last year. The mainland's hypermarket industry is going through a wave of consolidation. Tesco, Britain's largest ...

  9. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Sun Art aims to boost market share by opening more stores

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 05:09am by TIFFANY AP

    ... to open 110 stores across the mainland by 2016. Sun Art, which operates Auchan and RT-Mart, is one of the largest hypermarket operators. Last year it was tied with China Resources Enterprise ... Mercier said he was not concerned about competition with China Resources Enterprise, which acquired Tesco's Chinese business last autumn. "We don't feel any particular pressure. We ...

  10. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Hong Kong closures signal Gome retreat

    Posted Jan 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... of local resources" compared to domestic players like Fortress and Broadway. More importantly, the company's long-term plan to shift its focus to the online market and lower-tier mainland ... before closing at 94 HK cents, down 5.05 per cent. "Actually, I think this is not a bad decision by Gome," said Charlie Chen, head of China consumer research of BNP Paribas. "The ...




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