News: Retail

Snap Fitness expands into Singapore

Leading 24/7 fitness franchise Snap Fitness is expanding its international presence this month, adding Singapore to its global network with the first club opening in the Garden City on 17th…

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Feb 13, 2023 Fitness / Retail /


UBX fitness brand announces plans to open more than 145 gyms in Japan

Australian-founded boutique fitness brand UBX Boxing + Strength has signed a Master Franchise Agreement with the Prova Group that will give the Hiroshima-state based business the…

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Feb 13, 2023 Fitness / Retail /


adidas and Les Mills announce new partnership to inspire next generation of training fans

adidas and Les Mills have today partnered to shape the future of training through a fusion of innovation and heritage. Combining innovative technologies with live fitness experiences the…

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Feb 9, 2023 Fitness / Marketing / Retail / Sport / Technology /


Spartans Boxing Club looks to grow in Australia with Fitness Business Sales partnership

Looking to expand in the Australian market, boxing gym franchise Spartans Boxing Club has announced a partnership with Fitness Business Sales (FBS) to conquer the Australian market. With a…

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Feb 9, 2023 Fitness / Retail / Sport /


Merlin Entertainments looks to break ground on new Legoland Beijing resort this year

Already developing Legoland resorts in Shanghai, Sichuan and Shenzhen, Merlin Entertainments is reportedly planning to break ground on a new Legoland attraction in the Chinese capital of…

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Feb 8, 2023 Attractions / Hospitality / Retail / Tourism /


Saudi Entertainment Ventures starts building new entertainment destination

Saudi Entertainment Ventures (SEVEN) has started building its new SAR 1 billion (US$266 million) entertainment destination in the north western city of TabÅ«k. Set to include e-karting…

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Jan 26, 2023 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail /


Rob Smith moves on from heading Merlin Entertainments’ APAC division

Rob Smith, Divisional Director - Asia Pacific at Merlin Entertainments Group, has advised that he is to take on the UK-based role of Managing Director, Midway for Merlin Entertainments.…

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Jan 18, 2023 Attractions / Entertainment / Environment / Retail / Tourism /


Major fitness franchises acknowledged on 2023 Entrepreneur Franchise 500 List

More than 20 of the world’s leading fitness franchises have been recognised on Entrepreneur magazine’s 44th annual Franchise 500. Offering a comprehensive overview of the state…

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Jan 12, 2023 Fitness / Retail / Wellness /



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