OFFICIAL STATEMENT

OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON CIRCULATING IMAGES WITH MOLDY ITEMS

MAY 13, 2020

"In response to the circulating images of moldy items inside a store, The SM Store wishes to clarify that these photos were taken at a foreign department store and not in any of our branches. Throughout this quarantine period, The SM Store continues to carry out extensive maintenance protocols to ensure our products remain in good condition. Thank you and always stay safe."

About: The SM Store is the Philippines’ largest department store chain with several branches nationwide. Since our first store opened in 1958, The SM Store has been a long-time favorite one-stop-shop with the best product variety, shopping convenience, and value for money. We offer a great selection of menswear, womenswear, children's wear, all kinds of beauty products, and things for the home. You can also find stationery, electronic gadgets, snacks, toys, hardware, and fun Philippine souvenirs here.