Shelf-life represents the length of time for which an item remains usable, fit for consumption, or saleable. In this case, it refers to the the minimum days left to expiry when a customer receives the product from RedMart.


Shelf-life of the product is highly related to the expiry date printed on your products in which we can accept. Below are the general shelf-life requirements of the various group of products we sell. Please note that certain products have exceptions to the shelf-lives indicated below; which have been discussed and understood prior to listing of the product.


CATEGORY/ SUB-CATEGORIES
SHELF-LIFE (Min. number of days)
Fruit & Vegetable
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based on Seller operating days for pickups (learn more)
Meat & Seafood
-
based on Seller operating days for pickups (learn more)
Dairy & Chilled
-
based on Seller operating days for pickups (learn more)
Bakery
-
based on Seller operating days for pickups (learn more)
Frozen
-
61 days
Food Cupboard
Food Commodity
61 days
Food Impulse
61 days
Chocolates
45 days
Beverages
Ambient
180 days
Beer^, Wines & Spirits
-
90 days
Health
Supplements
270 days
Oral Care (Toothpaste, Mouth Wash, etc.)
360 days
Nutrition/ Sports Nutrition
270 days
Medicine
360 days
Beauty
Hair Treatment, Shampoo, Conditioner, Deodorant, Bath Soap, Body Moisturiser, Facial Skin Care, Aftershave, Shaving Foam, Makeup RemoverĀ 180 days
Hair Colour Dye, Hair Styling, Fragrance, Wipes, Body Enhancers & Treatments, Sun Care, Hair Removal Cream, Wax Strips
270 days
Makeup & Nail Care (Face, Eyes, Lips, Nails)270 days


^Craft beers should contain a best before or expiry date if possible. Otherwise, it should contain a manufacturing date where seller must include the following information on the product page:

  • The item contains only the manufacturing date and,
  • the shelf-life guarantee from date of manufacture
  • e.g. Best before 3 months from manufacturing date