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Asia retail outlook 2022

We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Asia in 2022.

Learnings from convenience in Asia

Asia has some of the most developed convenience markets in the world. Find out what can be learned.

Inside CS Fresh Raffles City

CS Fresh is the premium banner of DFI. Check out how the latest model has evolved with new counters and a wider range of foodservice.

Strategic outlook for Seven & i Holdings

We review Seven & i Holdings’ performance, plus progress against key strategic objectives.

Lotuss go fresh: a modern wet market concept

This Lotus's go fresh is the new model for Lotus's supermarket, used to be known as Talad stores.

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As part of efforts to boost recycling and reduce packaging waste, Singapore recently announced the implementation of a SGD0.10-0.20 (US$0.07-0.14)  deposit for canned and bottled drinks by mid-2024. The deposit return points will be placed at hypermarkets and supermarkets.

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Malaysia is becoming a hotspot for convenience operators. Read about the expansion plans of CU, Emart24, FamilyMart, GS25 as well as 7-Eleven Malaysia. 1. CU opens 100th store in MidValley CU, from South Korea, opened its first stores in Malaysia in 2021, after reaching a partnership with local convenience store company myNews Holdings Bhd. The retailer has already opened 50 CU stores pla...
FairPrice has opened two Finest stores two weeks apart: one a Flagship store on a busy shopping strip and another at a local neighbourhood. We visited the second store that opened last week to understand how the retailer flexes its offerings to meet the needs of a more residential target. This two-storey store in Ang Mo Kio Ave 6 covers 23,000 sq. ft., including a 40-pax seating capacity cafe o...
Vietnamese retailer Masan has launched WINLife ecosystem, a relatively new retail format in Vietnam. Its 27 new WIN stores offer a one-stop shopping destination for the purchase of various daily essentials, including grocery products and services. Source: Masan Group One-stop store format for convenience Masan positions WINLife as a “ one-stop shop ecosystem that provides consumer...

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26/09/2022
7-Eleven Japan launched the “world’s first” contactless holographic self-checkouts at six of its convenience stores in Tokyo, as part of a pilot project.
16/09/2022
This Lotus's go fresh is the new model for Lotus's supermarket, used to be known as Talad stores.
16/09/2022
We go in-store at Alibaba's new discount-focused banner, Freshippo Outlet, to understand how it is offering large-scale discounts and meet shoppers' everyday needs.
08/09/2022
Find out how retailers and brands helped shoppers prepare for 2022’s back-to-school season amid the cost of living crisis. We review four areas, including meal options, school uniforms / clothing, classroom supplies and hygiene and personal care products.

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