Expanding the Mall Experience for a Better Tomorrow
SM Supermalls has long established itself as the dominant player in the country’s retail business. In the span of three decades, it has developed 60 malls nationwide with a staggering total gross floor area of 7.7 million sqm, three of which are among the biggest in the world.
The largest shopping center operator in the Philippines continuously delivers on its brand promise of providing the ultimate in family fun mall experience by partnering with the best local and global retailers. The SM mall experience continues to be anchored on innovation and growth, new exciting global brands, revitalized and popular national brands, all within reach of the SM customer.
As the nation’s economy continues to expand and consumers’ tastes evolve with the times, SM Supermalls gears up for accelerated business expansion to meet growing market demands.
SM City San Jose del Monte
The year 2016 saw the opening of SM Supermall’s 57th mall in April. The mall is located in San Jose del Monte, in the province of Bulacan, which has a population of 574,089 people—making it the 19th most populated city in the Philippines.
Occupying 101,407 sqm of the new mall showcases three levels of al fresco dining, two levels of covered parking, four state-of-the-art cinemas, and its own Cyberzone.
SM City San Jose del Monte also boasts of a view deck overlooking a scenic lagoon. This unique feature perfectly complements the captivating hillside landscape of the mall. Another welcome treat for shoppers is the mall’s spectacular water fountain that is best viewed at night.
SM City Trece Martires
Another mall that opened in 2016 is SM City Trece Martires in Cavite, one of the most industrialized and fastest growing provinces because of its close proximity to Metro Manila. With a population of 3,678,301 in 2015, it is the most populated province in the country. Since opening its doors to shoppers last May, the mall has made a mark with Caviteños with its wide array of shops and choices, as well as its landscaped gardens and convenient covered carpark.
The year also marked the opening of Cherry Congressional. The iconic local brand, which has been in business since the early 1950s, and recently acquired by SM Prime, is considered one of the pioneers in the supermarket business. Anchored by SM Hypermarket and Ace Hardware, SM Supermalls’ 59th mall also features a select array of casual dining restaurants, popular fast food chains, services, and IT stores.
SM City East Ortigas
To cap off 2016 in grand style, SM City East Ortigas opened its doors to shoppers last December. The 60th SM Supermall is strategically located at the boundary of Pasig City and Cainta, Rizal, making it easily accessible to residents of Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City, Marikina City, and the province of Rizal.
With a total floor area of 80,126.62 sqm, the mall offers a diverse tenant mix anchored by, The SM Store, SM Supermarket, SM Appliance Center, Ace Hardware, Watsons, and Uniqlo. SM City East Ortigas also houses state-of-the-art cinemas – four Digital Cinemas and four Director’s Club theaters.
SM Supermalls’ continued success is firmly rooted in providing the highest level of service and delight to its shoppers: well-curated brands in partnership with the world’s best retailers; a delectable mix of dining tenants giving the market a taste of the best in the local and global scene; a wide array of entertainment options; new and ever-evolving architecture coupled with eco-friendly design and a warm ambience that allows shoppers from all walks of life to feel safe, comfortable, and happy.