From Beijing to Hong Kong and from Singapore to Shanghai: the Asian food scene is worth seeing. According to the market research company Nielsen, the purchase of fresh groceries at market stalls still accounts for about 50 percent of the total. However, the trend is towards supermarkets and hypermarkets. According to Business Monitor International (BMI) revenues in the food retail sector in Singapore are expected to rise by almost four percent per year until 2015.
“better life together” (blt*) is located in the KK shopping centre in Shenzhen and provides space for the weekly shopping trip across some 4,000 square meters, as well as numerous possibilities for enjoying lunch. blt* is operated by China Resources Vanguard, one of the largest supermarket-retailers world-wide, and located in Shenzhen