March 02, 2023 | 14:00
Changes in operating patterns are taking place at many beverage chains as the number of kiosks begins to dwindle, making way for the return of flagship stores.
December 07, 2022 | 10:11
Jollibee Food Corporation is in talks to sell a minority stake in the Vietnamese coffee chain Highlands Coffee.
January 20, 2022 | 14:00
Big-name cafe and beverage brands such as Starbucks, Highlands Coffee, and Phuc Long are promoting the development of kiosk models and closing larger stores in central areas – but it remains to be seen whether this strategy will bring long-term success.
June 18, 2021 | 09:00
Cooperating with other brands to develop a kiosk model may not only help coffee and beverage chains save costs on opening stores, but also increase competition and create a breakthrough in market share.
April 22, 2020 | 08:00
Social distancing and compulsory lockdowns are throwing a wrench in beverage chains’ market expansion plans this year adding insult to injury for these already unhealthy firms.
March 26, 2020 | 10:01
Coffee chains like Highlands Coffee, Starbucks, and The Coffee House are taking business to the online and takeaway channels in Ho Chi Minh City until April.
February 20, 2020 | 10:09
After a man with disabilities was mistakenly asked to leave a Highlands store, netizens are calling for better awareness about discrimination in the industry.
January 15, 2020 | 10:06
Starbucks was the only foreign café chain to make it into the Top 5 in Vietnam, according to Euromonitor.
September 23, 2019 | 17:04
Franchising is the fastest way for café chains to increase coverage in Vietnam, and numerous café chains reported soaring outlet numbers thanks to this model.
July 28, 2019 | 16:08
Jollibee has spent $350 million acquiring Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, however, after the deal, its share fell 8 per cent, the largest drop in more than two years.