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  1. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Samsonite to open more stores on travel optimism

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 06:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to open more stores on travel optimism Hong Kong-listed Samsonite International, the world's largest travel luggage maker, plans to open more new stores in Asia and the United States next year in a bid to capture the growing number of travellers in these regions. Kyle Gendreau, chief financial officer of Samsonite, unveiled the company's expansion plan to the South China ...

  2. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Duty-free shopping surges in popularity in China

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:26am by Celine Sun

    ... Running the five billion yuan (HK$6.29 billion) commercial complex is China Duty Free Group (CDFG), a subsidiary of China International Travel Service Corp. The state-owned company is so far ...

  3. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Daily items top mainland China tourists' Hong Kong shopping list

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:38am by Sandy Li

    ... a frozen food store in Foshan, Guangdong province, travels to Hong Kong two or three times a year. "I spent about HK$20,000 on medicines as we don't trust mainland products," he said. "Milk powder is a must-buy item as I have a two-year-old girl." Hong Kong is the only place Qiu has travelled to since making his first visit to the city through the individual ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Hong Kong property experts call for new tack to lure shoppers

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:39am by Peggy Sito, Sandy Li

    ... visitors. For example, when the Shenzhen-Hong Kong section of the Express Rail opens next year, travelling time from Shenzhen's Futian to West Kowloon Station would only take 15 minutes, she ... wanted to attract shoppers from neighbouring countries to reduce the reliance on mainland travellers. Instead of limiting the number of mainlanders visiting Hong Kong, Ng said: "We should ...

  5. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Growth in mainland Chinese interest in premium Swiss watches surges

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 10:26am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... especially from mainland travellers. Its brands include Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Piaget, Vacheron Constantin, Jaeger-LeCoultre, IWC, Panerai and Montblanc. Mobile searches accounted for 39.1 ...

  6. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Hong Kong retail group head sounds caution as January sales rise 16.8pc

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 05:10am by TIFFANY AP

    ... that people don't act out in an ugly way," she said. "When Hong Kong devised the independent traveller scheme to open up to tourists from mainland cities, nobody in Hong Kong raised ...

  7. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Prada to open 80 more stores worldwide in next 12 months

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 01:58pm by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com Overseas purchases by travelling Chinese will make up for falling luxury sales on the mainland Prada set for global spending spree While it expects ... concerns about the impact of the central government's campaign against extravagant spending by officials on the mainland's luxury goods sector. "Chinese people are travelling more ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Rise of online shopping forces mainland malls into rethink

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 04:34am by Peggy Sito

    ... plans by the big fashion labels was partly because of Beijing's crackdown on corruption and conspicuous spending. Also, as the population travelled more, retailers would begin targeting ...

  9. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Hong Kong's low-profile DFS brand now ready to go global

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 04:54am by TIFFANY AP

    ... its city outlets as luxurious destinations on par with any upmarket department store, although still friendly to their core customer base of travellers. It has been rolling out the new name ... with a boarding pass while staying true to its travel retail roots. The "T" in T Galleria stands for traveller. The company is focused on serving customers in their home language and maintains ...

  10. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    'Jewellery supermarket' takes off

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 05:19am by TIFFANY AP

    ... groups but locals and independent travellers," said Wong, adding that he hoped it would be a 50-50 split. Currently, the crowd is 80 per cent local and 20 per cent tourist. "Without tour groups, more individual travellers will start shopping and they will head to the mall. From the start, we had planned advertising in Shenzhen. [The tour ban] has had a very positive impact ...




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