News: Retail

Genting Malaysia reveals Genting SkyWorlds brand and new theme park opening

Following a series of delays, Malaysia’s Resorts World Genting has revealed the branding for it new outdoor theme park - Genting SkyWorlds - and that it will be opening before the…

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Feb 26, 2021 ByKaren Sweaney Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

UFC Gym prepares to open first Abu Dhabi club

Abu Dhabi’s links with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) brand are set to expand with the Emirate’s first UFC Gym set to open next month. Having hosted the UFC’s…

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Feb 23, 2021 ByNigel Benton Events / Fitness / Retail /

 
 

FRANdata gives Snap Fitness 5-Star franchise rating

Despite COVID-19’s significant economic impact on the fitness industry, Snap Fitness has become the first health and fitness franchise system in the country to achieve a five-star…

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Feb 22, 2021 Finance / Fitness / Retail / Wellness /

 
 

Dubai theme park operator urges shareholders to back takeover offer

Dubai-based DXB Entertainments, operator of Dubai Parks and Resorts, is urging shareholders to accept an offer from its majority shareholder, state-controlled Meraas Holding, to acquire its…

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Feb 12, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Finance / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

Les Mills to offer New Zealanders free access to online workouts

Extending an initiative first offered during the Coronavirus lockdown last year, global group exercise leader Les Mills is to offer free access to its ‘On Demand’ online group…

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Feb 12, 2021 Fitness / Marketing / Retail /

 
 

Klook raises additional US$200 million to accelerate merchant SaaS solutions roll-out

Klook, a world-leading travel and leisure booking platform has raised US$200 million in additional funding to accelerate the development and roll-out of its merchant SaaS (Software as a…

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Jan 27, 2021 Attractions / Events / Retail / Technology / Tourism /

 
 

Les Mills Asia Pacific appoints Nick Aspinall to new partnerships role

Les Mills Asia Pacific has announced the appointment of Nick Aspinall to the newly created role of Partnerships Director - Australia. A sales, marketing and business development executive…

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Jan 6, 2021 Fitness / Marketing / Retail / Technology /

 
 

Universal Beijing Resort moves towards May 2021 opening

Announcing that major construction on its theme park is now complete, Universal Beijing Resort is now moving ahead in preparation for the highly anticipated grand opening in May this year.…

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Jan 5, 2021 Entertainment / Retail / Tourism /

 
 

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