Lulu Group, the region’s top retailer has further expanded its presence in the northern emirates by opening biggest ever Hypermarket in Sharjah. The new store which is 140th store of the group was officially inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qassimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah & Deputy Chairman of Sharjah Executive Council at Al Hazna in the presence of number of dignitaries and businessmen.
The inauguration ceremony was attended by Sheikh Khalid Bin Abdullah Al Qasimi, Director of Customs & Marine Ports Authority, Sheikh Salem bin Abdul Rahman Al Qasimi, Head of Ruler's Office, Brigadier General Saif Al Zari Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, Ibrahim Mohammed Al Jarwan, Yusuff Ali MA, Chairman of Lulu Group and other dignitaries.
Also present on the occasion were Saifee Rupawala, CEO, Ashraf Ali MA, Executive Director of Lulu, Salim M.A., Director of Lulu and other top officials of the company. Large number of people from different walks of life were present on the occasion to witness the inauguration.
After the inauguration, His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qassimi and other dignitaries were led on a guided tour of the hypermarket by Yusuff Ali MA who briefed them about the various sections, unique features and amenities.
“This is our sixth store in Sharjah and second one we opened in 30 days. This shows the kind of demand for quality shopping that exists here and we are extremely happy to bring again another world class shopping experience as close as possible to the residents of Al Hazna and its nearby areas” said Yusuffali.
The new hypermarket is spread over an area of about 160,000 square feet and is located next to Khalid bin Mohamed Stadium or Al Shaab Village & can easily accessed by residents of Al Hazana and its surrounding areas. The groceries and supermarket section will occupy the ground level while the first floor will showcase Lulu Hypermarket’s Fashion, Household goods, Electronics & I.T., Toys and Accessories and footwear sections.
“As we mentioned earlier, our expansion plans are firm and Sharjah will get another seven more hypermarkets out of which three will be opened within the next six-month period and we are grateful for the support and patronage we have been receiving from the rulers, citizens and residents of this great nation” added Yusuffali.
The hypermarket also features favorite brands such as Malabar Gold, Lulu Exchange, Lulu Pharmacy, Swiss Arabian Perfumes, ATM etc.
Congratulations to the winners of Shop & Win 2017 who received their prizes on 4th June 2017.
On May 21st 2017 we had Flash Mob Dance & Shopping Race Ciptadent event at LuLu Hypermarket! Also we present Mona Ratuliu as a guest star. Congrats to the winners who get a shopping voucher of Rp. 2,500,000 from Ciptadent.
LuLu Hypermarket & Department Store Cakung East Jakarta, held a fashion show competition for kindergarten kids age 5-10years old. Top 3 winner received Trophy and Shopping Vouchers
UAE based LuLu Group which opened its first hypermarket and department store in Jakarta, Indonesia in January last year will be investing US$500 million on a major project in the country. The Project will include the setting up of ten new hypermarkets and department stores in the next three years across the country. The first LuLu Hypermarket and Department Store was inaugrated by the Indonesian President, Joko"Jokowi"Wi dodo and it has become one of the most highly popular shopping destinations for residents in and around East Jakarta. Explaining the expansion plans of the company in Indonesia, Chairman & Managing Director of LuLu Group, Mr. Yusufali MA said: "With an initial investment of $300 million in the first phase, we plan to open 10 hypermarkets and department stores by the end of 2018 and a central logistics and warehousing facility in Jakarta. These projects are likely to generate more than 500 job opportunities for Indonesians. We also plan to set up contract farming to ensure continuous supply of high quality products and to support the Indonesian agrarian sector." During his visit to UAE in 2015, President Jokowi had exprsssed a keen desire to have a LuLu outlet in the country. He was impressed by the high standard of operation, quality and the wide range of products available at LuLu outlets. Lulu Group currently operates nearly 132 stores across the GCC, Egypt, India, Indonesia and Malaysia. It proviides employment opportunities for more than 40, 000 people from various nationalities and is also ranked among the largest retail chains in the Middle East.
Kuwait city: The Middle East retail major, LULU Group further consolidated its presence in Kuwait by opening their 7th Hypermarket in Al Jahra this morning. The new hypermarket was formally inaugurated by General R. Fahad Ahmed Al-Amir, Governor of Al Jahra in the presence of Ramadan Khalaf al Harbi, Mayor of Al Jahra, Yusuffali MA, Chairman of Lulu Group and other top officials.
