Don Don Donki to open ninth Singapore outlet

JAPANESE retailer Don Don Donki, which opened an outlet in Jurong in January, is currently set to open one more store in Singapore, putting it on track to hit its goal of 10 stores in the Republic...

Sports Link buckles under overdue debts

RETAILER Sports Link Holdings has been ordered to be wound up upon an application by supplier Adidas Singapore over S$1 million in overdue trade payables. The retailer with total debts amounting...

May retail sales hit all-time low; industry hoping for rebound

SINGAPORE retailers crashed to an all-time low in May, as revenue was more than halved on the year before.

Singapore retail sales notch record 52.1% drop in May on 'circuit-breaker' fallout

SINGAPORE retail sales plummeted by a record degree in May, as the second month of the national “circuit breaker” extended the sector’s losses.

Lululemon to buy home fitness start-up Mirror for US$500m

[TORONTO] Lululemon Athletica Inc said on Monday it would buy home fitness company Mirror for US$500 million, as the high-end yogawear maker looks to cash in on booming demand for home workout...

CapitaLand will be 'stronger than before'

ECONOMIC slowdowns in its core markets will have an impact on CapitaLand's performance for the first half of this year, but the Singapore property heavyweight is working on strengthening its...

Moving up the food chain: Have online grocers finally come into their own?

WHEN Singapore raised its Disease Outbreak Response System Condition (Dorscon) level to Orange in February, people flew into a grocery-hoarding frenzy. The usual quick supermarket run turned into...

Naiise's chief marketing, buying officer steps down

AMANDA Eng is no longer the chief marketing and buying officer of multi-label lifestyle and design retailer Naiise, The Business Times (BT) has learnt.

Metro H2 profit plunges 81.9% to S$11.3m on lower revenue

METRO Holdings posted an 81.9 per cent plunge in net profit to S$11.3 million for the half year ended March 31, 2020, from S$62.4 million a year ago.

Over 280 online merchants sign up on CapitaLand's digital platforms

CAPITALAND's e-commerce platform eCapitaMall and food-ordering platform Capita3Eats have signed on more than 280 online merchants from the property giant's retail ecosystem.

Foot traffic at popular malls surges by up to 80% on weekend

Shopper traffic at popular malls jumped by as much as 80 per cent during the first weekend of the reopening of Singapore's economy, although many did not linger unnecessarily.