Owndays ramps up hiring, office space as it grows S'pore footprint

Chain plans to open 4 more stores by 2022, give customers easy access to eye health data

A premium concept Owndays outlet at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, one of the three new stores the company opened here since the pandemic started. These stores bring its total number in Singapore to 31. The chain plans to open four more stores in S
A premium concept Owndays outlet at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, one of the three new stores the company opened here since the pandemic started. These stores bring its total number in Singapore to 31. The chain plans to open four more stores in Singapore by next year, with the next two likely to be in the central and north-eastern areas.PHOTO: OWNDAYS

Eyewear chain Owndays has set its sights on further growth with plans to ramp up its headcount in Singapore.

The Japanese company, which employs 300 people here in its stores and headquarters, aims to grow this number by 30 per cent over the next three years.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 09, 2021, with the headline 'Owndays ramps up hiring, office space as it grows S'pore footprint'. Subscribe