IMEX Pan Pacific Group | APEA - Asia Pacific Enterprise Awards

CORPORATE EXCELLENCE

IMEX Pan Pacific Group

Imex Pan Pacific Group (IPPG) was established in 1985 by Mr. Jonathan Hanh Nguyen. Currently, IPPG has invested in many significant projects related to various business fields. These include Airport travel retail: duty free stores, downtown duty free and in-flight duty-free business, airport advertising, retail stores and other services, fast food franchised store chains and fine dining restaurant chains, airport investment & management; Investment & management of shopping malls, business investment in duty-free stores, real estates and Hotels Resorts. The Company takes pride in being the official distributor of many world-class brands in six business fields: luxury & mid-tier fashion, perfumes & cosmetics, jewelry & watches, liquors & champagne, tobacco leaf, food & beverage and fine dining restaurant services.

Vision, Mission & Core Values
IPPG aims to become the top retail business operator in Vietnam for top international brands. In order to achieve its mission, it strives to strengthen its partnership with exiting brands under “Win Win Win” principle: Client satisfaction in extraordinary products & services quality - Mutual benefits for partners - IPP sustainable growth. Attracts global brands to invest in Vietnam market. The Company aims to create a culture of excellence in operating the corporation, offering selective products and services, and building good relationships with its customers and partners. Furthermore, IPPG believes in tree core values – passion and pride, respect, and honesty and integrity. The Company is passionate about finding and selecting the most premium quality categories, brands and products for their customers. It takes great pride in creating exclusive experiences for the people they serve. In addition, the Company believes in respecting their traditions and looking to the future with dynamism and modernity. It believes that the respect for their customers and partners is a strong foundation for them to bring out the best values. Furthermore, the Company believes in a policy of honesty, openness and always behaving with the highest sense of integrity to their partners, customers, the media & and government authorities.

Chairman of IPPG
Chairman of IPPG, Mr. Johnathan Hanh Nguyen, Vietnam’s most influential man was known as one of the leading businessmen who built his company with his own hands and as a contributor to launching the air route between HCMC and Manila of the Philippines in 1985. Since then, Mr. Johnathan Hanh Nguyen has established IPPG and has cooperated and invested more than 400 Million USD for several projects throughout the country, which generates more than $500 Million USD yearly and brings jobs to more than 25,000 people. To recognize his achievements and contribution to Vietnam and its economy, especially his charitable contribution to support the community, he has been honored by the media channels such as Forbes Vietnam, Forums of Businessmen and Investors, etc. for many years. Moreover. KBS recently featured Mr. Jonathan Hanh Nguyen as one of the billionaires, business leader in Asia. Mr. Johnathan Hanh Nguyen also takes active roles in supporting the community, including Commissioner of the National Fund for Vietnamese Children, Vice chief of “For the beloved Hoang Sa & Truong Sa” fund, Commissioner of Da Lat University council, Honorary doctorate for his dedicated contributions to Da Lat University, Chairman of Southern Airports Services Joint Stock Company (SASCO), and Chairman of Cam Ranh International Airport company.

CEO of IPPG
In 1998, Mrs. Le Hong Thuy Tien was the president of Mien Dong Supermarket which in the largest supermarket in Vietnam at that time with more than 10,000 m2 and more than 20,000 merchandises. She joined IPP group since 2004, leading the company to a new successful level with the expansion of the luxury fashion retails, building lasting relationships with the major fashion houses in the world. She was named as one of the most successful female entrepreneurs in Asia several internationally known magazines and newspaper such as Forbes, The Guardian, Marie Claire US & Australia, Harper Bazaar, Her World Singapore. She was awarded the Golden Rose Cup in 2013 as Representative of Top 100 Woman Business Leaders in Viet Nam selected by VCCI (Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry), an award for the economic contribution by the Prime Minister of Vietnam in 2014, the Third-Class Labor Medal in May 2015 by the President of Vietnam.