Ideally located at the Jahra Mall in Al Jahra, the 130,000 sq. ft. hypermarket is easily accessible from nearby suburbs and residential areas. Apart from the usual world class features and product range, the new lulu hypermarket also boasts of many key features such as enhanced space for Free From range products, local produce section and organic products.
Ideally located in the Al Jahra Industrial Area, the 130,000 sq. ft. hypermarket will serve the residents of Jahra city and its surrounding areas with its widest range of products from all over the world. Apart from this, the new lulu hypermarket also boasts of many key features such as enhanced space for Free From range products, local produce section among others. It has separate sections for fresh fruits and vegetables, meat and poultry, dairy products, ready-to-eat products and a state-of-the-art live bakery and Hot Foods kitchen. The product mix in Lulu Al Jahra will also include a wide selection of premium UK and US goods, including special products air-flown for freshness. and also boasts of many key features such as enhanced space for Free From range products, local produce section and organic products.
Speaking to media during the inauguration ceremony, Yusuffali MA said "Kuwait has been a very key market for us and we have been always bullish about the market scenario here. The positive response we have been receiving from day one have been very encouraging and we intend to continue build on our success and explore new opportunities here."
"The Kuwaiti economy is very stable and forward-looking under the wise leadership of HH Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Emir of this great country. We intend to contribute to the all-round growth here, including new investments to providing job opportunities to the Kuwaiti youth."
Other top dignitaries present at the event were, Indian Ambassador Sunil Jain, Lulu Group Executive Director Ashraf Ali MA, CEO Saifee Rupawala, COO Saleem VI, Regional Director Mohd. Haris.
Jubail: Lulu Group has opened its latest store with the opening of Lulu Express – "Fresh Market" in Galleria Mall Fanateer Dist., near Jubail city in the Kingdome of Saudi Arabia. The Lulu Express was officially inaugurated by Mr. Abdul Aziz Bin Abdulla Al Msned - General Manager, General Service Sector - Royal Commission in the presence of several high-ranking officials from Royal Commission and Mr. Yusuff Ali M.A., Chairman and Managing director of LuLu Group Mr. Saifee Rupawala, CEO, Mr. Ashraf Ali, Executive Director, Mr. Althaf, Director and other senior officials of LuLu Group and besides of that several dignitaries from local business communities were also presented in the event including with a large number of residents.
The new Lulu express is spread over an area of about 40,000 Sq. feet and will serve the residents of Fanateer District and its surrounding areas with easy access and ample parking.
The store offers an ultra-modern shopping ambience by integrating all conceivable needs like Grocery goods, fresh food, butchery, fish as well as Department store sections such as footwear, Sportswear, Home appliances, IT products and Mobiles.
Who doesn't know the famous Dangdut singer Inul Daratista? May 20th 2017, LuLu Hypermarket held a Meet N 'Greet event with Inul Daratista. It's so fun and exciting! Only with the purchase Special Package Lebaran Mie Urai you can take pictures with Inul Daratista.
Deloitte has announced its Annual Global Retailers Report and LuLu Group has been ranked as the top retailer in the Middle East and one among the top 50 fastest growing retailers in the world.
With retail revenue of $ 6.2 billion and operations in nine countries across the globe, it is indeed a proud moment for LuLu Group which bagged the 27th position in the list of fastest growing retailers and 153rd in the top 250 Global Retailers list.
Chairman & Managing Director for LuLu Group, Yusuffalli M.A in his address following the announcement of the Deloitte ranking said here, “Today, it is completely a consumer-driven market and the shopper needs only the very best. We have been continuously innovating in all aspects of our business process, right from store layout to product offering and pricing structure. We see no slowdown in our industry and we intend to go ahead with our announced expansion plans. Currently, we have 133 stores which will reach 150 by mid-2018, with new stores coming up in almost all GCC countries.”
Source: Khaleej Times http://bit.ly/2lMdpxD and Deloitte: http://bit.ly/2kP0oE
LuLu Hypermarket & Department Store Cakung East Jakarta, held a coloring competition for kindergarten kids age 5-6years old. Top 3 winner received Trophy and Shopping Vouchers