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  1. Dressed for success with retail giant

    Posted Sep 05th 2009, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... Written by Wilson Lau To support rapid expansion on the mainland over the next few years, fashion retail chain Giordano International aims to recruit more managers and buyers through two ... orders with merchandisers. Phase one of the buyer management trainee programme lasts for six months and includes about 300 hours of work at retail outlets where interns are expected to acquire ...

  2. Retailer Wal-Mart picks Hong Kong for regional headquarters

    Posted Sep 04th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Wal-Mart Stores is seeking growth opportunities in China, India, Japan and elsewhere in the region- and the world's largest retailer will manage and develop its Asian ... is very important. As retailers, when you work out of the same office every day and you visit the stores, you have a tendency to come back and talk about the store and maybe interfere. We believe ...

  3. Foreign retailers under fire on mainland

    Posted Apr 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Rivals want laws to curb giants' growth but their efforts are futile, writes Mark O'Neill in Shanghai China's retail industry is demanding that the government enact ... Beijing has agreed to lift restrictions on foreign retailers from December 11, allowing them to open wholly owned outlets anywhere in China. The domestic industry is crying foul, saying ...

  4. Beijing's Finance Street is shopping for retailers

    Posted Feb 18th 2004, 12:00am by Andrew Collier

    ... companies, is hoping to attract a second wave of small to mid-sized international retailers with a new shopping mall of 72,000 square metres. The Four Seasons Shopping Mall is owned by Finance Street Holding, a company listed in Shenzhen, and is being marketed by Jones Lang LaSalle to European, United States and Asian retailers. While established companies such as McDonald's, KFC ...

  5. Latest buzz keeps retailers guessing

    Posted Jun 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... how each product is positioned in the market,' Mr Wang said. Retailers of electronic products tend to target consumers aged between 20 and 26, who are attracted by new features ...

  6. Retail giant set to get bigger

    Posted Oct 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Sheryl Sze

    ... Wal-Mart is looking to Hong Kong for skilled merchandising staff, writes Sheryl Sze WAL-MART GLOBAL Procurement, the newest division of retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, is searching ... would make ideal candidates. 'Since merchandising associates must interact with both Chinese suppliers and western retail buyers, candidates must be experienced merchandisers who ...

  7. Suning eyes HK market with HK$35m takeover of Citicall

    Posted Dec 31st 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Nanjing-based Suning Appliance is to take over Citicall Retail Management, one of the oldest and biggest retail players in Hong Kong, in a HK$35 million deal that will give ... from the retail sector. Suning, which is listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, planned to expand the sales network of Citicall from 22 now to about 50 in three years and pledged to retain ...

  8. 'Enough vacancies for sacked U-Right staff'

    Posted Oct 13th 2008, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... The department had recorded nearly 5,000 job vacancies in the retail sector, and believed the job market could absorb the workers, he said. The garment manufacturer and retailer had 500 workers in Hong ...

  9. Timberland plans Asia-Pacific HQ and e-commerce on mainland

    Posted Nov 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the number of its domestic retail outlets. President and chief executive Jeffrey Swartz yesterday said Timberland also plans to move its Asia-Pacific headquarters to the mainland from Singapore, but did not say when. The need for a sharper focus on China was made apparent last week, when the United States-based company, which has more than 1,000 retail outlets worldwide, reported ...

  10. Touch-pad firm coy on wage issue

    Posted Jun 09th 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... public offering in Hong Kong. Bloomberg, quoting people who declined to be identified, said the retailer would sell new shares in Hong Kong this year. An RT-Mart spokesperson, declining to comment on how much the company may raise or when the share sale may take place, said the retailer had not found an underwriter. Retail sales at RT-Mart's outlets amounted to 38.8 billion ...




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