Also invite shoppers to participate in the AEON CNY 2017 activities for abundance of gifts

Cheras Selatan, 5 January 2017 The festivities continue with AEON CO. (M) BHD. as they presented the prizes to the winners of the AEON 32nd Anniversary's "Spend & Win" contest together with their main sponsor, VISA Malaysia.

"The AEON 32nd Anniversary ‚ÄúSpend & Win‚ÄĚ contest was a great success," said Mr. Poh Ying Loo. AEON Executive Director. "The amount of submissions were overwhelming and we are glad that our loyal customers had fun in participating in the activities which were planned for them."

The "Spend & Win" contest was held from 8 September to 20 October 2016 to commemorate the 32nd Anniversary of AEON. The contest gave shoppers a chance to win one of the seven Japan travel packages as well as Canon cameras and AEON Gift Vouchers and 32 consolation prizes of RM300 AEON Gift Vouchers and 500 AEON MEMBER Points, all totalling worth RM130,000. It was easy to participate; all shoppers needed to do were to spend a minimum amount at any AEON Store with their VISA Card, fill in the contest form and drop the contest form along with the receipt as a proof to purchase into the designated contest boxes.

The Grand Prize winner of the contest was Mr. Thean Tat Ying, who will be travelling to Japan with a RM20,000 travel voucher, capturing beautiful memories with his brand-new Canon EOS 80D C/W EFS, more memorable shopping at AEON with RM1,000 worth of AEON Gift Vouchers and 10,000 AEON MEMBER Points. Six other lucky participants to Japan also received their prizes today from Mr. Poh Ying Loo, AEON Executive Director and Mr. Ng Kong Boon, Country Manager Visa Malaysia.

"I hope that the winners will enjoy the beauty of Japan with his prize as well as even more value-added shopping at AEON with their AEON Gifts Vouchers," Mr. Poh Ying Loo added. The festivities of Chinese New Year will come early for AEON with the launch of AEON’s Chinese New Year campaign. "We hope the year of the Rooster will bring everyone prosperity." said Mr. Poh Ying Loo, Executive Director of AEON CO. (M) BHD during the announcement of the exciting activities and promotions that was planned in conjunction with the Year of the Rooster,

The campaign will be filled with amazing promotions such as the AEON Sale that is held in conjunction with the Chinese New Year celebrations from 1 till 30 January 2017 with storewide with discounts of up to 70%. There are also a variety of festive hampers for AEON shoppers to choose from.

AEON MEMBERS will be able to purchase the AEON Lucky Rooster at RM 18 with every purchase of RM 80 in a single of combination 2 receipts. Festive Prosperity 3 Days Special from 12 to 14 January 2017, AEON MEMBERS will also receive Prosperity Cash Vouchers worth RM 5 with purchases of RM100 and above (excluding GST) in a single or combination of two receipts (on the same day) storewide in any AEON store.

For AEON MEMBER Card holders who are planning to renew their membership or those planning to sign up for exclusive rewards with AEON should also take this opportunity to do so now as AEON is now offering its limited-edition cards which is valid for three years for only RM24 (savings of RM12).

Fans of social media should participate in the AEON Lucky Rooster Search & Win Facebook contest to win RM8,888 worth of Prosperity AEON Gift Vouchers. This month-long contest started on 29 December 2016 and will run till 29 January 2017.

Apart from the festive promotions at the AEON Stores, shoppers at AEON Mall can also redeem the adorable and exclusive AEON Mall Chick plush toys as well as Ang Pow Packets with a minimum purchase at the mall. To further enhance the festive environment, there will be performances and activities at selected AEON Malls every Saturday and Sunday in January.


About AEON CO. (M) BHD

AEON CO. (M) BHD. is a leading General Merchandise Stores (GMS) cum supermarket chain in Malaysia, with 33 AEON outlets and 3 MaxValu supermarkets across the country. In the spirit of the name AEON, which means eternity in Latin, AEON's goal is to work together endlessly with its customers, suppliers, business partners, shareholders and the community to create a future of limitless promises. Incorporated in 1984 in response to the Malaysian Government's invitation to help modernize the country's retailing industry, AEON's chain of stores strive to satisfy the ever changing needs and desires of consumers. Guided by its "Customer First" philosophy, the company's acute understanding of the target market needs, aided by optimal product-mix, AEON surpasses consumer expectations and enhances their experience every time they shop. All this is encapsulated in the tagline "AEON Enriching Your Lifestyle".

AEON also strongly supports environmental sustainability by championing various recycling, energy conservation and tree planting causes, by engaging and encouraging various parties, including staff, customers, NGOs, government agencies and the community at large to participate.

In 2015, AEON introduced the 'Do Mall' initiative as part of its rebranding exercise to rebrand AEON Shopping Centres to AEON Mall. The initiative marks a next step in product innovation whilst maintaining customers' favourites, a yearlong activities to enhance shopping experience and a new refreshed AEON Mall with more offerings from food, to entertainment, to fashion and to community events.

AEON has been awarded the Gold for the Retail category by Putra Brand Award for 5 consecutive years since 2011. AEON was also awarded Green Leadership by Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards in 2011 and 2010.

For more information, please visit: www.aeonretail.com.my or www.facebook.com/aeonretail.my

Michelle Loo
Public Relations and Branding, AEON CO. (M) BHD
03­9207 6246/ +6012­3333 956