Takashimaya takeover: Proudly S'porean fashion brands spice up the luxury mall

Takashimaya Shopping Centre has observed an "increased interest and evolution in local brands" in recent years.
Takashimaya Shopping Centre has observed an "increased interest and evolution in local brands" in recent years.PHOTOS: BENJAMIN BARKER, THE EDITOR'S MARKET, THE PAPER BUNNY

SINGAPORE - A fresh wave of home-grown brands have set up shop in Takashimaya Shopping Centre, signalling a new turn for the mall once reserved largely for global and luxury brands.

At least eight local fashion and lifestyle brands opened stores in the past year, defying the pandemic's wrath on physical retail.

Please or to continue reading the full article.

Get unlimited access to all stories at $0.99/month
  • Latest headlines and exclusive stories
  • In-depth analyses and award-winning multimedia content
  • Get access to all with our no-contract promotional package at only $0.99/month for the first 3 months*

*Terms and conditions apply.