Lulu Hypermarket opened its 118th outlet in Sinaw in Oman yesterday, building on its stated policy to reach out to the Wilayats of the Sultanate and to provide a world class shopping experience closer to its customers. The new store was officially inaugurated by H.E Sheikh Yahya bin Hamoud Hamed Al Maamari, Governor of Al Sharqiya North in the presence of Yusuffali MA, Managing Director, Lulu Group, Ashraf Ali - Executive Director, Saifee Rupawala - CEO, Ananth A.V.- Regional Director Oman and other senior dignitaries.
Spread over an area of 125,000 square feet, the new store is specially designed to offer the residents of Sinaw a world class shopping experience like never before at fair prices and friendly service. The hypermarket will provide the widest range of quality and value-for-money products all under one roof. It will have separate sections for fresh fruits and vegetables, meat and poultry, dairy products, ready-to-eat products and a live bakery. It also offers a huge area dedicated to electronics, IT products, home appliances, sports, furnishing and furniture, daily needs, personal care, kitchenware, crockery, kids toys, apparel and stationery, and health and beauty products. The outlet which is the 15th one in Oman also has the wide choice of world-class fashion brands and products for ladies, gents and kids.
The systematically arranged sections promise the customers an easy and hassle-free shopping experience. Extra-wide aisles, extensively laid out counters and ample parking space are some of the distinguishing features of this new store.
Commenting on the Sinaw outlet, Mr. Yusuffali M. A., Managing Director of Lulu Group, said “With more than a decade of success and accomplishment in Oman, Lulu is now pleased to embark on a new journey to reach customers in the interior areas of the Sultanate. The opening of the new store is indeed a moment of great pride and joy. We plan to open more Lulu stores in the interior regions in the coming months as we believe that every customer should be able to enjoy a world-class shopping experience, no matter where they are.”
“The hypermarket will also offer a window of opportunity to local community. Lulu group has always been firm in its commitment to encourage the locally available talent and empower local communities from wherever we operate. We believe that having a strong national workforce is vital to our long-term success as it helps in creating sustainable community living. We do have an ambitious plan to absorb enterprising youngsters and generate more job opportunities for them in the future,” he added.
Lulu’s winning formula of value-for-money quality shopping has been very well received by consumers all over the world. An innovator in the retail industry with an impressive presence across the region and an ever expanding footprint, Lulu has always remained a genuine symbol of quality retailing. Today, Lulu is immensely popular among its discerning shoppers as a one-stop shop for all their needs, true to its tagline “LuLu, where the world comes to shop”. The innumerable shoppers who patronize LuLu daily are the true testament to the popularity of its brand.