Tag Archives: SM Malls

Robot concierge coming to SM

(Source: ABS-CBN News | November 22, 2018) Weeks after it announced its use of robot concierge for its malls, SM has gave its SM Megamall shoppers a preview of how these robots will work in a demonstration recently. The robot concierge provides information on deals, promos and events from a touch screen mounted on its chest. It can also reply ...

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SM China wins ICSC Asia-Pacific Gold Award

(Source: smsupermalls.com | October 25, 2018) SM China was awarded “2018 ICSC Asia Pacific Shopping Center Gold Award for Marketing Excellence –Emerging / Digital Technology” at the ICSC RECon Asia-Pacific Conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. SM City Xiamen and SM Xiamen Lifestyle Center have brought a whole new emotions expressing plan “City Bubble” to their customers, provided citizens with creative ...

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SM Prime opens shopping mall in Legazpi City

(Source: Business World | September 12, 2018) SM City Legazpi will open its doors on Sept. 14. Located along Imeda Roces Avenue in Albay, the mall will have a total gross floor area of almost 88,000 square meters (sq.m.) and will be the company’s second mall in Bicol following SM City Naga in Camarines Sur. “SM Prime joins the City ...

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SM readies mall expansion in north and south Luzon

(Source: Business World | July 23, 2018) SM Investments Corp. is looking at areas in northern and southern Luzon for the next stage of expansion of its shopping mall business, a top official of the Sy-led holding firm said. “Wala pa kaming northern Luzon, wala pa kaming southern Luzon. Wala pa kaming pababa doon,” SM Chairman Jose T. Sio told ...

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How SM keeps its relevance over time

(Source: Manila Standard | June 18, 2018) Every year, Filipinos celebrate Father’s Day. Certainly, families will flock to the malls this Sunday to spend time with their loved ones. After all, Dad’s Day is not complete without celebrating it at SM Malls. In turn, this celebration has become an avenue for businesses to generate profit. So how do longtime brands, ...

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SM opens 70th mall

(Source: Inquirer |May 19, 2018) Property giant SM Prime Holdings has hit the 70th shopping mall milestone in its Philippine retail empire expansion, cementing its market-leading position with the opening of a new shopping hub in Pampanga. SM City Telabastagan, which opened last Friday, is the fourth SM mall in this province. The new mall adds 55,000 square meters of ...

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SM Prime Q1 net income rose 15% to P7.6 billion

(Source: Business Mirror | May 7, 2018) Shopping mall operator SM Prime Holdings Inc. said it posted a 15-percent increase in its net income in the first quarter to P7.6 billion from last year’s P6.6 billion, driven by the expansion of its mall and residential businesses in key cities all over the country. Consolidated revenues grew 14 percent to P23.4 ...

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SM Prime opens second Pangasinan mall

(Source: Manila Standard | May 3, 2018) SM Prime Holdings Inc., the country’s leading shopping mall and residential developer, opened its second mall in Pangasinan province Friday (May 4). SM Prime said in a disclosure to the stock exchange SM City Urdaneta Central, the group’s 69th mall in the Philippines, would open with 42,000 square meters of gross floor area. ...

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SM Prime opens 6th Cavite mall

(Source: Business Mirror | February 15, 2018) The shopping mall empire of country’s richest man Henry Sy, Sr. continues its provincial expansion with the opening of SM Center Imus in Cavite. In a statement issued Wednesday, SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime) said it will be opening the mall on Friday (Feb. 16) with 90% of its leasing space already ...

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SM Store goes cashless with PayMaya

(Source: SMinvestments.com | January 18, 2018) PLDT, Inc.’s digital financial unit PayMaya Philippines is ramping up its presence in brick-and-mortar retail establishments, unveiling on Wednesday its partnership with The SM Store for cashless payments. Under its partnership with the retail unit of the country’s largest shopping mall operator, PayMaya users can pay for their transactions just by opening the app ...

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