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Joyce Abaño

Joyce Abaño is a journalist for the Premium team at Inside Retail. Whether it’s crafting business stories, reporting international and local news, or writing about fashion and entertainment, Joyce captures stories that leave a lasting impression on readers. Working for more than 15 years as a journalist shows her passion for the media industry. Before joining Octomedia, Joyce was with The Peninsula English Newspaper in Qatar, The Philippine Daily Inquirer and ABS-CBN Europe. After getting her journalism degree in the Philippines, she took a course at the Sorbonne University in Paris on Langue et Civilisation Française. Joyce is happiest when she gets people excited about life and the things she gets excited about!

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How Carsome is unlocking the multi-billion dollar online used-car market

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Yoox Net-a-Porter: Here’s how to win at e-mail marketing

For businesses to cut through the noise of the extremely competitive world of email marketing, a strong collaboration be...

FedEx’s bot opens possibilities for on-demand, same-day delivery

Delivery service FedEx introduces personal delivery robot Roxo for the first time in the Asia Pacific region.

Here’s how Cartier started on its journey towards diversity and inclusion

Educating leaders on diversity and inclusion has played a significant role in Cartier’s journey towards driving change, ...
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Retail appointments of the week

Bobux CEO steps down; Booktopia restructures marketing team; Boohoo appoints new fashion director

CEO of kids’ footwear brand Bobux to step down

New Zealand’s kids’ shoe brand Bobux is on the lookout for a new CEO as the current one will be stepping down at the end...

Here’s the story behind Tommy Hilfiger’s adaptive fashion range

Tommy Hilfiger says it will increase its Tommy Adaptive range and expand its availability around the world.

How historic Japanese retailer Takashimaya is staying ahead of the times

Japanese department store Takashimaya is nearly two centuries old. Here’s how the retailer is adapting to stay relevant ...

When sex toys go circular

New Zealand online retailer Adult Toy Megastore has recently announced the launch of its recycling program, the first of...

Retail appointments for the week

Woolies’ Cartology expands team; L Brands announces woman-majority board for standalone Victoria’s Secret; International...

Walmart CEO: Why retailers need to pay it forward by investing in people

While the pandemic saw many companies let go of team members and cut staffing costs, Walmart committed to investing in t...

How Retykle changed the Chinese belief that buying secondhand is bad luck

Building trust with local consumers helped luxury childrenswear platform Retykle to change Chinese consumers’ mindset th...

Retail appointments for the week

San Churro founder steps down as CEO; CEO of The Horse to depart; Authentic Brands Group appoints EMEA president

Tumi, Zalora execs share the skills retailers need in a post-Covid world

A new set of job skills are needed for successful retail professionals in a post-Covid world, business leaders said.

Estée Lauder: Why businesses need to go beyond Pride Month

Business support of the LGBTQIA+ community should not only take place during the Pride or Mardi Gras seasons, but every ...

Ikea and Sephora: Why businesses need to go beyond the bottom line

In modern-day retail, businesses need to show that they care about something other than making a profit to succeed in th...
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Retail appointments of the week

R..M. Williams hires new CMO; The Iconic hires GM of sport; Moncler announces first chief brand officer.

Here’s how technology is reshaping Australia’s fashion industry

The rise in new technology trends has left many Australian fashion retail brands floundering, but some, like Daniel Avak...

The Iconic names former Nike exec as general manager for Sport

Lifestyle and fashion retailer The Iconic has hired former Nike executive Andrew Poole to fill its newly created role of...

R.M. Williams names new chief marketing officer

Former advertising firm executive joins the senior leadership team at footwear and apparel brand R.M. Williams as its ne...