LuLu Hypermarket Oman strengthened its retail presence in Downtown Sohar with the grand opening of its new store located at Falaj Al Qabail. This is the retail giant’s second store in Sohar and the 29th branch in the Sultanate.
The new store was inaugurated by H.E. Sheikh Saif Bin Himyar Al Malik Al Shehi, Governor of North Al-Batinah, in the presence of Mr. Yusuffali M.A., Chairman and Managing Director of LuLu Group, senior management, and LuLu staff. Spread over an area of 75,000 sq ft., the store will offer a one-stop shopping experience complete with enhanced and expanded departments to better serve customers in Sohar, the major industrial hub of the Sultanate, and its residential areas.
The new store will feature sophisticated fit outs and category bays with spacious layout for categories like grocery, fruit & vegetables, dairy products, poultry, meat and fish and the ever popular hot food and bakery. There is also designated sections for garments, electronics, IT products, stationery, and home appliances. There are multiple check-out counters and ample parking spaces to contribute to a relaxed shopping experience.
Just in time for Ramadan shopping, the store will feature a range of exciting offers and deals on Fresh Food, Grocery, Electronics and Home Appliances, as well as inaugural offers on a range of products at attractive prices. In addition, shoppers can participate in the first-of-its-kind LuLu Shop & Win promotion across all its stores in Oman. Through this promotion, which will run till May 7, 2022, customers can win cash prizes worth OMR 100,000. There will be a Grand Prize of OMR 10,000 cash as well as Weekly Cash Prizes of OMR 5000, OMR 750, OMR 500, and more.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Yusuffali M.A., Chairman and Managing Director, LuLu Group said, "Under the able guidance of His Majesty Haitham Bin Tarik, the country is rapidly progressing in all spheres and we thank His Majesty and the government for their pro-business approach. We thank the citizens and residents of Oman for their tremendous support towards all our ventures in this country. With every new store, our ultimate aim is to become the favorite shopping destination not just for customers in cities but also in the smaller towns of the country.”
Mr. Ananth A V, Director of Lulu Hypermarkets Oman & India, stated “We are truly excited to bring Lulu’s unique combination of variety, value and service to customers in Falaj and the surrounding areas. The new store will be the perfect location for a seamless shopping experience and convenience for customers in Falaj Al Qabail."
Mr. Shabeer K.A., Regional Director – Oman, said, “The new store in Falaj Al Qabail will offer a delightful new shopping experience for the neighbourhood and will provide a great platform to local manufacturers and producers from the Sultanate to promote their local products. Customers in and around Sohar will now be able to enjoy super value true savings, a wide selection of products, and world class shopping options.”
The Group’s online shopping portals have also seen a surge in popularity since its introduction and have enabled customers to order their daily essentials, household products and groceries online and get them delivered at their doorsteps using the Lulu shopping app.