Manama: Middle East retail major LuLu Group which is in a vast expansion mode underscored its commitment to Bahrain by announcing that it will open the sixth branch of its flagship LuLu Hypermarket in New Zinj’s Galleria Mall tomorrow.
The 124th LuLu Hypermarket of the group will be inaugurated by Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa in the presence of ministers, diplomats and VIPs. LuLu Group chairman Yusuffali M A and top management will also be present.
The 10,000sqm of shopping space is divided across two spacious floors. The groceries and supermarket section will occupy the ground level while the first floor will showcase LuLu Hypermarket’s fashion, household goods, electronics and IT, toys and accessories, cosmetics and beauty and footwear sections.
“The opening of the 124th LuLu Hypermarket in Bahrain is a moment of great pride for the LuLu Group,” said Mr Yusuffali.
“Our growth in Bahrain is powered by the vision of the leadership, the business-friendly economic environment and the ability of our Bahraini employees to absorb and fit into the LuLu service model which puts customers above all else.”
Unique features in the new store include LuLu Celebrate, a high-end designer store for Indian ethnic wear and the niche electronics and IT section branded as LuLu Connect.
“Over the nine years that LuLu Hypermarket has been serving the people of Bahrain, we have observed preferences and trends and translated these into an even better retail experience for customers in our sixth hypermarket,” said regional director Juzer Rupawala.
“Since Bahrain is so tech-savvy and telecoms here is such a strong segment of lifestyle choices, we have strengthened our technology retail section with LuLu Connect. Similarly, we have showcased the latest fashion and designer wear in our LuLu Celebrate department. We believe that customers will find the same excellence of quality and value for money which is the LuLu hallmark in this hypermarket.”
The regular LuLu favourites of hot foods, fresh bakes, dairy and cheese, seafood, meat and vegetables and fruit will be on the ground floor level.
The hypermarket is located next to Al Ahli Sports Club and adjacent to the US Embassy. It will serve residents of Salmaniya and Zinj and offers easy access to Tubli and Isa Town residents as well.