On March 2, 2017, Schindler Elevator and CapitaMalls Asia strategic cooperation agreement signing ceremony was held in Shanghai.
Since 2008, Schindler has become a strategic partner of CapitaMalls Asia for elevator and escalator maintenance services. During this period, Schindler has always been committed to building a good E&E operating environment for CapitaMalls real estate projects, and it is highly recognized by the customers for creating additional value such as systematic customer training, professional safety preaching and regular safety drill.
Successfully renewing strategic partnership with CapitaMalls Asia, Schindler Elevator has become the escalator equipment maintenance services strategic cooperation supplier for CapitaMalls Asia in 2017 - 2020, and will provide high-quality and reliable escalator and after-sales service for 18 commercial real estate projects in 12 major cities in China (a total of 430 escalator equipment). In the future, as CapitaLand’s business develop in China, it will further expand the scope of cooperation and enhance the value of strategic cooperation.
In the running life of an elevator or an escalator, maintenance plays a key role. Schindler's maintenance team will combine the national standards and Schindler’s professional safety requirements to make maintenance plan for each equipment, providing timely response and 24-hour service to ensure that the equipment is always in the optimal condition.
Adhering to the common concept and core values, CapitaMalls Asia and Schindler share the highest safety requirements in their respective areas, paying attention to customer’s experience, and taking rigorous artisan attitude towards each product, melting the advanced service concept into every detail, which have become a solid foundation for long-term cooperation between the two sides.
On the signing ceremony, CEO from both sides delivered similar ideas that years of cooperation between the two sides has laid a solid foundation, establishing a deep trust partnership. It is believed that through the renewal of the strategic cooperation agreement, there will be more extensive cooperation in the future.
CapitaMalls Asia is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Singapore CapitaLand Group, one of the developer, owner and manager of Asia’s largest shopping malls based on the total value of property and geographical coverage. The core business of the integrated shopping mall of CapitaLand Mall comprises investment and development of retail commercial property, operation of shopping center and real estate investment trusts (REITs) and funds.
CapitaMalls Asia manages 104 shopping centers in 53 cities in Singapore, China, Malaysia, Japan and India. Shopping centers of CapitaMalls Asia include ION Orchard at the heart of Orchard Road, one of the world's leading shopping streets, Plaza Singapura, Raffles City Singapore and Clarke Quay. Its property in China involves Beijing CapitaMall Crystal, Shanghai Hongkou Plaza, Raffles City Shanghai, Chengdu CapitaMall Jinniu and Wuhan CapitaMall Wusheng.
Its real estate portfolio includes Gurney Plaza located in Penang Malaysia, Olinas Mall in Tokyo Japan and Forum Sujana Mall in Bangalore India. CapitaMalls Asia’s main business strategy is to invest, develop and manage a diversified real estate portfolio based in retail business in Asia, and is committed to strengthening its position as a leading developer, owner and manager of top shopping centers in Asia.