SM Markets’ “Here to Serve”
What: SM Markets, the supermarket business of SM, is ‘’Here to Serve’ the needs of the local economy as it increases support for food businesses carried in its stores.
Why it is important: Restaurants remained closed due to the long and strict lockdowns. SM supports the community by carrying its partner restaurants’ products in its stores (ready-to-cook or ready-to-eat meals).
SM Markets supported its micro, small and medium (MSME) suppliers’ operations. It worked closely with its supply chain partners as well to keep its shelves stocked and enhanced its product range to provide essential items for its customers.