THE POPULAR STORY

Established in January 1984, POPULAR Book Company (M) Sdn Bhd (“POPULAR Malaysia”) has grown into a household name, with almost 100 stores nationwide.

Recognised by the Malaysia Book of Records as the country’s largest bookstore chain, with over 800,000 square feet of retail space, POPULAR Malaysia is your one-stop educational bookstore chain, providing something of everything, for everyone.

We retail a wide variety of fiction, non-fiction and general interest books in English, Chinese and Malay, as well as school textbooks and revision books. In addition, we also offer a large selection of magazines, stationery, multimedia products, gift items and CDs…and more!

Put simply, if you are a book-lover or seek to fulfil your schooling or workplace needs, all you have to do, is visit your nearest POPULAR outlet.

Our 4 mega stores in the Klang Valley, Penang and Johor Bahru offer a whole new reading and browsing experience that will enchant and thrill book-lovers; young and old alike. In addition to retailing, POPULAR Malaysia also operates 3 other core businesses: book distribution, publishing and e-learning.

We continue to reinvent ourselves, to become your preferred customer-centric and dynamic retailer of all time.

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VISION

To serve people and to grow with society, symbiotically.

MISSION

To be a leading dynamic entity. 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.

CORE VALUES

PEOPLE

People are our customers, the reason of our existence. People are our employees, our greatest asset.

OBJECTIVITY

We serve our customers proactively, through open communication.

PRODUCT

We provide our customers quality products at value-for-money prices.

UNITY

We respect our people and we promote teamwork.

LEADERSHIP

We lead by commitment, integrity and competence.

ACTION

We strive for excellence, fostering a culture of quality in our company.

REWARD & RECOGNITION

We encourage, recognise and reward our people for exemplary performance.

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