Author: Chris

Shake Shack Opens in Tokyo

New York-based hamburger fast food chain, Shake Shack recently opened its first flagship store in Tokyo, Japan. Located in Tokyo's famed Meiji Jingu Gaien park, the retail space seats 67 diners in addition to 100 outside under the patio. The location will feature all of Shake Shack's popular...

2015 Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival

Celebrating its 5th year, the 2015 Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival (VISAFF) is Vancouver's premier international South Asian Film Festival. Running November 27-29, 2015, VISAFF bridges the gap between South Asian talent and mainstream audiences with a host of the best feature films and...

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MUJI Opens in New York

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="17506,17507,17508,17509"] Japanese retail company, MUJI recently opened its largest flagship store in New York City. Located across New York City's New York Public Library landmark Schwarzman Building by the corner of Fifth Avenue and Library Way, the retail space is the brand's largest in the...

Uniqlo – Star Wars

Uniqlo, Japan’s leading clothing retail chain has teamed up with Lucasfilm Limited, American film production company for a limited edition Star Wars collection. In anticipation of the December 18 release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the series of apparel consists of hoodies, Heattech wear, sweatshirts, umbrellas and...

ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen Coming to Chicago

ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen is set to open its first branch store in Chicago, Illinois. Located in Chicago's central business district of The Loop along Jackson Boulevard and State Street, the 12 seat eatery will serve all of ShopHouse's popular fast casual chain of Southeast Asian-influenced...

IP Man 3

Directed by Wilson Yip follows a biographical martial arts feature film based on the later life of Wing Chun Kung Fu master who mentored Bruce. Marking the third installment of the series, Master Ip is forced to take a stand when a band of brutal gangsters led...

2015 South Asian International Film Festival

Celebrating its 12th year, the 2015 South Asian International Film Festival (SAIFF) is the largest film premiere destination for South Asian/ Indian filmmakers in the United States. Running December 9-13, 2015, SAIFF offers the best new cinema from India, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh...

2015 Dubai International Film Festival

Celebrating its 12th year, the 2015 Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is the leading film festival in the Middle East, Asia and Africa. Running December 9-16, 2015, DIFF has established itself as a major international festival, while continuing to serve as a premier showcase event...

Brompton Junction Opens in Tokyo

London-based bicycle manufacturer, Brompton Bicycle recently opened its first flagship store in Tokyo, Japan. Located in Tokyo's shopping district of Shibuya, the retail space spans across 1076 square feet and features all of Brompton Bike's bicycle models, frame colors, accessories and access to the Brompton...

Kinetics + Timberland

Tokyo-based streetwear manufacturer, Kinetics has teamed up with American outdoor footwear brand, Timberland for a limited edition take of the classic 6? boot. Featuring a bright red premium suede upper with matching red eyelets, laces and rubber sole, the boot comes topped off with a contrasting grey textured...