Established in 1913 and based in Switzerland, luxury home appliance company V-ZUG recently celebrated the grand opening of their first Zugorama in Southeast Asia and the first restaurant opened by V-ZUG in the world – V Dining.
Zugoramas are V-ZUG’s exhibition and advisory centres where customers can visit for detailed information on their products and personalised advice from their staff. You can experience V-ZUG products in action at the cooking demonstrations that are held regularly.
V-ZUG is a famed household brand name in their home country of Switzerland. V-ZUG develops, manufactures and sells high-quality and resource-efficient kitchen and laundry appliances, providing services that meet the highest standards. V-ZUG’s forward-looking innovations makes them stand out as a technology leader. V-ZUG is part of Metall Zug AG, which is listed on the Swiss Exchange in Zurich (ticker symbol METN) and employs over 5,000 employees in some 20 countries.
Since Zugorama Singapore began operation in late 2018, V-ZUG Singapore has quickly gained recognition from consumers and professionals alike. Accolades such as the Best Kitchen Appliances Award 2019 from leading luxury magazine Singapore Tatler and Luxury Home Appliances Award 2019 from the Society of Interior Designers Singapore attest to the quality of V-ZUG products, their outstanding service and luxury brand positioning.
Newly-opened at Scotts Square, V Dining is the first ever Modern-European fine dining restaurant by V-ZUG, features gastronomic creations by Chef Ryan Clift, Global Ambassador of V-ZUG, and Culinary Director at V Dining; and Head Chef, Lee Jing Peng. culinary menu is prepared using professional-level kitchen appliances designed for homes by Swiss market leader, V- ZUG. V Dining is the brand’s first restaurant in the world designed to demonstrate the quality and competence of its appliances to gastronomes.
"I became the global ambassador for V-ZUG in January 2017 and has been involved in the menu development and product launches for the brand with other global ambassadors. It is a great honour to be working with them as V-ZUG's appliances feature one of the best technologies in the market. I love working with technology, it allows me to do what I do, thus the better the technology, the better I become,” says Ryan Clift, Culinary Director, V Dining.
V-ZUG produces household appliances for the kitchen and wardrobe in the heart of Switzerland – Zug. The Combi-Steamers from V-ZUG made for private households, have such precise humidity, temperature, and steam generation control, which enable it to be used in the best professional restaurants and hotels, or even by private chefs for royalties and dignitaries around the world.
On the concept behind the restaurant, Chef Ryan says “Alberto Bertoz, Managing Director of International Division at V-ZUG AG is a visionary. As part of the pursuits to making the brand even better, he had an idea to create a fully functioning restaurant with the household appliances. I took it as a challenge and V Dining was conceptualised, designed, and created for V-ZUG and for gastronomes to experience.”
Diners get a choice from two-course and three-course set menus, and a five-course Chef Selects menu for lunch, served with complimentary petit fours, priced at S$48++, S$60++, and S$90++, respectively. For dinner, V Dining offers a four-course menu at S$138++, and a six-course menu at S$168++. Wine pairing option is available for an even more immersive and extensive dining experience.
In this fast-paced and ever-changing food and beverage scene in Singapore, Chef Ryan Clift believes he has found a model that works. Lunch and dinner menus will see a change every one or two months, with dishes that feature classical gastronomy, with a modern twist and fun approach that are priced fairly.
A first in Singapore and Southeast Asia, internationally-acclaimed photographer, Ron Greve, features his photography series “In Relation & Motion”, decorating the walkway into the cosy dining room at V Dining. The main focal points for his work are on conceptual, culinary, and portrait photography which can be seen in this series on display at V Dining.
Through innovative permutations of flavours and textures from around the world, every meal at V Dining is an unparalleled gastronomic experience.
Founded 160 years ago, Hédiard has been specializing in the art of surprising all gift recipients since and assisting thoughtful givers. Hédiard invites you to a new gourmet gifts retail experience at “LE KIOSQUE” located at Scotts Square!
Soak up a Parisian ambience while shopping among the tempting merchandise. At LE KIOSQUE, the discerning shopper can make selections in person for all sorts of made-to-order gifts, from the smaller stocking-filler item to an overflowing hamper. Guided by knowledgeable staff, you can shop confidently from tried and trusted Hédiard good items, perhaps daring to branch out into hitherto unknown flavours and products.
The art of presentation is not overlooked:
Hédiard’s signature shades of red and black set off every gift, in the form of immaculately put-together boxes secured with perfectly-tied bows. With convenient daily opening hours of 11.00am to 9.30 pm, LE KIOSQUE is set to be the go-to destination for seasonal and year-round French fare. But whether ordering online or in person at the store, customers benefit from same-day delivery throughout Singapore. The pleasure of the Hédiard experience is not just for Christmas; rather, these sumptuous gourmet delights presented in all their splendour, à-la-Française, create a memorable impression to last the whole year long!
Lady M® Confections, the landmark New York cake boutique has brought their distinct style and world-famous Mille Crêpes to Scotts Square.
The new 56-seat boutique at Scotts Square is Lady M's 4th boutique in Singapore, joining existing outlets at Orchard Central, South Beach Avenue and Westgate.
