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18/12/2018
Herbal tea chain Hung Fook Tong has launched intelligent AI-based tea kiosks.
18/12/2018
JD.com has partnered with Japanese chemical manufacturing company Mitsubishi Chemical to open the largest hydroponic “plant factory” in China.
18/12/2018
The new Nestlé China incubator team has revealed three new products that are designed to meet health and wellness needs of local consumers.
18/12/2018
7-ELEVEN in South Korea, an affiliate of Lotte, introduced a robot that lets customers pay with their hands.
28/11/2018
Mars Inc. and Alibaba Group collaborated to create a new chilli-infused Snickers bar designed to satisfy Chinese consumers’ craving for a ‘mala’ (the Chinese word numbing and spicy) flavoured treat.
28/11/2018
Walmart China is currently testing two different WeChat mini-programs. One provides one-hour delivery service and the other locates where products are in the store.
31/10/2018
Nestlé Japan has opened a permanent create-your-own Kit Kat store in Osaka, Japan.
22/10/2018
Singapore online grocery service Honestbee opens Habitat, an innovative physical store combined with dining experience.
05/09/2018
Alibaba’s digital marketing arm Alimama has unveiled an artificial intelligence-powered copywriting tool that automatically writes product descriptions.
04/09/2018
7-Eleven in South Korea is trialling automated stores called 7-Eleven Express.