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Tong Van

Tong Van was born and educated in Vietnam and travels around Southeast Asia frequently. A graduate of Ho Chi Minh City Law School majoring in Legal English, Van has been a content writer for several years. With Inside Retail Asia she has researched the Top 50 Innovative Retail Leaders in Hong Kong for three years running and writes news. Her retail interests include fashion, health & beauty and food.

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Access launches VTN beauty products website Down Under

Access Group’s VTN has launched its e-commerce store in Australia and New Zealand as part of a global expansion plan whi...

IGA teams with DoorDash in grocery delivery

The service, which promises delivery within as little as 45 minutes, will see more than 1600 products listed on DoorDash...

Swarovski “reborn” in new brand identity

The concept, Swarovski Wonderlab, is described as a ‘joyful universe that invites you to ignite your dreams”.

Officeworks launches Greener Choices sustainable products range

Stationery retailer Officeworks has introduced a sustainable product range branded Greener Choice to encourage the circu...

Covid to drive ongoing double-digit e-commerce growth in Australia

Australia’s e-commerce sector is expected to maintain double-digit growth in the next few years due to the impact of Cov...

McDonald’s revamps worldwide packaging designs

The packaging designs include the cool blue waves on the Filet-O-Fish clamshell to the golden melting cheese on the Quar...

L Brands appoints new Victoria’s Secret chief executive

L Brands has named Martin Waters as its CEO of Victoria’s Secret business.

Coles, Woolworths set WA buying limits due to panic shopping

The panic buying has started since the announcement on Sunday that residents in Perth, Peel and South West would enter a...

NBA signs licensing deal with Decathlon, entering 1200 stores globally

Under the partnership, Decathlon will launch NBA x Decathlon collection across its 1200 brick and mortar stores and onli...

Ikea opens stand-alone planning studio in Singapore

Ikea Singapore has launched a stand-alone specialist showroom in partnership with Livspace at Jurong Point.

Three key trends set to drive the global food and drinks market this year

This year will see the growth of F&B products for mental health and wellbeing, according to Mintel.

Health, empowerment top global trends list this year

Seven trends are expected to create impact on the global consumer markets this year.

Pizza Hut to roll out servo kiosks with Euro Garages

The launch is part of Pizza Hut’s strategy to take a larger slice of the food-on-the-go consumer spend.

Tory Burch opens first Melbourne boutique

Located at Chadstone Shopping Centre, the brand's first Melbourne store is its third in Australia.

RM Williams opens new flagship store in Melbourne

R.M.Williams unveils the new look of the Chadstone flagship store.

Sephora to open Pitt Street flagship next month

Sephora Australia is to unveil the new look of its flagship store in Pitt Street next month.

KitKat launches Facebook Live shopping experience, Australia’s first

The new shopping feature allows livestream viewers to make direct purchases through Facebook Live.

Starbucks partners with Kate Spade New York in accessories collection

Kate Spade has created a designer collection for Starbucks in APAC.

Chemist Warehouse and Sherpa to offer two-hour deliveries

The two-hour service will be available to most online shoppers subject to their location and accessibility.

7-Eleven to invest $1 billion to reach carbon neutrality

Seven & I Holdings, 7-Eleven’s parent company, is to invest US$1 billion to reach carbon neutrality by 2050, according t...

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