Interview With Durian Entrepreneurs
May 06, 2020
Whether to continue the family business is a thorny issue among the younger generation, with some preferring to find their feet in society. For 35-year-old Alvin Teoh going into the family business of selling durians and fruits wasn’t part of his plans. After helping out with selling durians at his elder brother’s fruit stall Fruits Top 1 Department Store in Geylang, he stayed on and even expanded into the durian catering (think a party but with durians instead of food). DURIAN 36, the durian catering business that Alvin and his brother-in-law Billy Lau co-founded, is the supplier of pre..