Core Business of IPPG

  • Luxury Fashion: DAFC, a subsidiary of IPPG, is the official and exclusive distributor of 60 top-world luxury brands including fashion, watches, jewelry, world-class luxury leather goods in Vietnam with a database of 33,000 VIP customers.
  • Mid-Tier Fashion: ACFC & CMFC, a subsidiary of IPPG, takes pride in distributing 11 world-renowned fashion brands in Vietnam with database of 100,000 VIP customers.
  • Luxury Shopping Mall:
    • Rex Shopping Arcade: Rex Arcade is home to many of the top-world fashion brand boutiques: Bally, Burberry, Bvlgari, Cartier, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Paul & Shark, Rolex, Salvatore Ferragamo, Vertu, Giuseppe Zanotti, Jacqueline (a multi-brand retail store with over 18 world-class brands such as Balmain, Elie Saab, Vera Wang, Zuhair Murad, Oscar de la Renta, etc.)
    • Trang Tien Plaza: Trang Tien Plaza is home of world’s top 20 luxury fashion & cosmetic brands, including Bvlgari, Chanel, Christian Dior, Cartier, Christian Dior Beauty, Ermenegildo Zegna, Kenzo, Lancôme, Louis Vuitton, Salvatore Ferragamo, Shiseido, Shu Uemura, Rolex, Versace...
  • Food and Beverage: IPPG is an official & exclusive franchisee in Vietnam with 88 stores across the country.
  • Supply Chain: IPPG Supply Chain, a member of IPPG, has invested 2 million USD in building over 3000 m2 with two self-contained manufacturing & supply centers in Cat Lai (HCMC) and Ngoc Hoi (Hanoi). These centers provide materials for 160 fast-food stores and restaurants of IPPG in Vietnam. Functions of IPPG Supply Chain include Importing & exporting food and equipments; Inventory checkin, warehouse (cold/cool storage) & transportation; Manufacturing: pizza crust, donuts and other food products; Distributing inventories, ingredients for fast-food chain services; Distributing specialized equipments at F&B franchised stores.
  • Tobacco Leaf Distribution: IPPG is currently appointed as the sole distributor of Universal Tobacco Leaf. We supply raw tobacco materials from Brazil, Argentina, America, Canada to Vietnam leading Tobacco companies, including Vietnam National Tobacco Corporation (Vinataba), Saigon Industry Corporation, Khanh Viet corporation (Khatoco).
  • Liquor Distribution: IPPG partners and distributes the most prestige worldwide Liquor brands with over 300 distribution outlets and annual revenue growth of 15%.
  • Border Duty Free Business: With 150 milllions USD investment, Hypermarts at the border gates Moc Bai, Tinh Bien and Lao Bao have supported the local economic development and has created valuable jobs for over 5,000 local workers.
  • Airport Retail Business: IPPG invests in Airport Retail Business at major airports in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Ha Noi, Da Nang, Cam Ranh, Phu Quoc with four core businesses: Food and Souveniers Retail Chains, Duty Free Chains, Fast Food Chains – Airport, Airport Advertising.
  • Airport Investment.
  • Outlet Retail Business.

CORPORATE EXCELLENCE

IMEX Pan Pacific Group

Imex Pan Pacific Group (IPPG) was established in 1985 by Mr. Jonathan Hanh Nguyen. Currently, IPPG has invested in many significant projects related to various business fields. These include Airport travel retail: duty free stores, downtown duty free and in-flight duty-free business, airport advertising, retail stores and other services, fast food franchised store chains and fine dining restaurant chains, airport investment & management; Investment & management of shopping malls, business investment in duty-free stores, real estates and Hotels Resorts. The Company takes pride in being the official distributor of many world-class brands in six business fields: luxury & mid-tier fashion, perfumes & cosmetics, jewelry & watches, liquors & champagne, tobacco leaf, food & beverage and fine dining restaurant services.

Vision, Mission & Core Values
IPPG aims to become the top retail business operator in Vietnam for top international brands. In order to achieve its mission, it strives to strengthen its partnership with exiting brands under “Win Win Win” principle: Client satisfaction in extraordinary products & services quality - Mutual benefits for partners - IPP sustainable growth. Attracts global brands to invest in Vietnam market. The Company aims to create a culture of excellence in operating the corporation, offering selective products and services, and building good relationships with its customers and partners. Furthermore, IPPG believes in tree core values – passion and pride, respect, and honesty and integrity. The Company is passionate about finding and selecting the most premium quality categories, brands and products for their customers. It takes great pride in creating exclusive experiences for the people they serve. In addition, the Company believes in respecting their traditions and looking to the future with dynamism and modernity. It believes that the respect for their customers and partners is a strong foundation for them to bring out the best values. Furthermore, the Company believes in a policy of honesty, openness and always behaving with the highest sense of integrity to their partners, customers, the media & and government authorities.

