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Irene Dong

Irene Dong is a graduate of Ho Chi Minh City University of Foreign Languages and Information Technology with a major in international relations, specialising in public relations, communications, and media. She has a passion for fashion, food, sustainability, and languages.

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Coles CMO Lisa Ronson quits citing new career interests

Ronson joined Coles in 2019 and worked in different sectors throughout her career.

Amazon launches virtual tours of its warehouses

Customers can see the millions of products stored at its fulfilment centres, as well as ask questions and interact live ...

Afends opens two stores in Sydney, including CBD flagship

The company claims the new stores showcase the brand's surf and skate culture.

Korean streetwear label ADLV expands into Sydney

The brand wants to make a statement about social issues through the creation of high-quality, inspirational pieces.

Coles Group opens Tasmania’s first Liquorland

New store co-located with the first new Coles supermarket in the state in 12 years.

Woolworths at Work for SMEs launches online after a long beta phase

The website aims to make it easier for Australian businesses to buy groceries, food and necessities online.

Accessories brand Zagg opens first Apac store, in Sydney

Customers can interact with product lines that are on display in the store, as well as an InvisibleShield on-Demand mach...

Amazon targets fraudsters posting fake reviews on social media

This is the latest step of the company to deter fraudsters from posting false reviews in Amazon's retail locations.

The North Face expands Explore Fund into Australia, NZ

This year, the business has committed $25,000 in funding, which will be distributed to up to five qualified Australian o...

Denim brand Ksubi to open first standalone store in London

“Soho has incredible energy and has long been a destination for streetwear and the other great brands we share the space...

Hermes’ new Wuhan store rakes in millions on opening day

The new store replaces the previous Wuhan location, which opened in 2012.

World’s first Nike Style store opens in Seoul

The new retail concept is expected to “expand the definition of sport” that blurs the line between physical and digital....

Aje adds four more stores, including two Athletica boutiques

The stores are part of Aje's expansion plan, which began last year with the opening of nine new boutiques across Austral...

Australia’s Venroy opens its first store in Europe

Venroy says its new store is the brand's most important expansion to date and embodies a hotel concept.

Sheet Society steps offline with Armadale flagship

Customers can customise their beds with items as well as mix and match styles using the digital tool Bed Builder.

Glue Store makes its New Zealand debut

The New Zealand store is located in Albany Westfield.

QBD Books expands its Queensland footprint

QBD Books and Australian Geographic have collaborated since 2020.

Ikea Germany and Infarm create instore herb gardens

The collaboration aims to motivate Ikea employees and customers to live healthier, more sustainable lives.

Zalando takes control of Highsnobiety

The relationship is part of Zalando's plan to become one of the most popular places for streetwear, new luxury, and fash...

Nobody Denim brings back menswear in winter range

The jean collection is designed to be worn every day and 90 per cent of it is made with recycled cotton.