23:49 | 26/02/2021 Companies
(VEN) - In order to support Hai Duong farmers to consume agricultural products affected by COVID-19, from 25th – 28th Feb 2021, AEON Vietnam sells Hai Duong agricultural products at preferential prices without profit at all of its business locations in Hanoi. It is expected that 43 tons of farm produce would be “rescued” after 4 days.
On the first day, tons of agricultural products were available at General Merchandise Store & Supermarket (GMS) AEON - Long Bien, AEON - Ha Dong and AEON MaxValu Express Riverside Supermarket (Thanh Xuan, Hanoi), AEON MaxValu Express EcoPark Supermarket (Hung Yen).
These products including cabbage, kohlrabi, carrots, tomatoes, guava pears, ... are packed in bags of 4-5 kg or more with the same price of 30,000 VND / bag. AEON Vietnam purchased products for “rescure” from VietGAP certified farming suppliers and cooperatives in order to bring safe and quality products to consumers from Hai Duong province.
Representative of AEON Vietnam, Ms. Tran Thu Quynh – Northern Merchandising General Manager, said: “Understanding the difficulties of farmers in Hai Duong, AEON Vietnam would like to join hands to support and promote the consumption of their agricultural products. We hope that Covid-19 situation will be more positive, and lives of the people here will become stable again.
In the complicated context of the Covid-19, AEON Vietnam keeps maintaining and strengthening prevention measures in accordance with government regulations at all of its business locations nationwide as well as during the transportation of agricultural products. It is AEON Vietnam’s effort in ensuring a safe and secure shopping environment for customers and joining hands with the community to prevent the epidemic.
In February 2020, AEON Vietnam also participated in the activity of "rescue" agricultural products for farmers in the Southern provinces. In only 05 days (1/2 - 5/2/2020), the company has supported to consume nearly 20 tons of dragon fruit and nearly 60 tons of watermelon.
Aiming to be a needed retailer, AEON Vietnam is constantly striving to meet the needs of customers, enrich their lifestyle and contribute to the socio-economic development of Vietnam.