Chairman of IPPG
Chairman of IPPG, Mr. Johnathan Hanh Nguyen, Vietnam’s most influential man was known as one of the leading businessmen who built his company with his own hands and as a contributor to launching the air route between HCMC and Manila of the Philippines in 1985. Since then, Mr. Johnathan Hanh Nguyen has established IPPG and has cooperated and invested more than 400 Million USD for several projects throughout the country, which generates more than $500 Million USD yearly and brings jobs to more than 25,000 people. To recognize his achievements and contribution to Vietnam and its economy, especially his charitable contribution to support the community, he has been honored by the media channels such as Forbes Vietnam, Forums of Businessmen and Investors, etc. for many years. Moreover. KBS recently featured Mr. Jonathan Hanh Nguyen as one of the billionaires, business leader in Asia. Mr. Johnathan Hanh Nguyen also takes active roles in supporting the community, including Commissioner of the National Fund for Vietnamese Children, Vice chief of “For the beloved Hoang Sa & Truong Sa” fund, Commissioner of Da Lat University council, Honorary doctorate for his dedicated contributions to Da Lat University, Chairman of Southern Airports Services Joint Stock Company (SASCO), and Chairman of Cam Ranh International Airport company.

CEO of IPPG
In 1998, Mrs. Le Hong Thuy Tien was the president of Mien Dong Supermarket which in the largest supermarket in Vietnam at that time with more than 10,000 m2 and more than 20,000 merchandises. She joined IPP group since 2004, leading the company to a new successful level with the expansion of the luxury fashion retails, building lasting relationships with the major fashion houses in the world. She was named as one of the most successful female entrepreneurs in Asia several internationally known magazines and newspaper such as Forbes, The Guardian, Marie Claire US & Australia, Harper Bazaar, Her World Singapore. She was awarded the Golden Rose Cup in 2013 as Representative of Top 100 Woman Business Leaders in Viet Nam selected by VCCI (Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry), an award for the economic contribution by the Prime Minister of Vietnam in 2014, the Third-Class Labor Medal in May 2015 by the President of Vietnam.

Core Business of IPPG

  • Luxury Fashion: DAFC, a subsidiary of IPPG, is the official and exclusive distributor of 60 top-world luxury brands including fashion, watches, jewelry, world-class luxury leather goods in Vietnam with a database of 33,000 VIP customers.
  • Mid-Tier Fashion: ACFC & CMFC, a subsidiary of IPPG, takes pride in distributing 11 world-renowned fashion brands in Vietnam with database of 100,000 VIP customers.
  • Luxury Shopping Mall:
    • Rex Shopping Arcade: Rex Arcade is home to many of the top-world fashion brand boutiques: Bally, Burberry, Bvlgari, Cartier, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Paul & Shark, Rolex, Salvatore Ferragamo, Vertu, Giuseppe Zanotti, Jacqueline (a multi-brand retail store with over 18 world-class brands such as Balmain, Elie Saab, Vera Wang, Zuhair Murad, Oscar de la Renta, etc.)
    • Trang Tien Plaza: Trang Tien Plaza is home of world’s top 20 luxury fashion & cosmetic brands, including Bvlgari, Chanel, Christian Dior, Cartier, Christian Dior Beauty, Ermenegildo Zegna, Kenzo, Lancôme, Louis Vuitton, Salvatore Ferragamo, Shiseido, Shu Uemura, Rolex, Versace...
  • Food and Beverage: IPPG is an official & exclusive franchisee in Vietnam with 88 stores across the country.
  • Supply Chain: IPPG Supply Chain, a member of IPPG, has invested 2 million USD in building over 3000 m2 with two self-contained manufacturing & supply centers in Cat Lai (HCMC) and Ngoc Hoi (Hanoi). These centers provide materials for 160 fast-food stores and restaurants of IPPG in Vietnam. Functions of IPPG Supply Chain include Importing & exporting food and equipments; Inventory checkin, warehouse (cold/cool storage) & transportation; Manufacturing: pizza crust, donuts and other food products; Distributing inventories, ingredients for fast-food chain services; Distributing specialized equipments at F&B franchised stores.
  • Tobacco Leaf Distribution: IPPG is currently appointed as the sole distributor of Universal Tobacco Leaf. We supply raw tobacco materials from Brazil, Argentina, America, Canada to Vietnam leading Tobacco companies, including Vietnam National Tobacco Corporation (Vinataba), Saigon Industry Corporation, Khanh Viet corporation (Khatoco).
  • Liquor Distribution: IPPG partners and distributes the most prestige worldwide Liquor brands with over 300 distribution outlets and annual revenue growth of 15%.
  • Border Duty Free Business: With 150 milllions USD investment, Hypermarts at the border gates Moc Bai, Tinh Bien and Lao Bao have supported the local economic development and has created valuable jobs for over 5,000 local workers.
  • Airport Retail Business: IPPG invests in Airport Retail Business at major airports in Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Ha Noi, Da Nang, Cam Ranh, Phu Quoc with four core businesses: Food and Souveniers Retail Chains, Duty Free Chains, Fast Food Chains – Airport, Airport Advertising.
  • Airport Investment.
  • Outlet Retail Business.