Saigon Co.op makes Asia Pacific top 10 retailer list

(VOV) - Retail Asia magazine on November 10 unveiled the selection of Saigon Commercial Cooperative Union (Saigon Co.op) and The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World) as among the top 500 Asia-Pacific retailers at an awards ceremony in Singapore.

This is the 11th year Saigon Co.op has been honoured. Notably, this year Saigon Co.op is the only representative of Vietnam to be selected as a top ten retailer in the Asia-Pacific region.

The Gioi Di Dong Investment Joint Stock Company has been cited a top 500 Asia-Pacific retailers for five years running. This year, it ranked in the 409th position among regional retailers.

As of the end of 2013, the company had a total of 219 mobile phone stores across the country with VND8,232 billion in gross revenue. 

Launched in 2004, winners of the annual Asia-Pacific Top 500 Retail Awardshave been selected based on surveys in 14 regional countries.