KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 30): Chris Bush, the CEO of Southeast Asia Food at Dairy Farm International, will take over the role that will be left vacant by Pierre-Olivier Deplanck, the managing director of GCH Retail (M) Sdn Bhd, once the latter leaves on Aug 30 to pursue new opportunities.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 8): RHB Banking Group is partnering Malaysian Retail Chain Association (MRCA) to support more than 400 leading retail chain store operators, franchisers as well as small and medium enterprises (SMEs) through the Malaysia International Retail & Franchise Exhibition 2019 (MIRF).
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 2): SUTL Global Pte Ltd, through its wholly-owned subsidiary SUTL Sports Retailing Pte Ltd, has entered Malaysia’s sports retail scene with the acquisition of a 51 per cent stake in the country’s largest Nike-only store operator, Sportsland Sdn Bhd.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 7): Retail Group Malaysia has raised its 2019 growth forecast for the country's retail sales to 4.
PETALING JAYA: Retail leasing markets in Asia Pacific have been quiet through the first quarter of 2019 and retailers will have to reconsider their operating strategies amid potential economic headwinds that might lead to slower sales, according to real estate market research firm CBRE Research in its “Asia Pacific Retail Trends Q1 2019” report released recently.
KUALA LUMPUR: London took the global top spot for luxury store openings in 2018, according to research from international real estate advisor Savills.