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Samsung in strife over Supreme Italia collaboration

Samsung has found itself in storm over “legally fake” brand collaboration with Supreme Italia.

Warehouse industrial and logistics companies. Commercial warehouse. Boxes and crates stocked on the shelves of three storey. Bright sunlight.

Philippine government may ease foreign retail investors law

The Philippines government plans to lower the required minimum capital for foreign retail investors to $200,000.

close-up of barman hand at beer tap pouring a draught lager beer

Thumbs up for 7-Eleven Thailand draught beer

7-Eleven Thailand is not breaking the law by offering beer on tap as long as it is poured by cashiers and brand names are not visible.

Sport shoes fake, counterfeit

Thai retailers arrested for counterfeit footwear

Thai authorities have arrested two men and seized 160,000 pairs of counterfeit footwear from six retail outlets.


Alibaba’s IPP Platform offers speedier action

Alibaba’s IPP (Intellectual Property Protection) Platform has been enhanced, offering faster processing for takedown requests from brands and rights holders.

Shoppers Visits Mbk Center

Official vows to wipe out pirated goods

Pirated goods will be wiped out, Intellectual Property Department director-general Thosapone Dansuputra has vowed.

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Cabinet considers online tax

Thailand is considering a draft bill on taxing e-commerce companies and social-media networks.

Modified Tuk Tuk Truck For Food Business

Bangkok food truck plan to ease cost burden

Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce aims to recruit 35 Bangkok food truck operators to help Thais eat more cheaply.

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Thai government launches online fruit sales program

Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce is preparing to launch online fruit sales, aiming to become an intermediary between farmers and consumers.

Shoppers Visits Mbk Center

Thai government crackdown decimates fakes market

More than 85 per cent of goods at shops in MBK and Talad Rong Krua have been removed in a Thai government crackdown on fakes.


Entrupy scanning device detects fakes

Entrupy, a device that instantly detects fake designer bags, has been launched in New York.

Colourful Fabric On Sale At Sampeng Lane Market, Bangkok

Government to help traditional Thai retail businesses

Traditional Thai retail businesses will get training assistance from the government under a new program.


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