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SIGNS & FACADES: JOHOR BAHRU
Store facades and signboards can tell a story of commerce, design and typography of times gone by. While today’s businesses are getting savvier and more globalised in presentation and branding, we are nonetheless, still charmed by older establishments who remain in operation and stick to their guns despite the changing trends. Here’s what we observed in Johor Bahru.
Perniagaan Johan, Jalan Pahang
Agensi Perdagangan Law, Jalan Pahang
Percetakan Soo Peng Hang, Jalan Wong Ah Fook
Salahuddin Bakery, Jalan Dhoby
Sardara Singh & Sons, Jalan Dhoby
Kedai Gambar Public, Jalan Dhoby
Kwong Lee Soon Kee Goldsmiths, Jalan Trus
You Lip Trading, Jalan Trus
Kedai Emas Wing Yik, Jalan Trus
Tukang Jahit Mun On, Jalan Trus
Klinik Gan Surgery, Jalan Trus
A. Abdul Majid & Co, Jalan Pasar
Kim Poh Watch Services, Jalan Pasar
Kedai Jam Kian Seng, Jalan Tan Hiok Nee
Bharath Store, Jalan Tan Hiok Nee
Kedai Makanan Sang Heng, Jalan Tan Hiok Nee
Syarikat Chee Seng, Jalan Tan Hiok Nee
Kedai Dobi Shanghai, Jalan Tan Hiok Nee
Johore Sports Store, Jalan Ibrahim
Foto Johore Heng, Jalan Ibrahim
Everstrong Sports, Jalan Ibrahim
Klinik Mata Hooi, Jalan Lumba Kuda
Yung Fatt Motor Works, Jalan Lumba Kuda
William Dental Laboratory, Jalan Lumba Kuda
Kedai Dobi Malaya, Jalan Lumba Kuda
Tukang Jahit Honey, Jalan Sulaiman
Kedai Tuak Awam, Jalan Sulaiman
As seen by Vincent Paul Yong
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