SINGAPORE (Apr 17): Countries all around the world are slowly going into lockdown mode —citizens are required to stay home throughout the period, only leaving to gather essentials. Government guidelines are strict: All non-essential retail shops must temporarily shut its doors, leaving just supermarkets, pharmacies and food and beverage outlets to stay open.

As it is, surgical masks, hand sanitisers and even toilet papers are flying off the shelves. Quickly these items are the new ‘must-have’ in everyone’s homes.

But if going out to shop is becoming so inconvenient — with many panic buying and leaving shelves constantly empty — where will shoppers turn to?

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