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  1. Business - Commodities - RETAILING

    Diamond traders go in search of higher margins as costs rise

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 05:34am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Rio Tinto, De Beers adopt different approaches to deal with limited supply, rising mining costs Diamond traders go in search of higher margins Faced with a limited global supply of diamonds and rising operating costs, De Beers and Rio Tinto executives are pointing to branded diamonds, which deliver much higher margins, as the future for the industry. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1595658/diamond-traders-go-search-higher-margins-costs-rise
  2. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    759 Store chief to launch 'traditional take on e-commerce'

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 03:23am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Retailer plans 'traditional' e-commerce The founder of the 759 Store discount chain, Coils Lam Wai-chun, plans to operate five distribution centres ... expanding his business to the mainland, saying import taxes made it illogical to operate in Guangdong. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1593492/759-store-chief-launch-traditional-take-e-commerce
  3. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Urban Outfitters opens first Asian store in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 02:54pm by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com American high-street chain Urban Outfitters is opening its first Asian store in Hong Kong at the end of the month in a wider push to the region as sales in its United States operations falter. The new store would open on September 30, joining sister brand Free People at Lab Concept at Queensway Plaza, the company said in a press release. Founded ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1590142/urban-outfitters-opens-first-asian-store-hong-kong
  4. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Luk Fook to expand in prime shopping districts as rent rises ease

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 01:27am by BLOOM

    ... of shops Luk Fook operated in Hong Kong would be unchanged from a year ago as it shuttered stores elsewhere, he said. The company had 44 shops in the city at the end of June. Financial Secretary ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1580963/luk-fook-expand-prime-shopping-districts-rent-rises-ease
  5. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Giordano net profit falls as clothing fails to impress

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 01:09am by TIFFANY AP

    ... a slight upturn in demand in some of our markets," chief financial officer Dominic Irwin said. Founded in 1981 by media mogul Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, Giordano operates more than 2,500 stores ... growth anymore and number two, your operating costs have gone up due to the speculation and the hype in the last couple of years. They're likely to stay high for a number of quarters." ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1573836/giordano-net-profit-falls-clothing-fails-impress
  6. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Swiss coffee machine maker is Starbucks' 'secret weapon'

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

    ... operator. Today, the Seattle-based giant accounts for a third of Thermoplan's sales. Other clients include Nestle, Google and Costa Coffee. Before a machine heads out the door, it must ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1567886/swiss-coffee-machine-maker-starbucks-secret-weapon
  7. Business - Economy - RETAILING

    The not-so-Great Singapore Sale: Mainland shoppers say Hong Kong is better value

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 03:25am by Bloomberg

    ... who is also Asia head of Dubai-based Al-Futtaim Group, the operator of retail chains such as Royal Sporting House, Marks & Spencer and Robinsons department store in Singapore. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1566514/mainland-chinese-shoppers-give-singapore-sales-thumbs-down
  8. News - Hong Kong - RETAILING

    Hong Kong's Consumer Council considers dispute resolution system for shoppers

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com The consumer watchdog may adopt a dispute resolution system for shoppers and companies that eliminates the need to go to court Buyers' council weighs ... arbitration system. "The Consumer Council can provide conciliation [services] between consumers and companies, but we do not have the legal power to make any rulings," its chairman, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1249942/hong-kongs-consumer-council-considers-dispute-resolution-system
  9. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    New e-commerce service takes challenge to rival Alibaba

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:27am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... a company formed by Shanghai Media to enable the operation of the partnership's next-generation e-commerce platform on the mainland. We're creating a new value proposition for both ... than 700 million. It operates 11 radio stations, 15 terrestrial television channels, 15 digital pay-television channels, and nine newspapers and magazines. The Chinese-language social ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1560743/new-e-commerce-service-takes-challenge-rival-alibaba
  10. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Duty-free shopping surges in popularity in China

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by Celine Sun

    ... the only operator authorised to run duty-free businesses nationwide, and it generates about 40 per cent of all industry revenues. Smaller player Sunrise Duty Free operates shops in Beijing and Shanghai's airports, while regional operators in Shenzhen, Zhuhai and Hainan have shops in each of these cities. "Haitang Bay shopping centre will be more luxurious and include more top brands ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1560734/duty-free-shopping-surges-popularity-china

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