A shopper departs Sogo’s Tsim Sha Tsui department store on January 9, 2023. Photo: Elson Li
A shopper departs Sogo’s Tsim Sha Tsui department store on January 9, 2023. Photo: Elson Li

Hong Kong retailer Sogo to close Tsim Sha Tsui store after 18 years, even as mainland China tourists return to city

  • The store is holding a ‘closing super sale’ and will shut on March 12 as its lease expires, according to owner and operator Lifestyle International
  • The return of mainland Chinese tourists will make only ‘limited contributions’ to Hong Kong’s retail sector in the short term, the company says

A shopper departs Sogo’s Tsim Sha Tsui department store on January 9, 2023. Photo: Elson Li
A shopper departs Sogo’s Tsim Sha Tsui department store on January 9, 2023. Photo: Elson Li
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