• Friday
  • October 31, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:29pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 183 for retailing

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Wahaha tycoon eyes retail, mining business prospects

    Posted Mar 04th 2011, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... by opening retail outlets and acquiring mining projects overseas. 'If we want to go faster, we have to get into other industries,' said Zong, founder and chairman of Wahaha, ... of years. It was looking for a site for the first supermarket, which was likely to start operation this year. 'The main purpose for us to venture into retailing is to have a bigger say ...

  2. Retail titans in mainland push

    Posted Dec 16th 2010, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing Beijing's policy to spur domestic spending is prompting retail giants to step up their push into the mainland market. Fast food chain McDonald's Corp says ... in the country. Separately, Swedish-based furniture retailer Ikea announced yesterday that its second store in Beijing, which will cost 1 billion yuan to build, would open for business in 2012. The store, ...

  3. Mainland retail chain revamps for stock listing

    Posted Aug 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... several commercial giants by consolidating the logistics and retailing networks covering thousands of villages. According to a person close to New Cooperation, the company has concluded ... for an initial public offering. It aims to list in either Hong Kong or Shanghai. According to the 21st Century Business Herald, New Cooperation controls about 80,000 retail outlets in 16 provinces. ...

  4. TDC and Taobao launch online retail shop

    Posted Jul 01st 2010, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) Design Gallery and leading mainland online shopping website Taobao.com have jointly launched a retail channel, hongkongdg.taobao.com, to promote Hong Kong brands and designer collections on the mainland. The online shop will sell 100 per cent Hong Kong designs, ranging from fashion and accessories, jewellery and watches, ...

  5. CRE expects stimulus to fuel rebound in retail sales

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... during the first two months of the year, while the 128 outlets in Hong Kong saw improvement. The economic slowdown hurt the underlying net profit of the group's retail division, which fell ... and spilled into the Lunar New Year in February,' Chen said yesterday. 'The time ahead looks challenging, but we do expect some recovery in retail consumption.' CRE, which operates ...

  6. Suning Appliance joins top 10 regional retailers

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jeff Pao A second mainland consumer electronics retailer has joined the top 10 rankings of Asia-Pacific retailers last year. Suning Appliance Chain Store moved to tenth place from No11, according to the 2008 Retail Asia-Pacific Top 500 report compiled by Euromonitor International and published last week by Retail Asia magazine. Suning joins larger rival Gome, which jumped ...

  7. Retail plays strengthened by tourism trend

    Posted Jan 16th 2004, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Analysts have revised upwards their earnings forecasts for leading retailers' stocks as the growth in the number of mainland tourists coming to Hong Kong continues unabated and domestic consumption improves. Most brokerages expect to see stronger earnings growth for retailers such as Esprit Holdings, Sa Sa International, Dickson Concepts (International) and Giordano ...

  8. Mainland retail giant Guo Mei plans listing in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 05th 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... The biggest retailer of electrical appliances in China, a private company owned by the country's 27th-richest man, plans a listing in Hong Kong and is opening two stores ... at having 200 outlets nationwide this year. Electrical appliance retailing is a fiercely competitive business in China. ...

  9. Esprit's surge of 17pc lifts retailers

    Posted Feb 25th 2005, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... a retail analyst at BNP Paribas Peregrine. The fashion retailer's performance had a knock-on effect in the market as buying fever gripped a number of other retail stocks. It also bodes well for another fashion retailer, IT, with market traders predicting the retail tranche of the listing candidate's initial public offering to be more than 500 times oversubscribed when it closes ...

  10. Top agent nets $7m on resurgent retail deals

    Posted Feb 14th 2005, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li The retail property market enjoyed such a resurgence last year that the sector's top dealmaker pocketed more than $7 million in commissions. Investors splashed out more than $37 billion- up 104 per cent on Sars-ravaged 2003- to buy prime retail shops last year. The boom generated the highest commission revenues in the property market, according to industry ...




SCMP.com Account