Singapore Cold Storage Company Limited was registered in Singapore, providing cold storage and distributing frozen beef, mutton, lamb, game, fresh butter, fruit and other Australian food products.
The first consignment of frozen meats, fresh butter and milk arrived on the S.S.Guthrie of the Burns Philip Line.
Cold Storage was established in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
A 60-acre stretch of forested land along Upper Bukit Timah was purchased by Cold Storage and became the company’s dairy farm.
Cold Storage entered the bakery business when it acquired the Royal Bakery in Singapore.
Cold Storage became one of the founding members of the Singapore Manufacturers Association.
Cold Storage started its delivery system that served all residential districts, starting as early as 6.30am.
Cold Storage Creameries Limited, a subsidiary, was formed in association with San Miguel of the Philippines and the Magnolia brand ice-cream was introduced.
After the war, Cold Storage’s ice factories resumed production, reaching full business operations by the end of 1946.
Cold Storage celebrated its Golden Jubilee. By now, it had a chain of 19 stores in Singapore and Malaya.
The concept of self-service and supermarket was officially introduced and used in all Cold Storage stores.
Cold Storage pioneered butter manufacturing at the Magnolia Dairies complex in Bukit Timah.
Orchard Road Cold Storage pioneered Singapore’s first walk-around, self-service pharmacy.
Cold Storage celebrated its 75th Anniversary.
The Company was re-registered as a public limited company known as Cold Storage Holdings PLC.
Centrepoint Shopping Centre, its first major property development opened for business.
The Fitzpatricks chain of supermarkets was acquired by Cold Storage.
The national song, We Are Singapore, sponsored by Cold Storage, was launched to celebrate Singapore’s 22nd birthday.
Cold Storage took over the 7-Eleven franchise from Jardine Matheson Holdings.
Bar codes and a scanning system were introduced at all Cold Storage supermarket branches and Cold Storage opened its first heartland store at Northpoint in Yishun.
Dairy Farm International acquired Cold Storage Supermarkets, Guardian Pharmacy, 7-Eleven and Photo Finish kiosks in Singapore.
Cold Storage launched its Triple Guarantee programme to assure customers of improved services and better quality products.
Cold Storage pioneered online supermarket shopping in Singapore with the launch of www.coldstorage.com.sg
The Company became the first supermarket retailer to open a Fresh Food Distribution Centre, thus ensuring the safe handling and freshness of perishable items.
Opened the first Giant Hypermarket at IMM to popular acclaim.
GValue, a new no-frills format store, was introduced at various public housing estates. They incorporated the wet market concept and offered more local and Asian products.
The We Brighten Up Your Day campaign involving over 5,200 Dairy Farm Singapore team members islandwide was launched and helped to create a working environment that is warm, sincere and helpful.
Became Singapore’s largest supermarket chain with 75 stores islandwide upon the acquisition of 35 Shop N’ Save stores from QAF and Belgian retailer Delhaize.
We celebrated 100 years of serving Singapore with a $1 million Charity Drive.
President S.R. Nathan officiated the launch of a historical centenary at Centrepoint Shopping Centre in Orchard Road, the birth place of Cold Storage Supermarket.
Market Place unveiled Singapore’s first retail self check-out system, enabling customers to beat queues, DIY-style.
Dairy Farm Singapore won Top Retailer 2004 Singapore Gold Award and Top Retailer 2004 Asia-Pacific 'Best of the Best' by Retail Asia.
'Live to Learn Back to Work' community project with WDA (Workforce Development Agency) and South West CDC was launched by The Cold Storage Group to encourage continuous lifelong learning.
The Wellness4Life initiative was launched with a 3-step program—Nutrition4Life, Fitness4Life and Health4Life, to help promote a more holistic approach to food.
Cold Storage Cluny opened, boasting a brighter and refreshing ambience with many new features.
Naturally Market Place by Cold Storage opened at VivoMart. It was a new retail concept dedicated to the pleasures of food and your well-being.
Cold Storage Great World City launched its self check-out system to provide more efficiency and convenience for shoppers to Scan, Pay, and Go.
Cold Storage was voted the Reader's Digest Trusted Brand 2007 (Gold, Singapore).
Cold Storage opened at Leisure Park Kallang to cater to customer needs in Tanjong Rhu and Mountbatten.
The “At Cold Storage, you’ve got your whole world in your hands” branding campaign was well-received islandwide.
Became title sponsor of the first ever Kids Run in Singapore. The 1st Cold Storage Kids Run was a great success and attracted 3000 kids.
Cold Storage and Shell further turned up the night race fever with Singapore’s First Supermarket Night Race.
Cold Storage said hello to Clementi Arcade with a brand new store.
The Cold Storage Kids Run was awarded the Best Retail Event Of The Year 2009 by the Singapore Retailers Association Award
Cold Storage Specialty opened at Tanglin, allowing residents to enjoy the convenience of a glitzy mini-mart with a deli counter and a child-friendly bistro.
Awarded No. 1 Grocery Store by Expat Living Magazine Reader Awards.
Opened Cold Storage Specialty store at Marina Bay Sands.
Fostered closer ties with all Cold Storage Partners at the inaugural Cold Storage & Partners Run.
Market Place sets up a Gourmet Market at Savour 2012, serving the best fresh food range at the 2012 Formula 1 Singtel Singapore Grand Prix.
Jasons The Gourmet Grocer operated as a restaurant to serve up delectable dishes at the Singtel Formula 1 Grand Prix 2013.
Once again, Cold Storage is recognised as a food and safety partner by the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore.
Cold Storage celebrated the opening of three new stores: Plaza Singapura, Siglap V, and West Mall.
Unveiled a brand new look for Raffles City Market Place, with a wider range of ready-to-eat items like pre-packed salads and sandwiches.
Jasons the Gourmet Grocer celebrated its 40th birthday.