News: Retail

A decade in the making Legoland Korea Resort opens to the public

Merlin Entertainments’ Legoland Korea Resort has been opened with 10,000 people visiting the attraction following its opening ceremony yesterday morning. Located on Jungdo…

read more

May 6, 2022 ByNigel Benton Attractions / Culture / Retail / Tourism /


Xponential Fitness recognised for franchise ‘deal of the year’ with acquisitions of Rumble and BFT

Xponential Fitness, Inc., the world’s largest franchisor of boutique fitness brands, has been announced as the winner in the 2022 Franchise Times Dealmakers Awards, the 10th annual…

read more

Apr 29, 2022 Finance / Fitness / Marketing / Retail / Wellness /


Plus Fitness to revitalise franchise with major rebranding

Australian owned and founded 24/7 gym franchise network, Plus Fitness, will undergo a major rebrand across its nearly 200 clubs that will see the franchise revitalise its brand and club…

read more

Apr 28, 2022 Fitness / Marketing / Retail /


Embed highlights why they value attraction and entertainment trade shows

Embed - a leading cashless solutions provider for the attractions and entertainment industries – has spotlighted why they value attending trade shows such as the Amusement Expo…

read more

Apr 22, 2022 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Retail / Technology /


Curves spotlights its commitment to Gen-X Women

Female fitness franchise Curves is spotlighting its commitment to women in their 40s and 50s, and highlights that the Curves 30-minute circuit workout is a fun fitness solution designed to…

read more

Apr 8, 2022 Fitness / Retail / Wellness /


Legoland Korea set for 5th May opening

Merlin Entertainments has confirmed that the Legoland Korea Resort, the world’s 10th Legoland attraction, is on track to open on 5th May - Korea’s Children’s Day. With…

read more

Apr 1, 2022 Attractions / Retail / Tourism /


Citing ‘prolonged challenges’ of COVID, Evolution Wellness liquidates Fitness First’s Hong Kong operations

Fitness First is to close its eight clubs in Hong Kong, with liquidators appointed to wind up the business. With gyms in the administrative region having been closed since January…

read more

Mar 17, 2022 ByNigel Benton Billing / Finance / Fitness / Legal / Retail /


Embed launches campaign celebrating gender equality in the attractions and entertainment industries

Embed - a leading cashless solutions provider for the attractions and entertainment industries, has launched a campaign aimed at celebrating a ‘woman’s place’ - which is…

read more

Mar 8, 2022 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Technology /



Receive all the latest leisure news, product and event updates from across Asia when it launches later this year.