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Wellcome and Market Place are now on foodpanda Hong Kong

May 28, 2024
Wellcome and Market Place are now on foodpanda Hong Kong

Making online shopping faster, fresher and easier – all in 45 minutes! Up to 5,000 fresh and grocery items available
50% off selected items with an extra 15% off
Meet foodpanda’s brand ambassador Pau-Pau

27 May 2024, Hong Kong – Serving the Hong Kong community for nearly 80 years and keeps innovating, Wellcome is dedicated to providing customers with great value, quality products and a convenient shopping experience. Today, Wellcome and Market Place have announced a partnership with Asia’s leading food delivery platform foodpanda, offering a wide range of products, including fresh food, snacks, ice-cream, beverages, wine, groceries and more. The service provides customers with up to 5,000 items available for delivery in 45 minutes*. Wellcome and Market Place are also offering 50% off selected items and an extra 15% discount when you spend $380 on foodpanda.

Accelerating e-Commerce to enhance shopping experience for customers

Darren Chan, Managing Director, Food (Hong Kong & Macau), DFI Retail Group, said: “Wellcome and Market Place always strive to serve customers better with fresh, quality produce and groceries at great value. With the growing trend of cross-platform shopping, we are accelerating our e-commerce development and enhancing the O2O customer journey by synergising our online and offline channels.

We are excited to join hands with foodpanda to reach out to a wider audience in the quick commerce space. With foodpanda’s digital network, robust technology infrastructure and flexible and fast delivery service, we will be able to offer our customers a faster, fresher and easier grocery shopping experience.”

Ryan Lai, Chief Executive Officer of foodpanda Hong Kong said, “Having been in Hong Kong for 10 years, foodpanda has always been dedicated to providing a one-stop shop food and grocery delivery service. In recent years, we have been committed to growing our Quick-Commerce capabilities, enhancing our lifestyle and grocery offerings on foodpanda mall for our customers. We always strive to collaborate with popular local retail brands, and are excited to be able to partner with one of Hong Kong’s leading and longest-established supermarket chain, Wellcome, and Market Place, greatly strengthening our brand portfolio, bringing a selection of diverse and high- quality products for customers. This strategic partnership also enhances the customer experience for both parties, and furthers our development within the retail Quick-Commerce space. We are excited to work with Wellcome and Market Place, to create an ultimate win-win partnership.”

Up to 5,000 items delivered in 45 minutes. 50% off selected items. Extra 15% off purchases over $380

Customers can now shop up to 5,000 items from Wellcome and Market Place on foodpanda, including fresh food, snacks, ice-cream, beverages, wine, groceries and more, with super fast delivery to their door in 45 minutes.

From now until 30 May, customers who buy selected Wellcome or Market Place items on foodpanda can enjoy discounts of up to 50% off. Also, until 20 June, on purchases over $380, customers can get an extra 15% discount (max. $80).

Meet foodpanda’s brand ambassador Pau-Pau

To celebrate the partnership, Pau-Pau, foodpanda’s brand ambassador, is in Hong Kong to visit selected Wellcome and Market Place stores on the first and second weekends of June and give out gifts. Stay tuned for more on the Facebook page. Meanwhile, over 10 Wellcome and Market Place stores have been decorated in foodpanda pink. Look for Pau-Pau and take a picture. A themed WhatsApp sticker set is coming soon.

Offering customers greater flexibility

In addition to its partnership with foodpanda, Wellcome has recently upgraded and launched its online shop. Customers can enjoy free delivery on purchases over $500, and for purchases above $150, customers can enjoy free click & collect service, allowing them to pick up orders at over 200 designated stores. These new services offer customers greater flexibility.