Shopping centres had a great year in FY2013 thanks to higher spending on fashions, food and lifestyle goods. The top selling SCs fared much better than the sector as a whole. The increase in spending before the tax hike on non-essential high ticket items such as fashion and the sharp rise in tourism helped lift […]
GMS crisis deepens: top chains announce store closures
FOCUS: Retail Industry Performance FY2014: solid results for many as distribution evolution continues
G-Foot overtakes Chiyoda, targets ABC Mart
80% of retailers expecting increased profits in FY2015
Aeon taking axe to private brands
Itochu to buld new food empire by merging Familymart with Uny
Aeon: where’s the profit?
Another great year for SC expansion
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