Central Retail ranked #1 in Top 10 Most Reputable Retail Companies 2021
by Vietnam Reports
For the first time ever, Central Retail in Vietnam has been honorably crowned #1 in the Top 10 prestigious companies in retail industry of 2021 by Vietnam Report. The Top 10 companies were selected in a logical and subjective approach based on 3 main criteria: (1) financial capacity reflected from the latest financial report; (2) media reputation evaluated by the Media Coding method; (3) survey concerning consumers and stakeholders that was conducted in August and September 2021.
Central Retail honorably received The 2021 CSR Certificate of Recognition from the Saigon Times
by the Saigon Times
On 17 Dec in HCMC, Central Retail in Vietnam was honored to receive the 2021 CSR Certificate of Recognition from The Saigon Times for its great contribution to local communities through corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities. CSR has always been part of the Company’s sustainable development strategy, jointly realizing the Company’s Vision of contributing to Vietnam’s prosperity and enhancing the quality of life of the people.
Central Retail received the Certificate of Merit from the HCMC’s Vietnam Fatherland Front
by the HCMC’s Vietnam Fatherland Front
On November 17, 2021, Central Retail was honored to receive the Certificate of Merit from the HCMC’s Vietnam Fatherland Front for their "Outstanding Contribution to the City in Participating in Supporting of Covid-19 pandemic Prevention and Control Activities". Central Retail in Vietnam has donated the amount of VND 10 billion to the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee to speed up the Covid-19 vaccination program and 1,500 folding beds that worth more than VND 750 million to the Field Hospital 7 & 8 in Thu Duc City in response to the government's call to support Ho Chi Minh City fighting against the surge of Covid-19.
Central Retail received the Certificate of Merit from the Chairman of the HCMC People's Committee
by the Chairman of the HCMC People's Committee
At the "Conference on summary of assurance of food and essentials for HCMC people during the Covid-19 outbreak" took place at the City Hall last Friday 12th of November 2021, Mrs. Phan Thi Thang, Deputy Chairperson of the HCMC People's Committee has presented the Certificate of Merit from the HCMC People's Committee to Central Retail’s retail channels including GO!, Big C, and Tops Market for their "Excellent Contribution to the City in the prevention and control of Covid-19 pandemic". During the 4th wave, Central Retail’s retail channels have joined hands with the City government in maintaining price stability and sufficient supply of food and essentials to best meet the needs of the people; secondly in providing food relief combo to the city residents during the strict isolation period as well as making donation to the Covid-19 vaccine fund.
Central Retail received the Certificate of Merit from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
Central Retail in Vietnam was honored to receive the Certificate of Merit from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development for the “excellent achievements in promoting supply and consumption of agricultural products as well as supporting the community in the control and prevention of the Covid-19 pandemic”. Central Retail has been joining hands with MARD and jointly contributing to reduce the pandemic impact to agricultural supply chain through various initiatives, including the donation of VND 1 billion to procure 10,000 combos of agricultural products from the Mekong Delta river to support Covid-hit communities in HCMC, Binh Duong, Dong Nai, etc. as well as promotional programs to booth consumption and support farmers in tough times throughout our nationwide stores of GO!, Big C and Tops Market.
Central Retail received the Certificate of Merit from the Minister of Industry and Trade
by the Minister of Industry and Trade
On 21 October 2021, Central Retail in Vietnam was honored to receive the Certificate of Merit from the Minister of Industry and Trade for “outstanding achievements to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the foundation of Vietnam’s Industry and Trade.” So far, Central Retail has been in close collaboration with MOIT, MARD as well as localities across the country to successfully organize promotional programs for Vietnamese brands and specialty agricultural products, including 7 Weekend Farmers Markets at GO!/Big C, nearly 10 seasonal specialty promotion weeks (Sa Pa Salmon, Bac Giang Lychee, Dong Thap Pangasius, etc.) and the event "Made in Vietnam - Essence of Vietnam" designed to promote high-quality Vietnamese products to consumers across the country.