Along with the opneing of Lady M Scotts Square is the debut of the Rose Mille Crêpes. Featuring the delicate flavours of rose and creme layered between paper-thin handmade crêpes, garnished with rose jelly and edible rose petals. the Rose Mille Crêpes is the perfect pairing with an artisanal tea.
Established in 1873, Niessing is a German award winning jeweller in contemporary jewellery design, celebrated for its legacy in cutting-edge innovative craftsmanship that has always been ahead of time.
Niessing perfects the art of romance and the sacred bond of marriage with its impressive suite of engagement rings, wedding bands and finest hand-crafted jewellery, including Red Dot winning designs.
Today, Niessing is one of the world’s leading names in contemporary jewelry design and they expect a whole lot from their jewelry. Jewelry has to express individuality. It has to fit the present and be timeless, too.
Luxury French perfume house, Fragrance Du Bois, has relocated its Singapore flagship boutique from The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, to the heart of the Orchard Road shopping district at Scotts Square.
Fragrance Du Bois is a niche, luxury perfume house born from the richest essences of nature, crafted by fifth generation perfumers, from the 17th century French traditions of Grasse. At the heart of all Fragrance Du Bois' creations is its signature Oud that exudes the ultimate in luxury, being both distinctive and unique. All the Oud used by Fragrance Du Bois is produced on its own sustainably managed plantations, and is guaranteed to be ethically and sustainably sourced.
Fragrance Du Bois' boutique at Scotts Square boasts an 807 ft2 retail space, with a new layout, but with the familiar and signature black and gold interior design that characterises the brand's ethos of recreating the grandeur and ambience of a classic Parisian salon.
Created to arouse and stimulate sensory perceptions in the individual, a brand-new VIP area is being introduced in the new boutique, in which guests will be invited to immerse themselves in the unique experience of a personalised consultation with a fragrance expert. Fragrance Du Bois' in-house perfumers will guide clients through the fascinating world of niche perfumery, and will enable a client to capture his or her imagination by recommending a blend of perfumes that will express the individual's unique personality.
Christian Louboutin is a French fashion designer whose footwear has incorporated shiny, red-lacquered soles that have become his signature. There are over 70 Christian Louboutin boutiques around the world. Opening soon at Scotts Square, their new boutique will contribute to that number.
Louboutin helped bring stilettos back into fashion in the 1990s and 2000s, designing dozens of styles with heel heights of 120 mm (4.72 inches) and higher. While he does offer some lower-heeled styles, Louboutin is generally associated with his dressier evening-wear designs incorporating jeweled straps, bows, feathers, patent leather, red soles, and other similar decorative touches.
A fashion curator for effortlessly chic men and women, CLOSET opens at Scotts Square with exclusive European and American brands making their debut in Singapore.
Set in a luminous and luxurious box of marble, chrome and glass, this 1,292 sq-ft retail haven designed by an Italian architect duo offers men a quality selection of shirts, jackets and pants from a cohort of premium Italian brands known for their astute workmanship and fabrics while women shoppers can delight in a selection of dresses, skirts, casual jackets and denims from American and European brands.
Closet also exclusively carries a line of statement making accessories, such as bracelets, rings and cuff links, to complete the look.
Crafted with gold, platinum and embellished with diamonds and gemstones from adding sparkle, American jewelry line, Hoorsenbuhs, is founded on a simple, signature tri-link that has become the trademark chain motif of the brand. Launched in 2005 by designer Robert Keith, the Hoorsenbuhs’ definitive timeless appeal has made it's pieces a favorite among numerous star icons, including Rihanna, Pharell Williams, Kanye West, Charlize Theron and Mary Kate Olsen, just to name a few.
Respectful of small-scale bakery tradition using natual leaven, Eric Kayser, working with his bakers, has developed his creations over the years. Technical innovations, new recipes, innovative store designs, and constant search for the best quality ingredients. He also shares the values that are dear to him: a love for work well done and team spirit.
All breads, pastries and brioches at Maison Kayser are produced each day in the baking rooms of each of the bakeries using the Fermento Levain. After this exclusive leavening, the bread undergoes slow kneading and long fermentation, before being shaped by hand, placed on a linen cloth and baked on-site in an open hearth oven. In addition to these fine creations, grocery products, sandwiches, salads and quiches are also available.
In 1964, Eric Kayser was born into a family of professional bakers – his great-grandfather, grandfather, and father were all traditional French bakers. Naturally, he quickly realized his calling for baking and at a young age of 18, became a companion of the prestigious Tour de France of baking for five years. Then, he bacame a bakery trainer for the Institut National de la Boulangeri Patisserie (INBP) for nearly ten years.
In 1994, Eric Kayser and Patrick Castagna, an audit consultancy and training body for bakers and pastry chefs, invtented the Fermento Levain – a machine which maintains natural liquid leaven at an ideal temperature. As a living element, this yeast is taken care of everyday with the baker feeding it by adding water and flour to balance the fermentation.
Paradise Teochew, under homegrown F&B conglomerate, Paradise Group, will open its first downtown restaurant at Scotts Square.
