Shoppers set for sales promotion month
HCM CITY — A big sales promotion campaign with the participation of around 750 businesses was launched by the municipal departments of Industry and Trade and Culture, Tourism and Sports on Thursday night (August 30).
During the Sales Promotion Month, ten groups of goods including textile and garments, foodstuff and beverages, cosmetics, electronics, tourism and banking services, are being sold at over 2,700 stalls at various venues with discounts ranging from five to 50 per cent.
Over 250 businesses are displaying and selling their products at 430 stalls at the Sales Promotion Fair 2012 that opened at the Phu Tho Stadium in District 10 on August 30. The fair will remain open until September 3.
Big price deductions are also being offered at supermarkets joining the sales promotion month, including BigC, Co-op Mart, Vinatexmart, Citimart and Metro.
The campaign also includes six fairs that will bring goods to workers at industrial parks and export processing zones, students living in dormitaries and residents of remote areas.
Twenty-five leading businesses in the city, incuding Sai Gon Co-op, Sai Gon Trading Corppration and Ba Huan will send trucks selling goods, especially essential goods, under the city's price stabilisation programme, to customers in surburban areas and remote IPs and EPZs. — VNS