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With Robinsons closing, what lies ahead for its peers?

The pandemic, in accentuating the shortcomings of physical retail, may speed up their decline, say market observers

Metro is today positioned as a property investment and development group, instead of a mere retailer.


THE imminent closure of Robinsons, one of the oldest homegrown names in Singapore, has put a question mark over whether other department stores may find themselves in its shoes, as they continue to fend off competition and e-commerce.

Particularly, the coronavirus...

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