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Michael Arnold

Michael Arnold

Michael Arnold is an author, copywriter, and editor with extensive experience writing for English publications and websites. He has spent 10 years living, working and shopping in Asia.

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The Whale Tea lands in Singapore

Chinese beverage and desserts brand The Whale Tea has launched in Singapore.

Lolly-Laputan cafe in Dalian is designed for kids

Wutopia Labs is drawing acclaim for its “fairyland” design for Lolly-Laputan cafe in D…

Asia Pacific to drive global travel-retail sales

A new report has shown that the Asia Pacific region will continue to be a major driver of …

Lego is mulling a rental service as part of a sustainability push

Danish toy maker Lego will potentially introduce a brick rental opti…

BMW Hong Kong unveils new retail concept, Luxury Class

BMW Hong Kong has launched a new retail showroom concept called Luxury Class.

Japanese Hakata-ku skewer bar Kido to open in Tsim Sha Tsui

Hong Kong’s Bird Kingdom restaurant group is opening a traditional Fukuoka-style “haka…

French patisserie Gontran Cherrier opens first Asian bakery, in Hong Kong

Fourth-generation French baker and globally recognised pastry chef Gontran Cherrier has op…

Style Theory opens its first flagship store, taking online fashion rentals offline

Southeast Asian online subscription-based designer fashion rental se…

Italian luxury house Visionnaire to launch in Hong Kong

Italian luxury house Visionnaire will open its “Embassy” in the Southern Island distri…

One-in-three Hongkongers ditching plastic in favour of e-wallets

More than one third of Hong Kong consumers are ditching plastic in favour of e-wallets, ac…