Don Don Donki Singapore will open its first store in Asia that is outside of Japan in Orchard Road on 1st December 2017. Housed in a double-storey retail space in Orchard Central, the outlet will present its eclectic retail experience 24 hours, seven days a week in the heart of Singapore. The store will feature a Hokkaido retail theme, offering a wide array of authentic Japanese products including food and beverage, grocery, party goods, costumes and beauty products, amongst many others for fans of Japanese products in the Little Red Dot!
Don Don Donki Singapore – Your Japanese Brand Specialist
As the brand’s first flagship store in Asia, Don Don Donki Singapore wants to position itself as the ‘Japanese Brand Specialist’ by offering you with products that are either made or designed in Japan. Like what you have experienced in Japan, the distinctive retail DNA of Donki that focuses on convenience, amazing prices and an amusement park-like shopping will be showcased through the store’s unique concept and design.
Hideki Okada, Director, Pan Pacific International Holdings said: “Singapore is known to be Southeast Asia’s retail hub and is home to some of the biggest brands in the world. Therefore, we are thrilled to launch Don Don Donki here as our pioneer store for the rest of Southeast Asia. While we have retained the diverse range of products that define the Donki shopping experience, we have also made sure that they are carefully selected to suit local preferences.”
Don Don Donki Singapore – What’s In Store!
Don Don Donki Singapore will become the first 24-hour Japanese discount store in Singapore, providing a wide variety of goods which includes fresh foods (meat, fruits and takeaway meals), processed foods, everyday household items, cosmetics and novelty goods.
Following its stores in Japan, Don Don Donki Singapore will continue to keep prices for their products affordable and competitive. Through a partnership with Hokkaido Marche, Don Don Donki will offer Singapore shoppers a Hokkaido-themed retail and dine-in space that features unique product offerings and successful tenants from the region.
“No other Donki store carries such a broad diversity of food choices, and the partnership with Hokkaido Marche will further elevate the dining experience here. We hope this will be a refreshing retail concept that Singaporeans can look forward to and heartily enjoy,” said Mr. Okada.
Don Don Donki Singapore – Product Lines & Highlights
While all products will be 100% made or designed in Japan, Don Don Donki Singapore adopts a Hokkaido-themed retail experience where a third of products offered are curated from Hokkaido. This includes meat and fish specially caught in Hokkaido, such as Tokachi Bee.
The Food section will include fresh foods (meat, fruit and produce), liquor, disposable items, daily household items, cosmetics, apparel, toys, stationery, kitchen goods, fitness goods, novelty items and more. Premium Japanese alcohol products such as Japanese Sake and Whiskey will be served at Don Don Donki Singapore’s bar and there will also be a wide delicatessen offering of food such as healthy Japanese lunch plates, okonomiyaki, yakitori, Hokkaido Gelato and other hot Japanese food.
Don Don Donki Singapore – Don Quijote Group’s Private Brand: Jonetsu Kakaku
Don Quijote Group’s very own private brand called “Jonetsu Kakaku”, which translates to Passionate Price will be present in all product category. The Jonetsu Kakaku brand promises affordability without compromising on quality. Products under this logo will capture the elements of fun and discovery associated with Don Quijote Hokkaido-themed Retail Concept.
Don Don Donki Singapore Opening Promotion
Don Don Donki Singapore has planned a number of perks for shoppers in Singapore as part of its opening promotion!
Once the store opens at 10am, the first 150 customers who spend $100 will receive a “Donpen” Soft Toy. Shoppers will also get to play Mini Games till 9pm on the same day to win with special prizes such as soft toys, snacks and other merchandises.
Besides Japanese Premium Sweet Potato (whole) going for $2 (Limited to two sweet potatoes per person. While stocks last!), there will also be special choice products on offer every hour. You can also get to savour free food tasting between 1 – 3 December 2017 at 10am, 12pm and 6pm respectively.