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  1. Business - Economy - RETAILING

    Hong Kong shopping malls record bumper new year sales

    Posted Feb 16th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Bumper New Year sales at HK malls The cash registers have been ringing loud and fast at Hong Kong shopping centres, with average sales rising 20 per cent at the start of the Year of the Snake, thanks to an influx of mainland tourists. Elizabeth Kok, the general manager for retail at Swire Properties, said some retailers at the Pacific Place mall ...

  2. Luxury brands pose dilemma for malls

    Posted Apr 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... been notable. Luxury brands are no longer content with residing in the discreet corners of a shopping mall for their elite consumers- they now sit proudly on the ground floor, confident ... clientele and are willing and able to bid for the most prominent retail spaces. But while this phenomenon is plain to see, the figures highlighting the high rents in shopping malls still have ...

  3. Rise in mainland shoppers spurs developer to renovate Prince's Building retail podium

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... 25 per cent of the shoppers in our shopping malls came from the mainland,' said Raymond Chow Ming-joe, an executive director at Hongkong Land. 'We found that increasing [numbers of] mainland travellers with higher income choose to go shopping in Central in recent months, as the malls have a greater selection of brands. 'The retail traffic at our shopping malls may be less ...

  4. Renhe soars on back of strong earnings result

    Posted Apr 27th 2010, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... billion yuan, up 36.5 per cent from 2008. The growth mainly came from selling the operating rights to parts of its shopping malls. During the period, the company sold the rights to more than ... development projects. The shopping centre operator plans to build 1.5 million square metres of underground malls this year. Renhe proposed a final dividend of 9.18 fen per share for the period. ...

  5. Malls show there's more to shopping

    Posted Jun 09th 2007, 12:00am by Oliver To

    ... and record-setting endeavours, Hong Kong's shopping malls pull out all the stops when it comes to attracting shoppers and getting them to stay a bit longer and spend a bit more. Prime commercial districts such as Causeway Bay, Central and Mong Kok are almost guaranteed to attract the high volume of passing customers that shopping malls want. The same applies to high density housing areas ...

  6. Spending spree

    Posted Aug 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... selecting locations that suit the brand image, and we had to persuade shopping malls to believe in our brand when we started retailing in China,' Ms Yip said. She said the first two retail points were successful in terms of sales, so the firm was able to expand. 'Location is not a problem now for us because shopping malls welcome us as we bring in more customers ...

  7. Niche Market

    Posted Feb 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Extensive mix of tenants appeals to young shoppers The random tenant mix and seeming lack of order in a local boutique mall may confuse first-time visitors, but landlords recognise this retail model fills a clear market niche and can also offer a good return on investment. 'Most of these malls are catering for young shoppers, and such a set-up provides a fast turnaround ...

  8. Flat growth in retail rents points to slowdown in shopping mall sector

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Rental growth at shopping malls slowed in the first half of this year and is likely to remain stable in the second half of the year, with property consultants saying the retail ... growth in shopping malls has been in a state of slowdown this year,' said Jeannette Chan, regional director of the retail department at Jones Lang LaSalle. 'Rental at poorly designed ...

  9. Shopping malls the cool place to be

    Posted Aug 12th 2003, 12:00am by Niki Law

    ... but on the bright side, it's helping the economy. People are flocking to air-conditioned shopping centres and cinemas and taking more taxis. According to shopping malls across Hong Kong, customer ... promotions recently launched by local malls. 'I think the promotions really help. I'm not sure business has gone up at all the shops in the mall, but I think quite a lot of people ...

  10. Shopping as a lifestyle experience

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Scarlet Ma

    ... going down to the mall and doing some shopping. You have seen the promotional campaign for the recently opened shopping centre and your friends have recommended it, so you decide to see ... an hour or so you are loaded up with shopping bags. You may be surprised that you bought so many things, but the people tasked with marketing the mall are not. They expected you to act the way you ...




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