New eco friendly food packaging can double the shelf-life of perishable food

New eco friendly food packaging can double the shelf-life of perishable food

Newly developed eco friendly food packaging material could be the next big thing in supermarket industry. Made out of  natural chitosan-based composite film with grapefruit seed extract (GFSE), the new food packaging material is free from chemical additives. Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS), who developed the food packaging material said that the new […]

Singapore supermarket lost $120,000 on trolleys

Singapore supermarket lost $120,000 on trolleys

The third largest chain of supermarkets in Singapore Sheng Siong loses 90 metal trolleys and 180 plastic ones over its outlets each month.  That interprets into a stunning $120,000 loss on just trolleys. Furthermore, this supermarket chain is not the only one. In the previous two years, NTUC FairPrice lost around 1,000 trolleys every year […]

Tobacco to be banned in Singapore

Tobacco to be banned in Singapore

A complete ban on rising tobacco items in Singapore will be starting on Tuesday (Dec 15), said the Ministry of Health (MOH). MOH had declared in June this year that the restriction on developing tobacco items would be processed in two stages. The items in the ban are not available in Singapore at present. The ban […]

Apple Store comes to Singapore, the First In Southeast Asia

Apple Store comes to Singapore, the First In Southeast Asia

Tech giant, Apple revealed its plans to open an Apple store in Singapore, which would turn out to be the company’s first retail location in Southeastern Asia. The move, as indicated by industry experts, will intensify the smartphone market where the competition is fierce. There were reports that the organization had unobtrusively started procuring staff […]