With the aim to uphold the culture and essence of authentic Teochew cuisine, Paradise Teochew will serve up a robust menu of seafood, poultry and meat dishes that is sure to please the most discerning diners and Teochew cuisine aficionados alike. The restaurant will also serve up dim sum favourites to please the most discerning diners.
With over 50 years of history and more than 500 restaurants across the United Kingdom, Europe, Hong Kong, India and the Middle East, PizzaExpress will introduce its FIRST outlet in Singapore at Scotts Square.
Offering a mouth-watering menu of handmade pizzas, fresh salads, pastas, snacks, and gluten-free options, PizzaExpress will use the same fresh quality ingredients that they are renowned for, promising to bring a new gourmet dining option to Orchard Road.
Experience the world's first Skin Supplement Bar highly raved about by top celebrities and media around the world! At Skin Inc, celebrate the uniqueness that makes you, you with their customized skincare and treatments which incorporate highly concentrated, 100% pure and active serums made in Japan.
The Coffee Academics has opened its first outlet in Singapore at Scotts Square.
The Coffee Academics’ full flagship store in Singapore is slated to open early December 2015 at Scotts Square. Meanwhile, it has set up a pop-up kiosk just outside their soon-to-be-opened permanent location. And by the way, The Coffee Academics sits within the premise of the new OnPedder, which takes up the entire level 2 of Scotts Square.
A Hong Kong-style restaurant, serving roast duck like the ones made famous by restaurants such as Four Seasons and Gold Mine in Bayswater, London. Using the best Irish Duck famous for it's quality, they call “Wagyu of Ducks”. Enhanced with their Hong Kong Chef’s secret duck roasting technique and heritage recipe.
London Fat Duck also features Dim Sum, Hong Kong style Wanton Noodles, Lobster Noodles and many other Hong Kong comfort foods.
Pedder Group’s largest concept in South East Asia will launch in the third quarter of 2015 at Scotts Square.
The second level of Scotts Square will welcome a new retail concept by footwear, handbags and accessories specialist Pedder Group which will present the largest offering of its type in Singapore, with more than 200 brands curated in an innovative store environment of 20,000 square feet and supported by exceptional service.
On Pedder Men’s Store – Following the launch of the Hong Kong flagship, the On Pedder Men’s store will be the ultimate destination for contemporary and luxury designer brands and is designed for the discerning man in search of anything from a utility high top sneaker to a tailored lace-up with a twist.
New Generation – Geared towards the young and daring, New Generation presents contemporary brands such as Pedder Red, and footwear brand, Ash.
Weekend & Sports – Dedicated to lifestyle and sports trends, this zone will feature key brands across this category as well as hard to find collaborations.
The Market Place – A space dedicated to creative collaborations and pop-ups which will showcase a rotation of projects that inspire and excite.
Cool Kids – Dedicated for children from 2 to 12 years old with all things mini from footwear, bags to sunglasses.
Delvaux, the oldest fine leather luxury goods house is set to open its first boutique in Singapore at Scotts Square.
Established in Brussels in 1829, the house has always enjoyed exceptional prestige and trust of connoisseurs, most notably the royal family of Belgium, holding the esteemed title of "royal warrant holder of the court of Belgium". Steeped in the spirit of Belgian surrealism, Delvaux's witty approach to all of its creations ensures each design carries a strikingly unconventional take on luxury.
Only the finest skins from the best tanneries in France and Italy are used for Delvaux’s products which are crafted by hand in their own workshops in Belgium and France. Architectural lines, daring proportions and innovative shapes are and have always been, key components of the house’s vocabulary.
Among its archives of more than 3,000 designs, Delvaux’s most iconic creations are the signature handbags known as «Le Brillant» (1958), «Le Tempête» (1967), «Le Pin» (1972) and «Le Madame» (1977).
The innovative boutique concept is created exclusively for Delvaux by Luxembourg-based artists, Martine Feipel and Jean Bechameil, who participated in the Venice Biennale in 2011. They conceived elegant sculptural interiors for the boutiques, inspired by Flemish architecture and a boudoir-like aesthetic. Executed by the Italian firm, Vudafieri Saverino and Partners, a leader in luxury retail design and architecture, this original concept has recently been extended to Tokyo, Paris and London.
Located at Scotts Square, this new store is spread over a single floor and will be the second Alexander McQueen store to open in Singapore. The retail concept is conceived by Sarah Burton, Creative Director of Alexander McQueen and realised together with David Collins Studio.
Offering runway, commercial and accessories collections from both men’s and womenswear, you will be able to shop for seasonal items as well as iconic pieces such as the skull scarves and knuckle box clutches from the house.
Champagne and wine connoisseurs can look forward to Time & Flow Champagne, a premium organic champagne and wine salon and academy, where you can discover a plethora of distinctive flavours of exclusive wines and champagnes offered.
Time & Flow Champagne will also conduct workshops on wine and champagne at their academy, in partnership with Sarment Group. Renowned for its team of world-class sommeliers, you can learn about the intricate subtleties of wine and its rich history from Mr Julien Drevon, Head Sommelier South East Asia of Sarment Group.