PROPCAFE™ News : First Jaya Grocer Johor Outlet in Sunway Citrine at Sunway Iskandar

Sunway Iskandar, 19 January 2018 – Sunway Iskandar announced a new hotspot for fresh food purveyors – the 20,000 sq ft Jaya Grocer in Sunway Citrine Hub today, the grocer’s maiden entry into Johor, and its 22nd outlet in Malaysia.

“We are delighted to join the first community that is being created here in Sunway Iskandar. Jaya Grocer at Sunway Citrine Hub will feature premium produce and imported food items from America, Europe and Australasia. We will also carry a range of organic produce and gluten-free food for the health conscious,” said Dato’ Fazley Yaakob, Brand Ambassador of Jaya Grocer.

“We are happy to welcome Jaya Grocer to Sunway Iskandar, which is another first for Johor. We look forward to Jaya Grocer’s premium offerings to delight our communities here,” said Gerard Soosay, Chief Executive Officer of Sunway Iskandar.

From left: Dr.Gerard Kho, Chief Marketing Officer, Property Development Division, Sunway Berhad, Mr.Liew Choon Chee, Store Manager of Jaya Grocer, Sunway Citrine Hub, Mr.Kevin Tan, Chief Operating Officer of Sunway Malls, Dato’ Fazley Yakoob, Celebrity Chef and Brand Ambassador of Jaya Grocer, Mr Daniel Teng, Operation Director of Jaya Grocer, Mr Teng Yew Huat, Founder of Jaya Grocer, Mr.Chan Hoi Choy, CEO of Sunway Malls, Mr.Tan Wee Bee, Deputy Managing Director, Property Development Division, Malaysia & International Projects, Sunway Berhad, Mr. Gerard Soosay, Chief Executive Officer of Sunway Iskandar and Mr Allan Tay, Assistant General Manager of Centre Management at the opening of the first Jaya Grocer outlet in Johor located at Sunway Citrine Hub, Sunway Iskandar.

To commemorate the launch, to the delight of the guests, Mr Tan Wee Bee, Deputy Managing Director, Property Development Divison, Malaysia & International Projects, Sunway Berhad, Mr Gerard Soosay, Chief Executive Officer, Sunway Iskandar Sdn Bhd, Mr Chan Hoi Choy, Chief Executive Officer of Sunway Malls, Mr Kevin Tan, Chief Operating Officer of Sunway Malls went on a shopping spree at Jaya Grocer for charity, and presented a total of seven trolleys of groceries worth RM888 each to selected beneficiary homes to help them celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year.


To-date, the 71,000 sq ft (net lettable area) Sunway Citrine Hub has signed up 24 tenants. Besides Jaya Grocer; Mr DIY, 7 Eleven, Awesome Brew, Heaven’s Door Bistro and Old Town White Coffee has also opened its doors in the retail and office development. Other outlets soon to greet visitors will be The Reunion Kitchen, Eyemates Optical, Alley Lab Coffee Roasters, VOID (a wine and tapas bar) and Morganfield’s.

Sunway Citrine Hub is part of the Citrine integrated development at Sunway Iskandar’s spectacular Lakeview Precinct. Besides the retail hub, the integrated development also features designer offices, and exclusive residences which overlook the 20-acre resplendent Emerald Lake Garden. Crafted to become a sustainable and eco-friendly landmark, Sunway Citrine Hub features natural lighting, and natural air ventilation as well as rainwater harvesting systems are just a few green features embracing this integrated development.

unway Citrine @ Sunway Iskandar
Sunway Citrine @ Sunway Iskandar

Currently, the development’s 167 units of Citrine Design Offices, with built-up areas from 743 to 1,991 sq ft has been 100% sold. The Citrine Residences, which features 328 units of servicedresidences with built-up areas from 626 to 1,528 sq ft is now complete and keys have been handed over to home owners last November.

Sunway Citrine Master Plan
Sunway Citrine Master Plan

The entire development is guarded by Sunway Iskandar’s private security force which includes PDRM-trained auxiliary police personnel. Within the compound of the development, there are a plenty of facilities for community enjoyment, such as a community centre.

Sunway Citrine Hub has excellent connectivity and is easily accessible via public transportation. The development is also the first to provide an infirmary service for its community. The development is equipped with ultra high speed fibre optic broadband, and is next to the Sunway International School, Sunway Iskandar and a mere 5km to the now open Coastal Highway Southern Link (CHSL). Sunway Iskandar will be operating Causeway Link bus services between Sunway Iskandar and Singapore from 1st February 2018. Apart from that, buyers will also be able to capitalise on the special Medini incentives* (No RPGT or restriction on foreign ownership).


The public is invited to experience for themselves the fresh vibrancy that Sunway Citrine Hub will bring to the Sunway Iskandar community over the weekend. From today to Sunday, visitors will be able to participate in non-stop activities all day at Sunway Citrine Hub. To win exciting prizes, visitors can participate in one of the three major games to be held in different sessions throughout the weekend – “Guess and Win from Jaya Grocer,” the “Master Chef @ Sunway Citrine Hub,” and the “Sunway Iskandar Treasure Hunt.”

“Guess and Win from Jaya Grocer” is a game where the participant would need to guess the bill amount of a trolley full of groceries, the closest guess will win. The “Master Chef @ Sunway Citrine Hub” competition sessions will pit five (5) teams of two (2) in a one-hour shop-and-cook a dish and will see ten (10) volunteers from the public pick the best gastronomic maestro to win grocery vouchers worth a total of RM10,000.

The senior management of Sunway Property and Sunway Malls with the students of Sunway International School, Sunway Iskandar at Sunway Citrine Hub.
The senior management of Sunway Property and Sunway Malls with the students of Sunway International School, Sunway Iskandar at Sunway Citrine Hub.

The Sunway Iskandar Urban Treasure Hunt will be open to thirty (30) teams with two (2) to four (4) team members each. Winners will be able to grab Sunway Iskandar vouchers worth RM1,280, RM880 and RM480. Besides participating in the games, ardent shoppers should also be looking out for the 1 hour crazy sales which will be held across all three days. In addition, families will be able to enjoy the many activities at the Sunway Citrine Hub Bazaar which will feature Chinese New Year DIY workshops, a kid’s games arena with plush toy redemptions, outdoor movie and an inflatable playground.

For more information on Citrine Hub and the exciting activities this weekend, please visit Sunway Iskandar facebook or call 07-509 6575.

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