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We are pleased to announce that Central Retail Corporation (CRC) has recently won 2 top awards from the 2nd Retail Asia Pacific Top 500 awards organised by Retail Asia, Euromonitor International and KPMG.


Retail Asia, a retail business magazine, in cooperation with Euromonitor International (a leading provider of global business intelligence and market analysis) and KPMG (a global network of firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services) held the 2nd Retail Asia-Pacific Top 500 Award Ceremony on 7th September 2005 at Shangri-La Hotel, Beijing, China to rank the Top 500 Retailers in 14 Asia-Pacific markets comprisingthe following countries: Australia; China; Hong Kong; India; Indonesia; Japan; Korea; Malaysia; New Zealand; the Philippines; Singapore; Thailand; Taiwan and Vietnam.
The awards cover 8 types of retail businesses: Clothing, Shoes & Accessories, Convenience Store, Department Store, Hard Line Store, Health & Beauty, Hyper- and Supermarket. The Top Retailer 2005 Gold Award - Thailand went to Central Retail Corporation, which enjoyed 2004's net sales of Sixty-Two Thousand and Eight Hundred Million Baht (62,800 Million Baht). The Top Retailer 2005 Gold - Thailand award which Central Retail Corporation was awarded is the 1st prize for the country category.

Besides the Top Retailer Awards for each country, the highlight was when the committee also gave the "Best of the Best Award - Asia Pacific" to Central Retail Corporation Ltd. This award was judged basing excellence in customer service, merchandise offering, store operations, marketing communications, human resource development, technology and corporate culture.

Central Retail's CEO Khun Tos Chirathivat is the youngest executive to have won the distinguished awards. Tos added, "I am very happy and so proud. These awards are the result of our hard work and endeavor. I want to thank Central Retail's executives and employees for their constant hard work, dedication and great efforts as well as our business partners and all media for their continuing support in making us the No. 1 in Thailand and also in the Asia-Pacific".

Central Retail Corporation Ltd., is part of the Central Group of Companies. It has various retail business formats and had 300 stores at the end of 2004. It will have 346 subsidiaries by the end of 2005:

1. Central Department Store Ltd. - Central Stores and Zen
2. Robinson Department Store PCL - Robinson Store
3. Central Food Retail Ltd. - TOPS Supermarket
4. CRC Sports Ltd. - Supersports
5. Powerbuy Ltd. - Power Buy
6. B2S Ltd. - B2S
7. CRC Power Retail Ltd. - HomeWorks
8. Central Online Ltd. - Central Online
9. Office (Club) Thai Ltd. - Office Depot

For more info, please contact CRC Corporate Communication @ 02.650.3600 ext. 1543

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