General Director Message

General Director Message

Enrich customers’ daily lifestyle and Contribute to community growth To Realize Vietnam’s Sustainable Development

AEON Vietnam Co., Ltd – is one of the leading retailer in Vietnam directly under AEON Co., Ltd, a leading retail group in Japan. It’s officially established on October 07th 2011 to invest in diversified segments in retail industry as its core business and opened the 1st shopping mall – AEON Tan Phu Celadon – in 2014. Until now, after 9 years of operation, AEON Vietnam has been expanding its business nationwide in a wide range of retail segments including 3 Shopping Malls, 3 General Merchandise Stores, 2 Supermarkets, 29 Specialty Stores, E-Commerce business and 01 Regional Distribution Center in Ho Chi Minh City.

We will continue to make these efforts toward becoming Top Retailer and the Best Company to work for in Vietnam retail industry.

With corporate principle – “everything we do, we do for our customers” – and our promise – “to provide customers with assurance and trust in daily life” – we strive to enrich customers’ daily lifestyles. To do so, AEON Vietnam is to provide high quality products with reasonable prices, enhancing shopping conveniences and lifestyles.

One of the most important and irreplaceable assets in AEON Vietnam is AEON People who tirelessly contribute to achieve “Customers Satisfactions” and turn corporate mission into reality. That is reflected in our corporate policy by fostering working environment where AEON People can grow together through 3 commitments including Career growth, Professional growth, and Leadership & Humanity growth through Community contribution. Among all, Professional growth of expertise and skills through continuous training programs is the most valuable and sustainable benefit that we guarantee for AEON People. With our efforts to become a “Best company to work for” in Vietnam retail industry, AEON Vietnam has been recognized as one of “Best Companies To Work For in Asia” by HR Asia – leading HR magazine of the region, for 02 consecutive years.

Based on one of our corporate basic principles, which is local community contribution, AEON Vietnam aims to be the good Corporate Citizen. To realize our CSR Policy, we have been joining hands with local stakeholders to contribute to Vietnam’s sustainable development goals. Since presented in Vietnam market from 2009, we have been continuously carrying out projects under 3 key CSR pillars, which are Environment and Natural Resources Management, Youth Generation Nurturing, Local Community Engagement. By October 2020, we have planted over 100,000 trees across Vietnam in collaboration with AEON Environmental Foundation. By December 2020, we have granted nearly 1,000 scholarships to students in Ho Chi Minh City and Ha Noi City, in collaboration with AEON 1% Club Foundation. In September 2019, we launched Plastic Free Community project in order to solve plastic pollution issue by various initiatives to encourage customers to use their own shopping bags. In September 2020, we launched the 5-year-Sustainable Education for Youth project, targeting more than 65,000 children nationwide, with the vision to create strong future generation, by preparing them with sustainability knowledge and needed facility, for stronger Vietnam.

Finally, we will continue to make every effort in expanding business, developing Vietnamese human resource and contributing to local community in association with Vietnam’s sustainable development. Along with the economic growth, customers’ lifestyles are changing drastically. We will keep making constant efforts to timely respond to the changes of customers’ demands. We greatly appreciate the support of Government, local Authorities, media, partners, customers and employees.

Mr. Furusawa Yasuyuki
General Director of AEON Vietnam Co., Ltd