Furniture, Hardware and Office Supplies in Vietnam

Find out about the Vietnamese chain stores that supply the basic furniture, home furnishings, groceries, white goods and electrical appliances for your home...

Typical shop opening hours in Vietnam are from 09:00 to 22:00, including weekends. Below is a guide to where to shop in Vietnam, with details of supermarkets and department stores, as well as where to buy furniture and electrical appliances.

The Yellow Pages or the store’s own website will provide information on the nearest branch.

Supermarkets

Over the past 10 years, there has been a rise in the number of supermarkets operating in Vietnam. Some of the most popular are listed below:

  • Co.op Mart is the leading retailer in Ho Chi Minh City and South Vietnam. Its product range includes groceries, food, electrical appliances, home goods, and clothes (website in Vietnamese)
  • Big C is managed under the umbrella of the Casino Group (France) and is one of the biggest retail businesses in Vietnam with products ranging from fresh food to appliances, clothes, home furnishings, and electronics
  • Citimart stocks a selection of imported goods such as food, chocolates, sweets and fruit from other countries (website in Vietnamese)
  • Fivimart is one of the most popular supermarkets in Hanoi selling food, groceries, home appliances, cosmetics and clothes, as well as other imported products (website in Vietnamese)
  • Intimex is a state-owned company operating under the Ministry of Trade and based in the north of the country. Its product range includes food, groceries, home appliances, and clothes
  • Metro is the largest “cash & carry” style wholesaler in Vietnam. A membership card is required
  • Lotte Mart is a popular supermarket selling food, cosmetics, home appliances, electronic products and clothes (website in Vietnamese)
  • Guardian is a health and beauty supermarket with 18 stores in Ho Chi Minh City. Its product range includes healthcare, skincare and beauty products
  • Circle K and 24h Shop and Go are two common 24-hour stores in Ho Chi Minh City selling mainly food and beverages
  • FamilyMart is a chain of Japanese convenience stores newly opened in Ho Chi Minh City, and open 24 hours a day. The store sells a range of food and drink
  • Other minor chains include: Savimart, Hapro Mart, Hanoi Starmart, Marko

Department Stores and Shopping Centres

The Vietnamese retail market has seen significant development in recent years and has attracted a lot of investment. Both local and foreign customers can expect a good deal of choice when shopping for branded products in the following department stores:

  • Parkson, a Malaysian retailer, is a leading department store in Vietnam with five stores in Ho Chi Minh City, two in Hanoi and one in Hai Phong. International brands as well as favourite Vietnamese brands can be found in store. Promotional offers are run throughout the year
  • Diamond Plaza is a luxury shopping centre in Ho Chi Minh City with a large collection of international and local brands and products including cosmetics, clothes, and toys. There is also a food court, cinemas and other entertainment facilities
  • Trang Tien Plaza is a renovated shopping centre located in downtown Hanoi with a wide range of famous cosmetics and clothing brands (website in Vietnamese).
  • Vincom is one of the most popular shopping malls in Vietnam and can be found in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. The mall hosts is home to a wide range of international brands as well as a number of food courts (website in Vietnamese)
  • Saigon Centre located in Ho Chi Minh City, is a good place to shop for electronics, clothing and handicrafts
  • Saigon Paragon is a shopping centre in Phu My Hung, Ho Chi Minh City, with retail stores, entertainment facilities, supermarkets and food courts
  • The Garden is a shopping mall in Hanoi with a wide range of fashion and cosmetic stores. There is also an entertainment centre with cinemas and food courts (website in Vietnamese)
  • Tax Department Store located in downtown of Ho Chi Minh City consists of an extensive range of galleries and boutiques

Furniture Stores

  • Nha Xinh supplies home furniture and decoration in Hanoi, Danang and Ho Chi Minh City (website in Vietnamese)
  • Pho-Xinh is a high-end furniture store chain with stores throughout the country
  • Me Linh Plaza is a large furniture hypermarket in Hanoi. Building materials and domestic appliances are also available (website in Vietnamese)
  • Nha Dep is a home furnishing store in Hanoi (website in Vietnamese)
  • SB Furniture is a furnishing chain from Thailand located in Ho Chi Minh City
  • Kims Full House is a Korean chain with stores in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (website in Vietnamese)
  • Klassy is a chain of furniture retailers with a range of furniture and home furnishings imported from Taiwan, Hong Kong and Italy
  • Index Living Mall is located in Ho Chi Minh City and sells a range of furniture and home furnishings for all areas of the home
  • UMA sells similar products to Ikea and has stores in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City
  • Mega Home sells a wide range of home appliances, with a showroom in Hanoi and a shipping service throughout the country (website in Vietnamese)
  • Ynot Design sells contemporary design furniture made by local craftsmen around Hanoi
  • Ikea in Vietnam does not have an official distributor; however there is a small retailer in Hanoi that distributes IKEA products (website in Vietnamese)

Electronic and Appliance Shops

  • Home Center is the leading electronic and home appliance centre in Vietnam. Online shopping is available with secured payment (website in Vietnamese)
  • Topcare is another large electronic supermarket in Hanoi with frequent promotional offers and an online shopping system (website in Vietnamese)
  • Media Mart has a number of stores in the north of the country (website in Vietnamese)
  • PICO is a large electronic retailer with stores located in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (website in Vietnamese)
  • Nguyen Kim is a popular electronics and appliance centre in Vietnam with a number of stores available throughout the country (website in Vietnamese)
  • Thien Hoa has a number of stores in Ho Chi Minh City and frequent promotional offers (website in Vietnamese)