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Wellcome

Wellcome
Company nameWellcome
Company typeSupermarket
IndustryRetailing
Founded1945
HeadquartersHong Kong
No. of locations257 stores (2010)
Area servedHong Kong
Taiwan
ParentDairy Farm International Holdings

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:For other meanings see Welcome#Wellcome.Wellcome ( in Hong Kong; in Taiwan) is a supermarket chain owned by Jardine Matheson Holdings via its Dairy Farm subsidiary. The Wellcome supermarket chain is one of the two largest supermarket chains in Hong Kong, the other being PARKnSHOP. Wellcome also operates supermarkets in Taiwan under the Wellcome name. The parent company, Dairy Farm, also has other supermarket interests in the Asia Pacific under different brand names.

The correct spelling of the name of the supermarket should be "Wellcome" (double L), instead of the English greeting "Welcome" (single L).


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