While every Singaporean has heard of Takashimaya Department Store, we’ve gathered some 7 fun tidbits not many might know about!


7 Things You Didn’t Know About Takashimaya Department Store

1. Takashimaya opened in Singapore in 1993

Takashimaya was founded way back in 1831 in Karasuma, Kyoto! Takashimaya opened its doors in Singapore on 6 August 1993 and the rest is history!

2. Takashimaya Gift Vouchers never expire

Takashimaya Gift Vouchers have no expiry dates, making them perfect for gifting all year round! To fit all budgets and for easy spending, they come in $10 and $50 denominations. The vouchers can be used at Takashimaya Department Store & Takashimaya Square, B2 (excluding specialty stores).

3. Free baby pram rentals


Bring along your little one with complimentary baby pram rentals at Takashimaya! All that’s required is fill up a simple form.




4. Complimentary home delivery


You can enjoy complimentary home delivery with a minimum purchase of just $100 if you’re a Takashimaya Cardholder or $150 otherwise. For purchases below the minimum requirement, a simple delivery charge of $15 applies.




5. Nursing Room, Laundry/Dry Cleaning and Pharmacy available


There are a variety of services available at Takashimaya for your convenience.

A nursing room is located at Children’s Department, Level 4, for private and comfortable feeding and changing of diapers. Also on Level 4, you can also find Laundry and Dry Cleaning services! There’s a well-stocked Pharmacy at Basement 2, with a pharmacist available for consultation.




6. Free Shopping Bag Deposit

You can deposit your store-bought items at the Customer Service Centre, Level 3, so you can continue shopping freely!




7. Complimentary Gift Wrapping Service

Bought a little something for your loved ones? Complimentary gift wrapping service is available for that extra element of surprise! Simply approach any cashier counter and let us do the rest.




Did you already know all seven pieces of trivia? Quiz your friends and see if they know them too!