Lulu Group opened the doors of its newest hypermarket at Ibri Bawadi Mall on the 25th of July. The inauguration of the 21st outlet in Oman was held under the auspices of H.E. Dr. Khalaf Bin Salim Al-Ishaqi, Wali of Ibri, Al Dhahira Governorate, Wilayat of Ibri in the presence of senior government officials in the Sultanate.
The launch of the latest hypermarket underlines the group’s progressive growth in the Sultanate. The store is spread over an area of about 75,000 square feet and situated in a prime location of Ibri. Like every other store, the new one showcases a fresh food section consisting of a wide assortment of fruits, vegetables, dairy products, poultry, meat and fish and a hot food and bakery section. There is also a huge area dedicated to department store, which includes garments, electronics, IT products, stationery, and home appliances. There is also plenty to choose from the huge collection of latest electronics and IT gadgets at never-before prices. The store has also introduced inaugural offers and deals for a range of products at attractive prices.
Speaking after the inauguration, Mr. Yusuffali MA, Managing Director, stated “We are happy to unveil our latest project in Oman for the convenience of residents in Ibri. 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 days as we believe that every customer has the right to enjoy an affordable shopping experience. The hypermarket will also offer the much-needed source of employment to locals. Lulu group has always been firm in its commitment to boost national talent and empower local generations wherever we operate. We believe that having a strong national workforce is vital to our long-term success as it helps in further boosting the economy. We plan to integrate more locals into our workforce and generate more job opportunities for them in the future,” he added.
Commenting on the new hypermarket, Ananth A.V, Director – Oman, Sri Lanka and India of Lulu Group, said, “Through our latest project, we are pleased to embark on a new journey to reach customers in every area of the Sultanate. The Ibri store will provide incredible offers on a range of products, thus enabling the residents to save a lot of money.”
With about 151 stores, Lulu Group today is a highly diversified entity with operations spanning a vast geographical landscape. Lulu's winning formula of value-for-money and quality shopping will be a matter of delight for customers who cherish the pleasurable shopping experience that it offers.