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R&F Mall Johor Bahru announces anchor tenants with its many first-in-JB brands to excite shoppers!


16 January, JOHOR BAHRU – Offering a stimulating blend of retail experiences, R&F Mall Johor Bahru is set to excite shoppers when it opens its door to the public very soon!

“We are proud to bring in many first-in-JB brands which Johorean have never experienced before – the 1st Kiddomo Children’s Innovation Centre in JB all the way from Japan, the 1st Carl’s Jr in JB, the 1st Taiwanese Oregin Ji Ke bubble tea in JB, “Routine by Soon” the new concept café by the same team of People and Places Cafe, and of course, the 1st overseas flagship cinema invested by the famous Emperor Entertainment Group from Hong Kong– Emperor Cinemas will be setting its foot at R&F mall, bringing you the whole new standard of movie experience.” says Richard Hu, General Manager of R&F Princess Cove.

R&F Mall Johor Bahru is designed by the same team behind ION Orchard, Singapore, the design exemplifies a perfect blend between the latest trend in shopping mall design and the unique Southeast Asia climate in Malaysia. The unique combination of indoor and outdoor provides a totally different shopping experience for Johorean. On the other hand, another key highlight of the shopping mall is the launch of the CIQ linked bridge since May 2018, connecting both JB CIQ and R&F mall. No matter rain or shine, day or night, the fully sheltered linked bridge provides a convenient access to both Johorean and Singaporean. With the opening of R&F Mall, there will be even more people using the CIQ linked bridge to access to the mall.

Tenant Highlights

• The 1st Kiddomo in Southern Malaysia – The BrandLaureate’s Best Educational Playland
Targeting children age 1 to 14, Kiddomo offers a traditional play space with the latest interactive technology – creating an unconventional learning experience through fun immersive play. The innovation center is equipped with world-class play equipments, a 200ft. wide projection screen, 4D learning facilities, interactive zones, in-house café and a 1,500sqft. multi-purpose event space.

• The 1st Carl’s Jr in Southern Malaysia & the 1st Taiwanese Oregin Ji Ke in Malaysia
Food lovers rejoice! One of the premier burger brands in the world – the Carl’s JR® will be available in Johor Bahru. Now shoppers can indulge in their big, juicy burgers, hand-scooped real ice-cream shakes and hand-breaded chicken. On the other hand, bubble tea lovers will appreciate as Oregin Ji Ke – the premium tea beverages coming all the way from Kaohsiung, Taiwan will open their first Malaysia outlet at R&F Mall Johor Bahru.

• The 1st Jaya Grocer in the heart of JB – your daily grocery needs
Catering quality food products and goods for your everyday needs, the new Jaya Grocer will operate its full-fledged premium supermarket in the heart of Johor Bahru. It offers wide range and deep assortment of imported products on shelf, to fresh and seasonal products and groceries under one roof from America, Europe and Australia.

• The 1st Routine by Soon – brought to you by the same team of People & Places
Café-hoppers will shriek in excitement as the crew behind People & Places Café will be introducing a new café concept – ‘ROUTINE by Soon’ to R&F Mall Johor Bahru. The new café will be an entirely different concept from the existing outlet but shoppers can expect nothing less from their signature “instagrammable” set up and serving of good, quality food.

• The 1st Emperor Cinemas in Southeast Asia – all the way from Hong Kong
Emperor Cinemas will be opening their first flagship cinema in South East Asia at R&F Mall Johor Bahru. Occupying across R&F Mall as well as Marina Place, the Emperor Cinemas comprise a mixture of regular, IMAX, 4D, and VIP halls with the first phase to be completed with 8 halls. This luxurious cinema offers a unique experience to ensure movie magic and comfortability every time the theatres lights go down.

In addition, the first Marina Commercial Hub in Johor Bahru – R&F Marina Place will be unveiled mid of this year. R&F Marina Place is located right next to Woodlands causeway, housing high-end wine cellar, fine dining cuisines, trendy fashion, high-tech IMAX & 4D theatre, yacht club, and the 1st magnificent international opera house in Johor. The crew from National Grand Theatre of China is in charge of the sound system setup, stage and lighting design, with its construction managed by a team with robust experience in building numerous 5-star hotels around the world. Most importantly, with the permission of His Majesty, our prestigious Sultan of Johor, the opera house is going to be named after the Her Majesty Raja Zarith Sofiah, the Queen of Johor! With the launch of this opera house, R&F Princess Cove will further enhance its position as the most iconic landmark in Johor Bahru and Singapore!

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