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  1. Business - Companies - RESULTS

    Retailer to expand circle on mainland China

    Posted Mar 28th 2013, 12:00am by PAUL SOH

    ... Paul Soh paul.soh@scmp.com Retailer to expand circle on mainland Convenience Retail Asia, operator of Circle K convenience stores and Saint Honore cake shops, is looking to double ... and escalating expenses, we expect consumer sentiment to improve in the second half of 2013," said Richard Yeung, chief executive of Convenience Retail Asia. Yeung said that although operating ...

  2. Business - China Business - RETAIL

    Retailer Stelux eyes dealmakers to turn around China business

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by Ray Chan

    ... Ray Chan ray.utchan@scmp.com Chairman will appoint two experienced dealmakers to help bring profit to its optical and watch stores on the mainland Stelux rises on turnaround hope Shares of Stelux Holdings, a Hong Kong-based retailer of mid-priced glasses and watches, climbed yesterday after the company chairman said he would bring in two heavyweight executives to turn around ...

  3. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    L'Occitane on track to reach store expansion target

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com L'Occitane to reach expansion target L'Occitane International, a French cosmetics maker and retailer, is on track to reach its store expansion target this year despite slower global economic growth, as it reports a better-than-expected first-half profit growth. The company posted a 16.3 per cent year-on-year rise in net profit to €33.7 million ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Global brands pause as store sales growth slows on China

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... as retail sales growth slows Global brands have scaled back their expansion plans on the mainland due to slowing growth in retail sales. "Luxury brands turned cautious on expansion in first-tier cities in the first quarter," said Thomas Lam, head of research for Greater China at property consultancy Knight Frank. While total retail sales volumes stayed strong in the first ...

  5. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Yata vows cheaper food after openings

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Economies of scale will add to benefits of falling yen at Japanese-themed retail chain as it opens three new outlets in Hong Kong in three months Yata vows ... the retail arm of Sun Hung Kai Properties, said it did not expect the yen to decline much more, Yata's chief executive, Daniel Chong Wai-chung, said prices of fresh and prepackaged food at its ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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, ...

  8. SHKP to give Beijing mall a second facelift

    Posted Nov 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... undergone a significant change, said Ian Choy Chi-keung, SHKP's chief representative in Beijing. 'The retail market in Beijing is changing. The purchasing power of local middle-income ... as gifts. That's why sales of luxury brands expanded aggressively. But in the past two to three years, salaries of white-collar workers have risen rapidly,' said Ada Nip, head of retail ...

  9. Landlords offer more than space to retailers

    Posted Jun 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu As the most alluring consumer market in the world, thousands of foreign retailers attempt to establish a foothold in China every year. But the road to success is not easy and many fail. To secure and retain tenants in this challenging retail market, developers of mainland shopping centres are therefore going beyond simply marketing space to provide an advisory ...

  10. China AMC prepares retail investor fund

    Posted May 04th 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee China AMC, the mainland's largest fund manager, is preparing a fund for retail investors in Hong Kong after it gained regulatory approval last year to operate in the city. ... said. 'The next step will be developing products for the retail market.' The plan is to launch a retail fund with a China and Asia theme in the next 12 months, Ho said. The firm ...




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