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SINGAPORE RETAIL

With Robinsons closing, what lies ahead for its peers?

The pandemic, in accentuating the shortcomings of physical retail, may speed up their decline, say market observers

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Metro is today positioned as a property investment and development group, instead of a mere retailer.

Singapore

THE imminent closure of Robinsons, one of the oldest homegrown names in Singapore, has put a question mark over whether other department stores may find themselves in its shoes, as they continue to fend off competition and e-commerce.

Particularly, the coronavirus...

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