• Thursday
  • November 27, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:31am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 191 for mainland shoppers

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - Cityseen

    Mainland shoppers falling out of love with logos, says Asprey

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen vivian.chen@scmp.com Mainland shoppers' love affair with logos is heading for the rocks, says designer Asprey When mainland shoppers spend on fashion, they like a designer ... it costs. "With mainland China [customers], who perhaps are still more into labels and brands, we need to explain [that]." Bespoke leather bags, game sets, cashmere scarves and fine ...

  2. Business - China Business - STOCKS

    No golden week for retail stocks

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing celine.sun@scmp.com Shares in the sector plunge on fears mainland shoppers are buying less during holidays No golden week for retail stocks Retailing stocks declined yesterday in Hong Kong on worries that fewer mainland shoppers are visiting the city during the golden week holidays and consuming less. The past few days of the National Day holidays have been ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Beware the golf ball racket at the Philippines airport

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... with what mainland shoppers are up to in Hong Kong will already know that tastes are changing. According to Nielsen, the fastest-growing segment of inbound tourism is the 8.9 million overnight ...   Selective gatekeeping Netizens and authors on the mainland have been congratulating Mo Yan for becoming the country's first Nobel literature laureate. But the Nobel Prizes have exercised ...

  4. Business - Companies - ELECTRONICS

    Mainland shoppers boost sales of Philips' lifestyle products in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Mainland shoppers buy into 'lifestyle' electronics Royal Philips Electronics is seeing brisk business for its "consumer lifestyle" products in Hong Kong, thanks to high demand from the growing numbers of mainland tourists shopping in the city. Without providing sales figures, Philips Hong Kong chairman Wiebo Vaartjes said: ...

  5. Business - Money - TOURISM

    Mainland shoppers divided by different tastes for luxury

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Mainlanders' taste for luxury differs Buying patterns differ sharply among mainland shoppers in Hong Kong, according to a recent survey by market research company Nielsen. The number of mainland ... month, Nielsen polled 600 mainland visitors to Hong Kong, evenly split between so-called seasoned and novice travellers. Seasoned travellers, defined as those who come from top tier cities ...

  6. Mainland shoppers' luxury letdown

    Posted Jan 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... billion) last year from 87 billion yuan in 2010. Thanks to the mainland's growing affluence, new customers are expected to underpin continued strong sales growth of 30 per cent this year. Ouyang does not expect economic jitters about the global outlook to dampen the mainland appetite for top-tier goods. 'Chinese people's habit of saving money will help when the outside ...

  7. Mainlanders help SHKP ring up record sales

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... competitiveness, this year's promotion budget for the 12 malls would be increased 20 per cent to HK$130 million, 40 per cent of which would be directed to attracting mainland shoppers and providing incentives for big spenders. Other than APM, the 12 malls include Tai Po Mega Mall in Tai Po, The Sun Arcade in Tsim Sha Tsui and Yuen Long Plaza. Fung said sales attributed to mainland shoppers ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    HK dollar can be strong again

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... and mainland shoppers from a weak Hong Kong dollar, but not everyone here is happy. We are offering our labour, paid for in a devalued currency. The price for currency stability has been costly- ... they travelled overseas to flaunt what was a strong currency. Now, we are providers of cheap labour services to rich mainland shoppers. We gain little from this, as we impose no form of tax on them. ...

  9. Leaders of the pack

    Posted Apr 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Shopping online has become big business and American consumers have long been in the forefront, but things have changed in recent years and mainland shoppers are now leading the pack. A survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) shows that mainland consumers are four times more likely to shop online compared to European shoppers and nearly twice as often as online shoppers ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - DIGEST

    Property Digest, November 21, 2012

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... the economic uncertainties, the strengthening of the yuan maintained Hong Kong's attractiveness towards mainland shoppers." Yvonne Liu   Tycoon sells two houses for HK$348m Entrepreneur Yu ...




SCMP.com Account