Tag: NTUC Fairprice

NTUC FairPrice caused an uproar on Reddit with a strainer advertisement Uncle Roger would be proud of

All that NTUC FairPrice did was to advertise a placid strainer. But it had a caption which has triggered a tumult of interest as it took its cue from reactions to a tutorial on rice by Youtube star Uncle Roger that recently went viral. Youtuber...

Two 17-year-olds arrested for drinking from bottles in supermarket and returning them on shelves

Two 17-year-olds involved in a video where one of them drank from two bottles in a FairPrice supermarket and put them back on the shelf have been arrested by the police and are set to appear in court on Thursday (April 9) to answer...

“Why so kiasu?” — Online criticism of the long queues in supermarkets on Friday

Singapore – Long queues formed once again in supermarkets before and after the Government announced tighter measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19. And this led to criticism online of the need to do this and the blatant disregard of safe distancing measures. The tighter...

NTUC FairPrice to boost safe distancing for vulnerable groups

Singapore -- NTUC FairPrice will implement a "Priority Shopping Hour" every Monday for the Pioneer Generation (PG), pregnant women and Persons With Disabilities (PWDs). In a Facebook post on Tuesday (March 24), NTUC FairPrice, which is Singapore's largest supermarket chain with around 100 supermarkets, announced...

Extended Fairprice discounts starting July 1 for Merdeka and Pioneer generations

Singapore – Members of the Merdeka and Pioneer generations can now enjoy more discounts when they shop at Fairprice starting July 1. The supermarket chain announced on June 17 (Monday) that they are extending for another year their discount scheme of three per cent for...

Every single trolley stolen from FairPrice, Holland Drive, prompting police investigation

Where have all the trolleys gone? This is the question for which police and authorities are seeking answers. Last December 13, NTUC FairPrice at Block 36 Holland Drive faced a blank parking section for trolleys as all the carts were missing. The outlet needed to...

NTUC Fairprice investigates video of plastic “chin chow”

Supermarket chain NTUC Fairprice says it is investigating claims that a pack of grass jelly (chin chow) allegedly bought at its supermarket is made of inedible plastic. A video which purportedly shows the packet of Tan Soon Mui grass jelly has been uploaded by a...