SUPERMARKETS

Moving up the food chain: Have online grocers finally come into their own?

WHEN Singapore raised its Disease Outbreak Response System Condition (Dorscon) level to Orange in February, people flew into a grocery-hoarding frenzy. The usual quick supermarket run turned into...

Sheng Siong says virus posed minimal disruption to supplies

POPULAR brands of household essentials have seen a price increase during the coronavirus pandemic, even as the supplies of most items remained unaffected, mainboard-listed supermarket chain Sheng...

Popular grocery items cost more during pandemic, but most supplies not disrupted: Sheng Siong

PRICES of popular brands of household essentials have gone up during the coronavirus pandemic, even as the supplies of most items have remained unaffected, mainboard-listed supermarket chain Sheng...

From pig farmer's sons to supermarket empire bosses: Sheng Siong owners become billionaires amid Covid-19 pandemic

The family's combined fortune, based on its 57 per cent stake in the supermarket chain, has surged to US$1.1 billion (S$1.57 billion),

Taxi, private-hire drivers tapped to meet demand for food and grocery deliveries

Taxi and private-hire car drivers can now help make grocery and food deliveries, said Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan yesterday in a Facebook post.

FairPrice imposes purchase limits to curb stockpiling

Singapore's largest supermarket chain FairPrice yesterday started imposing purchase limits on essential items to ensure all customers would be able to buy them, even as calm was restored at...

Online grocers step up their game

The online grocery scene here is headed for the fast lane, with food delivery platform Foodpanda being the latest to jump onto the bandwagon.

Honestbee can fly high again: Analysts

The sceptics were out in force after retail start-up Honestbee endured a fortnight of bad press and a change in leadership, but analysts reckon the company can bounce back.

Honestbee says suspending some overseas operations, cutting global headcount all part of ongoing review

A company spokesman said the review was necessary to help the company focus and align its regional business and to enable it to better meet its customers' needs.

FairPrice freezes prices of 100 house brand items till mid-2020

To help moderate the rising cost of living and protect shoppers from price fluctuations, FairPrice has pledged to freeze the prices of 100 FairPrice house brand products for the next 15 months....

FairPrice to hold prices of 100 house brand products for a year, introduce Merdeka Generation discount

Singaporeans born in the 1950s will soon be able to enjoy a 3 per cent discount on purchases at all FairPrice outlets on Wednesdays under a $2.7 million scheme.