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Nike opens latest store concept: Nike Rise

Dive Brief:

  • Nike on Wednesday announced a new store concept, Nike Rise, with the first in Guangzhou, China. The retailer describes the concept as a store that “responds to the pulse of sport in a Member’s city,” according to a company press release.
  • The Guangzhou store opened on Thursday, and Nike plans to introduce more of the concept to its fleet in 2021. Nike Rise joins the list of Nike’s other digitally-focused store concepts, including Nike House of Innovation and Nike Live.
  • The new concept is pitched as a “digitally-enabled journey” that reacts to data from members and
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Coronavirus latest: WHO seeks millions of vaccine doses this year

The Nikkei Asian Review is tracking the spread of the new coronavirus that originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.

Global cases have reached 8,320,288, according to Johns Hopkins University.

The worldwide death toll has hit 447,628.

To see how the disease has spread, view our virus tracker charts:


(Source photo by AP) 

Here are the latest developments (Tokyo time):

Thursday, June 18

7:47 p.m. The World Health Organization’s chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan says the global body hopes hundreds of millions of doses of coronavirus vaccine can be produced this year, with two billion doses by the end

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Coronavirus latest: Fitch ‘negative’ on India outlook as cases rise

The Nikkei Asian Review is tracking the spread of the new coronavirus that originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.

Global cases have reached 8,320,288, according to Johns Hopkins University.

The worldwide death toll has hit 447,628.

To see how the disease has spread, view our virus tracker charts:


(Source photo by AP) 

Here are the latest developments (Tokyo time):

Thursday, June 18

15:10 p.m. Vietnam approves its biggest commercial project this year as the government seeks to maintain what has been a record pace of public and private investment since January to help the economy emerge from

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Coronavirus latest: Beijing outbreak raises market hygiene concerns

The Nikkei Asian Review is tracking the spread of the new coronavirus that originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.

Global cases have reached 8,320,288, according to Johns Hopkins University.

The worldwide death toll has hit 447,628.

To see how the disease has spread, view our virus tracker charts:


(Source photo by AP) 

Here are the latest developments (Tokyo time):

Thursday, June 18

12:30 p.m. Low hygiene standards in China’s wholesale food markets and vulnerabilities in the country’s food supply chain need to be urgently addressed, a leading body of the ruling party declares. More than 100 Beijing

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