Paragon Market Place wins FAPRA award for best retail concept
By Wong Siew Ying, Channel NewsAsia 22 October 2009
SINGAPORE: Singapore's Paragon Market Place has won the "Best Retail Concept Award" conferred by the Federation of Asia-Pacific Retailers Association (FAPRA).
It is the first Singapore brand to win the title at one of the retail industry's biggest events.
This is not the only accolade Paragon Market Place has received. Since its S$3 million revamp in 2008, the grocer has won awards within the retail industry in Singapore and Asia - including the "2008 Best Retail Concept of the Year" by the Singapore Retailers Association.
Paragon Market Place is a 17,000 sq ft flagship store, located at the heart of Singapore's prime shopping belt - Orchard Road.
The store features up-market and contemporary designs, offering premium and gourmet products from around the world.
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