Malaysia

Lazada sets eyes on Malaysia’s $1.5b BNPL market: report

This followed announcements to introduce BNPL services in Malaysia.

Nine in 10 Malaysians prefer shopping online: report

This is despite the reopening of physical stores. 

Alibaba concludes livestreaming training programme in Malaysia

Participants in the program were encouraged to sell on the Lazada marketplace.

Malaysia to record ‘healthy’ spending growth in 2022: Fitch

It posted a three-year high 29.9% growth in retail sales in May.

Aeon Co leading through the pandemic and pushing sustainability

The company was recognised with the CEO of the Year and the Sustainability Initiative of the Year - Malaysia trophies at the Retail Asia Awards 2022.

TFP Retail supports communities that nurture

The firm was recognised at Retail Asia Awards 2022 with the ESG Initiative of the Year - Malaysia win.

MINISO opens doors of first flagship store in Malaysia

The MINISO 3.0 features a brand new toy section. 

Malaysia’s wholesale, retail sales jump 15.2% YoY in April

This is due to the rise in online purchases and the Hari Raya celebration.

Singapore’s The Golden Duck to debut in Malaysia

Malaysians can now purchase the snack firm's products in stores.

Subway, Pegacorn ink agreement for expansion in Peninsular Malaysia

Around 500 Subway stores will be opened under the master franchise agreement.

Malaysia-based Vertice disposes stake in Kumpulan Voir for $2.08m

Its fashion retailing business has recorded net losses since 2017.

Starbucks opens new store in Malaysia

The new store marks the Starbucks’ presence in all states and federal territories in Malaysia.

Malaysia’s wholesale, retail trade sales reach $310b in 2021

Wholesale and retail trade sales in December grew 3.5% YoY to $28.8b.

Japan-based Nojima expands to Malaysia

Its new store in Kuala Lumpur offers a selection of furniture, appliances, and gadgets.