LuLu Group further strengthened its presence in the Emirate of Sharjah with the grand opening of its world-class hypermarket at Sharjah Central, the newest retail destination located next to Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
Abdulla Sultan Al Owais, Chairman, Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry inaugurated latest brand-new Lulu Hypermarket at Sharjah Central in the presence of Yusuff Ali MA, Chairman & Managing Director of Lulu Group along with Saifee Rupawala, CEO, Ashraf Ali MA, Executive Director and other senior officials.
Sharjah Central, a two-level retail and leisure destination owned and managed by Lulu Group’s Line Investment and Property offers an enriching shopping experience to the Sharjah community. Sharjah Central boasts more than 500,000 sq. feet GLA and offers a wide selection of shopping and casual dining restaurants in a food-street style of food court. With 110,000 sq. feet hypermarket now open and upcoming 11 – screens cinema, a 35,000 sq. feet family entertainment center and 2,200 parking spaces, the mall will soon become the preferred leisure destination in Sharjah.
Sharjah Central is strategically located to the north of Sharjah cricket stadium in an affluent residential area of Al Samnan surrounded by localities of AL Ghubaiba, AL Shahba, AL Khezamia, Al Tala’a, Mughaidir Suburb, Wasit Suburb and areas around Sharjah cultural square. The mall has a straight access from Sharjah University city and is in a proximity of Sharjah International Airport.
Categories in the new hypermarket include grocery, fresh food, meat and fish, bakery, dairy, pizza and snacks, hot food, roastery, and a delicatessen, fashion, health and beauty variety, household needs, garments, footwear, electronics, home appliances, and much more.
On the occasion, Yusuffali MA, Chairman of Lulu Group expressed his happiness at the opening of the Hypermarket, saying the occasion was a testimony to the Group’s commitment to the progress of the UAE. “We are proud to see another great retail addition to our growing circle of iconic stores which is a testimony to the fact that the LuLu Group has continued to expand and invest in the UAE’s future even through the challenging pandemic months. We are proud to be a part of UAE’s overall development and will continue to support sustainable development strategies. Due to the visionary leadership, there was no food shortage and all food stuff were easily available at affordable prices during this global health crisis. Thanks to the leadership” added Yusuffali.
Lulu has announced that it is marching ahead with its expansion plans despite the challenges faced due to COVID-19 pandemic across the world and have already opened more than 20 Hypermarkets in this year alone in other GCC countries and far east.