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Kohl’s ditching in-store cafes

Many retailers are adding restaurants and even bars to enhance the shopping experience. Going forward, Kohl’s will not be one of them.

Bandai Namco brings VR into a Tokyo mall

Visitors to Tokyo Plaza may soon be wondering why some people are making fearful noises while walking along a wooden plank on the floor in an area run by games […]

Bang & Olufsen reveals UK expansion plans

High-end audio visual company Bang & Olufsen has announced plans to expand its UK presence with the introduction of multiple new stores across the country. The retailer has plans to […]

Duluth Trading expanding its store base

Brand awareness and sales growth are accelerating at Duluth Holdings where the company’s rapidly expanding store base is so young it won’t be able to report same-store sale growth until […]

Melbourne’s retail, hospitality sectors boom

Melbourne’s retail and hospitality sectors are growing strongly, creating jobs, economic growth and a buzzing international city, according to the 2013-17 Melbourne Retail and Hospitality Strategy Year Two report.

Discount grocer on fast-track

Aldi is expanding its fledgling footprint in Southern California. On Thursday, April 21, the grocer will open six stores in Los Angeles County, three in Orange County and one store in […]

Bruster’s Ice Cream launches in Korea

American company Bruster’s Ice Cream has opened its first franchised shop in South Korea and is the first of a 10-unit development agreement signed last year with Seoul-based Lee & Bruster’s.

Carrefour China opens in Haikou

Carrefour China has opened a new 7700 sqm store in China’s south. The Haikou Penghui hypermarket has opened in Haikou, in the Southern Territory.