Lulu Hypermarket Qatar, the leading retailer of the region, has opened its 16th store in the country Wednesday as part of an aggressive expansion drive. The new store on Salwa Road at Al Aziziya Wednesday, boasts a state-of-the-art retail space of 100,000sft, spread over two levels.
The new branch was inaugurated by Sheikh Mohammed bin Ali bin Abdul Aziz al-Ahmad al-Thani in the presence of guests including Sheikh Hassan bin Khaled al-Thani, Sheikh Mohamed bin Ahmed M A al-Thani, Jaber Ahmed K H al-Sulaiti, Mohamed Taleb al-Khauri, Abdulla Abdul Razak, Doha Bank Group CEO Dr R Seetharaman, Doha Bank's chief wholesale banking officer Ala Azmi Abumughli, and Commercial Bank's senior relationship manager (corporate) Prashant Jalan.
LuLu Group's chairman and managing director Padma Shri Dr Yusfali M A. executive director Ashraf Ali M A, LuLu Group International director Dr Mohamed Althaf and other senior executives of Lulu Group were also present.
The new outlet, also LuLu Group's 220th, will serve the residents of Al Aziziya and its surrounding areas with easy access and ample
|LuLu Group has major expansion plans in Qatar with eight key projects expected to be commissioned within a short span of one year. This was announced in a statement, issued in connection with the inauguration of LuLu's 16th outlet in the country
parking in the basement and backside of the building. The new store features a shopping environment highlighting modern aesthetics and will facilitate access to all essentials for a household, at highly modest prices.
With the launch of new branch, LuLu has renewed its commitment to their large multi-ethnic clientele with congenial shopping experience. LuLu management has expressed their gratitude to all governmental authorities and clientele for their whole-hearted support that has made them achieve this phenomenal growth.
Speaking after the inauguration, Dr Yusufali said: “It has always been our policy to make the LuLu brand easily accessible to our shoppers on Salwa Road, Al Aziziya and adjacent areas, so they do not need to drive a long distance.
"The excitement surrounding the opening has been building among the residents of this region for several months, and we believe this store will be as popular with shoppers as our other existing stores” he added.
Dr Althaf, Director of LuLu Group International, said: “This phenomenal growth is a solid proof of the strategic importance of Qatar to our business plans and our confidence in the resilience and future of the country’s economy, and this would not have been possible without the help and support of the governmental authorities and customers”.
The new store showcases a wide variety of globally sourced premium-quality products, from groceries to fresh food, health and beauty products, electronics, and much more. The product range is backed up by the Group’s own food sourcing and manufacturing facilities across 22 countries, which ensures well-stocked warehouses and uninterrupted food supply at the most affordable prices.
Organic and ‘Free from worry’ food ranges and other specialty food imported from around the world are available on the shelves. The new store will also have a dedicated area to support local initiatives and stock all Qatari products on a priority basis.
LuLu Group has always turned out to be the most sought-after destination for the multi-ethnic community of the region with an international assortment of products catering to the tastes and preferences of every customer – ranging from an extensive food and grocery section to the hot food section, in-store bakery, as well as the up-to-date LuLu Connect digital showroom for the latest electronics.