THE POPULAR STORY
Established in January 1984, POPULAR Book Company (M) Sdn Bhd has become a household name in Malaysia and has now grown to more than 94 stores nationwide.
It is recognized and listed by the Malaysian Book of Records, as the largest bookstore chain in Malaysia, with over 800,000 square feet of retail space. There are currently a total of 94 POPULAR outlets located nationwide.
POPULAR Book Company (M) Sdn Bhd is 100% managed by Malaysians and is strongly positioned as a trilingual bookstore.
POPULAR sells a wide variety of fiction, non-fiction and general interest books in English, Chinese and Malay languages, as well as school textbooks and revision books. In addition, it also offers a large selection of magazines, stationery, multi-media products, gift items and CDs.
It is a one-stop center for all schooling needs and for book-lovers from all walks of life.
Its 4 mega stores in the Klang Valley, Penang and Johor Bahru offer a conducive and relaxing ambience for a whole new reading and browsing experience for all book-lovers, young and old alike. In addition to retailing, POPULAR Book Company (M) Sdn Bhd has 3 other core businesses: book distribution, publishing and e-learning.
POPULAR is continuously re-inventing itself to become a customer-centric and dynamic retailer of the new millennium.
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To serve our people, to grow with our society and to mutually benefit from the world.
To be a leader and dynamic company. To provide value-for-money products and quality services to our customers, a pleasant working environment for people, and to be a good corporate citizen.