SHOPPING

Black Friday sale success sparks hope for stores

Cash registers rang steadily last weekend as retail stores in Singapore saw more shoppers stream in during the annual Black Friday sale.

Customers, staff voice concern over Sasa's exit

The news of cosmetics giant Sasa's decision to pull out of the Singapore market has taken its workers and customers here by surprise.

Sasa's shop staff say management has yet to inform them of its move to quit Singapore; closure surprises customers

Meanwhile, the Singapore Manual and Mercantile Workers' Union has contacted some of the staff who are general branch members of the union.

'Worth the 24hr wait': Black Friday kicks off with discounts of up to 90%, marathon queues

SINGAPORE - Armed with a large suitcase to haul her purchases, Ms Miley Nguyen waited patiently outside Robinsons The Heeren on Friday morning (Nov 29).

Shoppers queue overnight to snap up bargains on Black Friday

SINGAPORE - Bargain-hunting shoppers armed with sleeping bags, tables and foldable chairs were settling in for a long night outside Robinsons' Orchard Street store on Thursday (Nov 28) to ensure...

Local fashion brands thriving: ST checks 5 stores making waves in the retail world

Fashion label Beyond The Vines started in 2015 and now operates more than 10 stores across five countries, including Indonesia, Thailand and Australia.

Online shoppers all set for Singles Day frenzy

Bride-to-be Lynn Yang has been planning for this year's Singles Day sale for the past five months.

Yummy pop-ups: 'Soak' in bubble tea pearls or 'shower' in marshmallow waterfall

SINGAPORE - You can hardly go a week these days without hearing about a new pop-up. It can be a temporary space selling snacks in your office, another selling the merchandise of a Korean girl...

Shop tills a-ringing in lead-up to Christmas

Crowds thronged Orchard Road over the last two days, as many rushed to do last-minute gift shopping and others came to soak in the festive atmosphere .

Singapore retailers enjoy higher Black Friday sales this year

Aside from offering various promotions, retailers like Robinsons, Sephora and Metro also extended their opening hours and it seems like their efforts have paid off, with retailers The Straits...

Don Don Donki store opening at Orchard Central on Friday

Famed Japanese discount store Don Quijote is opening its first store in Singapore in Orchard Central mall tomorrow.