Central Retail received the Certificate of Merit from the Thai Nguyen Provincial People's Committee
by the Thai Nguyen Provincial People's Committee
Central Retail received a Certificate of Merit from the Thai Nguyen Provincial People's Committee shortly after the launch of GO! Thai Nguyen. The Certificate of Merit from The Thai Nguyen People's Committee once again strengthens our belief in serving company’s Vision committing to the contribution to Vietnam’s prosperity and enhancing Vietnamese people’s lives.
Rank #2 in Top 10 Retailer 2020
by Vietnam Reports
On October 22, Vietnam Report Joint Stock Company (Vietnam Report) announced the Top 10 prestigious retail companies in 2020. GO!/Big C - a member of Central Retail in Vietnam was honored to be ranked 2nd in the Top 10 Retailers in 2020. Winning companies are assessed and ranked based on 3 main criteria: (1) Financial capacity; (2) Media reputation assessed by Media Coding technique; (3) Survey of research subjects and stakeholders conducted in August 2020. Aiming for satisfying customers every day by bringing the best Price - Quality - Service experience to the customers. The success that Big C has today is not only business results, but also its commitment to contribute to the prosperity of Vietnam and improve the quality of life of Vietnamese people.
Big C was voted one of the Most favorite Vietnamese brands
by "Sai Gon Giai Phong" Newspaper
On 27 June 2020, Saigon Giai Phong newspaper held the 15th award ceremony to celebrate the "Favorite Vietnamese Brand", and Big C – a member of Central Retail in Vietnam was proud to be recognized as one of the 30 most favorite Vietnamese brands in 2020. This is an annual program held by the prestigious newspaper to honor businesses with financial capacity; investment in brand image; sustainable operations; community development advocacy and awareness of protecting the living environment. The award in 2020 was a remarkable one since businesses nationwide had to strive for operational and customer excellence while battling against the Covid-19 pandemic. The award was given to the outstanding firms across industries, including real estate (Hung Thinh Land, Him Lam, etc.), retail (Big C, Saigon Co.op, etc.), hotels & resorts (Vinpearl, Vien Dong, etc.), and tourism (Saigontourist, TST tourist, etc.).
Recognition of efforts in supporting Vietnamese goods
by Vietnam Ministry of Industry & Trade
Central Retail in Vietnam was recognized as an outstanding company that supported the Vietnamese goods in 2020 thanks to its efforts in promoting Vietnamese products among the retail network, by frequently organizing the events to boost consumption of local products and prioritizing the best locations inside the stores for Vietnamese goods. Especially, the “Made in Vietnam” event held in October 2020 was highly appreciated by the Ministry of Industry and Trade due to the national scale and positive impacts brought to the local enterprises.
Recognition of outstanding CSR practices
by Sai Gon Times
At the Saigon Times CSR 2020 Merit Ceremony, Central Retail in Vietnam was proud to be recognized as one the companies that that have made significant and meaningful contributions to the prosperous and sustainable development of the community. The CSR activities of the recognized companies come in varied forms, including making contributions to the community, protecting the environment and safeguarding the interests of workers. Central Retail was among the companies like Unilever, Nestle, VinGroup, Vinacapital, Duy Tan Plastics,.. to receive the recognition thanks to all the great CSR/CSV works that we did to the people and communities across Vietnam.
Recognition of Sustainable Business
by Vietnam Journalists Association
At the Conference "Media and Enterprises join effort to the growth of the country" organized by the Vietnam Journalists Association, Central Retail in Vietnam was honored to be recognized as one of the outstanding companies for “The Sustainable Business” by Former Vice President of State Ms. Truong My Hoa. Together with Central Retail, there are some iconic companies got the same recognition such as Vinamilk, Vietinbank, VinaCapital Group, PNJ, Ben Thanh Tourist...