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Watch out, Amazon: JD.com’s new store is a peek into the future of retail

The five-storey mall in China will be full of cutting-edge technology, including holographic projections, VR equipment, ...

Opinion: Can a chatbot generate brand love?

As retail rapidly digitises, driven even further and faster by the global pandemic, have we lost something tangible in t...

Opinion: Say hello to the new face of beauty retail

Many beauty retailers are reliant on physical experiences, but as we remain in lockdown, savvy brands are reimagining ho...

How pharmacies are tapping into personalisation tech

Grocery retailers have certainly been the pioneers of mass personalisation in the omnichannel retail world. Next up is p...

Why Dermalogica believes in the beauty of bricks-and-mortar

In the past year, skincare brand Dermalogica has evolved its bricks-and-mortar offering.

What we learned from Asia’s Coolest Retailers

The 20-strong list pinpoints retail businesses across Asia with their finger on the pulse.

Down, but not out: Welcome to the new physical retail

As the pandemic grinds on, retailers around the world are innovating in omnichannel ways in categories thought to have s...

Nike launching sustainable concept store to Seoul

The store will feature a new digital platform, an RFID-enabled footwear table, and new recycling and donation initiative...

Bath beers and blowdries: The next level of hybrid retail

The pandemic has accelerated a trend toward a hybrid retail model in which retailers must learn to adapt or get left beh...

Retail property news of the week

Genesis Studio opens at Melbourne Emporium; Woolies to unveil Sydney FC; Goodman transforms old woolshed into Woolies an...

Aldi launches Corner Store in convenience push

Discount supermarket Aldi is this week opening a smaller, convenience store offer in North Sydney.

Burgers and podcast booths: Morris Moor brings city vibes to the suburbs

Royal Stacks is just one of several hospitality heavyweights popping up in a buzzy new precinct in the Melbourne suburb ...

The ones to watch: Retail trends that should be on your radar

Now that consumers’ expectations of shopping have increased since Covid, the goalposts for retail excellence have shifte...

Apple banks on physical stores as economies reopen, retail chief says

For Apple, the answer is keeping what helped it through the pandemic, and doubling down on its pre-pandemic strategy of ...

Inside Lego’s immersive new global store design

The Lego Group will debut a new immersive retail format in New York City on Friday as it seeks to strengthen brand love ...