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Vietnam grocer Saigon Co.op plans nearly 600 new stores

Vietnam grocer Saigon Co.op has revealed an ambitious store rollout program for 2017.

Vietnam chain launches as BigPhone in Cambodia

Vietnam’s The Gioi Di Dong chain has opened its first store in Cambodia, named BigPhone.

Saigon Co.op to open mall

Vietnamese supermarket operator Saigon Co.op is slated to open its first shopping mall on January 20. The mall, called Sense City, will span 22,000 sqm and will open in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta City of Can Tho. Saigon Co.op said it invested 200 billion dong ($9.47 million) in the mall. Saigon Co.op plans to open two new Sense City shopping malls next year in Ca Mau and Ben Tre Province. The company operates Co.op Mart supermarkets and Co.op food chains in Vietnam.

Retail revenue up in Vietnam

Retail upswing as foreign investment expands.