Ministop opens 400th store in BGC

Posted at 02/27/14 6:54 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Robinsons-owned Ministop Philippines has increased its store network to 400.

The newest Ministop convenience store opened Thursday at the ground floor of Trion Towers in Bonifacio Global City.

Robinsons Retail Holdings Inc. said the new store is “strategic given the rapid rise of BGC to become one of the country’s premier commercial and business districts.”

The store will feature Ministop’s “new look” with warm interiors and a new design.

Ministop Philippines, which is owned and operated by Robinsons Convenience Stores, Inc., is targeting 500 stores by the end of 2014.

The first Ministop store in the Philippines opened in December 2000 and is now the second-largest convenience store chain in the country.

The Ministop franchise originated from Japan and is being operated by Ministop Co. Ltd.