Cooky, an e-grocery shopping platform, has raised $4.5 million in a funding round led by Korea-based investment firm Nextrans and local venture capital firm Do Ventures.
From its pole position during the pandemic, when the company was sitting atop in terms of brand value growth pace, the Bach Hoa Xanh grocery chain is seemingly losing its appeal owing to recent complications.
Vietnam’s major retail Mobile World Group (MWG) is reportedly considering a 20 per cent stake sale in its Bach Hoa Xanh grocery chain.
Cashless payments made through scanning QR codes or other online payment methods at grocery stores or roadside eateries are becoming a bigger habit of many Vietnamese consumers.
VinShop is recognised as Vietnam’s largest fast-moving consumer good (FMCG) distributor with its digital platform, which connects 100,000 affiliated grocery stores in 22 provinces and cities as well as provides 2,000 FMCG products via its mobile app.
Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi are handing out market coupons to go to the market on alternate days under various time frames in order to avoid large gatherings at grocery stores or markets.
The Vietnam Directorate of Market Surveillance inspects the unusual increase in prices of goods at Bach Hoa Xanh – Mobile World’s grocery store chain amidst the skyrocketing need for food due to the prolonged pandemic.
Residents of Ho Chi Minh City must maintain 5K measures when visiting supermarkets and grocery stores to buy food and necessities.
The online food and grocery delivery segment has gained remarkable momentum after multiple platforms launched services for those stuck at home during social distancing.
Taking advantage of social distancing and people going into voluntary isolation and refusing to leave their homes during the COVID-19 outbreak, ride-hailing applications Grab and Be introduced a new service where drivers can pick up their grocery.
Due to the fierce competition and poor business results, the Shop & Go grocery store system decided to withdraw and "donate" its system to Vingroup.
More than one year after merging with Mobile World and being neglected to focus on the Bach Hoa Xanh grocery chain, Tran Anh Digital World JSC (code: TAG) has just announced the management board’s resolution to cancel its listing by buying back 180,634 TAG stocks.
Dozens of supermarket staff have suffered abuse as two major Australian grocery chains struggled to impose a ban on single-use plastic bags, with one irate customer putting his hands around a shop assistant's throat.
NEW YORK: Amazon announced on Thursday (Aug 24) that its takeover of Whole Foods Market will close next week, as it vowed to cut grocery prices and fully integrate the chain into its retail empire.
Japanese supermarket operator Aeon has plans to set up 500 grocery stores in Vietnam by 2025, according to a Nikkei Asian Review report.