Habitat banks on premium items for store revamp

Habitat supermarket's food-hall section has been refreshed, with a Korean fried chicken store, a hidden bar and a Japanese rice-bowl joint among the recent additions.
Habitat supermarket's food-hall section has been refreshed, with a Korean fried chicken store, a hidden bar and a Japanese rice-bowl joint among the recent additions.ST PHOTO: CHOO YUN TING

Troubled retail start-up Honestbee is looking to reverse its fortunes as it embarks on a restructuring process.

A key priority is to refresh its 60,000 sq ft Habitat supermarket in Pasir Panjang by late next month, in a bid to regain confidence among investors, consumers and employees.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 09, 2019, with the headline 'Habitat banks on premium items for store revamp'. Print Edition | Subscribe