NTUC Fairprice news

06 August 2019
NTUC FairPrice launched its largest FairPrice Xtra hypermarket and Unity Pharmacy at VivoCity today. The opening event was officiated by Guest-of-Honour, Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister for Trade and Industry and hosted by Mr Seah Kian Peng, CEO, NTUC FairPrice. A lion dance was performed to bring good fortunes to the store.   Ms Elaine Heng, deputy CEO, head of channels for NTUC FairPr...
18 July 2019
We visited the newly opened FairPrice Xtra in VivoCity. This impressive hypermarket is about 9,000 sq m and spread over two levels. It is designed with many speciality concepts and unique experiences to woo young shoppers. The store looks great from every angle, so keep a look out for our full store visit report after its official opening in August. Exceptional retail design Eye-catchi...
05 July 2019
We went to the newly refurbished Funan Mall in Singapore to check out four stores of the leading retailers in Singapore. Young and energetic vibe Source: IGD Research This used to be known as the IT mall - a place for tech geeks who want to build their own computers from component parts and check out the latest gadgets. After three years of redevelopment, the mall has opened with a swan...
20 March 2019
FairPrice will hold prices of 100 private label products stable until June 2020 to reduce the burden of essential groceries on shoppers. Ensuring affordability of basic products The initiative aims to provide an industry benchmark to keep prices stable, regardless of changes in supply. The 100 products span a wide range of categories like rice, oil, milk, poultry, batteries, snacks, toiletr...
27 February 2019
NTUC FairPrice launched a new Finest store last week at TripleOne Somerset right along Orchard Road, the famous shopping strip in Singapore. The store highlights different aspects of health and wellness and self-service technologies for shoppers’ convenience. Wider organic and health food range The store is visible from the main street and its main entrance opens to a large departmen...
28 May 2018
Cheers has opened its third store on Dinh Tien Hoang Street in downtown Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Cheers in Vietnam Operated by a joint venture between Vietnamese retailer Saigon Co.op and Singapore’s NTUC FairPrice, Cheers stores are open 24 hours, sspecialise in imported food and grocery. The stores also provide utilities payment services and offer dine-in areas with free wifi. The fi...
29 March 2018
Singapore's largest supermarket chain NTUC FairPrice has launched a refreshed ecommerce platform called FairPrice On. The new platform provides an elevated user experience and uses robots to fulfil online orders.  Enhanced customer engagement The revamped online portal and mobile app will provide a more intuitive experience for shoppers. For example, shoppers will find it easier to find pro...
16 January 2018
Singapore supermarket chain NTUC FairPrice and on-demand transportation/mobile payments platform Grab have signed a memorandum of understanding to embark on a joint initiative. Complements online-to-offline The new service, currently under development, will cater to the evolving needs of the community by providing better value, convenience and access to goods and services. Anthony Tan, G...
12 October 2017
Singapore has been the centre of retailer innovations and store openings recently. We visited a retail testbed for innovative technologies called “living lab” by NTUC FairPrice, a Tesco Finest shop-in-shop, the first unmanned Cheers convenience store, and a revamped Shell forecourt store. Here are some highlights from these visits. NTUC FairPrice “living lab” This is a technology-driven sto...
28 July 2017
NTUC FairPrice, the leading multi-format retailer in Singapore, has launched the country's first unstaffed cashless convenience store under their convenience banner Cheers at the Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP) campus today. How it works... The unstaffed Cheers store has self-checkout counters for customers to make purchases via NETS, credit cards, EZ-Link, mobile and contactless methods. The sto...