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  1. Retail systems help track shoppers

    Posted Jul 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez With the economic crisis putting the squeeze on consumer spending, more retailers in Hong Kong and major mainland cities have turned to advanced customer tracking and sales analysis technologies to learn what works best for their target shoppers. 'The economic downturn has stimulated interest in solutions that allow retailers to determine which stores are drawing ...

  2. Disney deal will give city retail boost

    Posted Jan 07th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Michael Taylor The city's status as a licensing hub has been given a shot in the arm with the signing of a recent agreement with Disney Consumer Products. Under the deal, signed last month with the Hong Kong government, VTech Holdings will be able to ...

  3. Morgan Stanley cleared for stake in retailer

    Posted Jan 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... third-biggest home appliance retailer, banking sources say. Morgan Stanley will pay US$50 million for the holding, in the process becoming Shanghai Yongle Home Electronics Appliance Company's third-largest shareholder. The move gives it the inside track when it comes to handling a planned Hong Kong listing by the retail chain operator. Shanghai Yongle president Chen Xiao said recently ...

  4. Xtep prices IPO at low end to raise HK$2.2b

    Posted May 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jonathan Yang and Tim LeeMaster Xtep International Holdings, a mainland sportswear retailer, priced its shares at the low end of the expected range to raise about HK$2.23 billion from its ... to HK$5.50 each. Xtep had closed its retail subscription on Monday but extended institutional subscription for one day to get more orders from international institutional investors. Trading ...

  5. Hontex aims to raise HK$1.4b

    Posted Dec 14th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... in sportswear, would launch an advertising campaign for its MXN-branded clothing and open a series of flagship retail outlets across the mainland. The company and its Taiwanese founders plan to spend ... has a mainland network of more than 500 franchised retail shops. A further 13 per cent of proceeds would be used to improve and expand manufacturing facilities at its plant in Fuqing, Fujian, ...

  6. HK's first reit IPO to be world's largest ever

    Posted Nov 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of retail and car parking assets from the Housing Authority will be the world's largest-ever reit IPO. The yield on investment would be between 6.5 and 6.9 per cent, or slightly below the 7.2 ... which comprises 151 retail properties and about 79,000 car-park spaces, is estimated at $21.9 billion, with a steady rental income stream, based on a $30.9 billion valuation of the underlying ...

  7. Gome and Haier target sales of 50b yuan in trailblazing contract

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu The mainland's leading white-goods manufacturer and its biggest retailer of household electrical appliances have signed a deal to sell 50 billion yuan (HK$57.53 billion) ... and retailers because it requires more extensive co-operation, including product customisation and building up sales channels. Haier will provide 600 types of products for Gome annually, about half ...

  8. Oracle knocks rival out of battle for Retek

    Posted Mar 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez The bidding war for retail automation software supplier Retek ended yesterday, with Oracle scooping up the Minnesota firm from larger rival SAP with a US$631 million cash offer. ... step in that direction, and it strengthens our position in the retail applications market globally.' About 80 per cent of Retek's customers run on California-based Oracle's ...

  9. Action packed

    Posted Feb 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... will soon be available in Hong Kong, retailing for HK$85,500 each. Of the more distinctive chronographs to have come to market recently, the Piaget Polo FortyFive Chronograph 2010 edition (above ... average chronograph and the titanium lends the watch a futuristic edge. The Piaget Polo FortyFive 2010 edition is limited to 500 pieces and retails for HK$145,000. ...

  10. Playboy looks to cleaner image in Asia with brand apparel

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A small litter of recent brand licensing deals- for mainland apparel with Glory Rabbit, for a pair of casino nightclubs in Macau with Sands China, and for a retail outlet in Taipei- are part ... to Flanders. Glory Rabbit plans to open 2,000 to 3,000 Playboy-branded retail outlets in coming years, starting with major hubs like Shanghai and Hangzhou and branching out to second- and third-tier ...




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