Grand Hyper marks new milestone with 60th store opening in Mangaf

Grand Hyper, the retail wing of Regency group, announced the opening of their 18th outlet in Mangaf with a grand opening slated for Tuesday, 6 August, 2019 at 4:30 pm, during a press conference. The new store situated on a single basement floor in an area of around 20,000 sq ft, brings the total to 60 outlets spread across the GCC region. The press meet was attended by Sheikh Dawood Dawood Salman Al Sabah, Chief Patron, and Ayyoob Kachery, Regional Director, Kuwait, who was joined by Subhan, Executive Director, Regency Group Dubai, Mohammed Suneer, Chief Executive Officer, Kuwait, Rahil Bassim K, Chief Operating Officer- Kuwait, Thehaseer Ali, General Manager, Kuwait, and Sanin Mannil, Business Development Manager, Kuwait.

Grand Hypermarket has a strong reputation and trust in Kuwait market as a brand for providing the customers with a wide range of products including food stuffs, world-class electronic appliances, home appliances, footwear, health and beauty items and fashion wears and accessories from leading European designers among others. Perishable goods, farm produces and meat are shipped by air on a daily basis to ensure they are available fresh to the end users. These are procured from internationally-recognized farms to ensure world-class standards. Making high quality products affordable for the everyday consumer is what sets Grand Hypermarket apart from the rest.

Speaking on the new outlet, Subhan, Executive Director said: “It gives us immense joy to announce a yet another milestone achievement of Grand Hyper. Kuwait has always been the favorite country for the group and the group has big plans of expansion just for this country. “

Ayyoob Kachery, Regional Director said: ” Now with 18 stores covering all major locations in Kuwait, Grand hyper has become a household name serving 70000 customers daily in Kuwait.  The equal acceptance by both Kuwaiti nationals and expats has inspired Group to further expand its reach in Kuwait.”

Mohammed Suneer, Chief Executive officer – Kuwait region said, “The success of Grand Hypermarket lies in making sure to pass on the benefit that we gain through large-scale procurement of products to our customers. The group has its own sourcing centers in Europe, Turkey, China, Indonesia, Thailand and Sri Lanka, eliminating the middle men from the entire supply chain. This ensures that best quality products reach customers in minimum time at the lowest prices.”

The promoters conveyed their sincere gratitude and best wishes to His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Sabah, generous Kuwaiti public and business friendly systems.  His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Sabah’s wise leadership has steered Kuwait to self-sufficient and investor friendly destination, one of many reasons for promoters to favor Kuwait over other GCC countries.

Rahil Bassim, Chief Operating Officer, said “Mangaf is a large residential area predominantly occupied by large number of expats including Egyptians, Indians and Pakistanis apart from Kuwaitis. They normally travel to Grand Fahaheel for their shopping needs which being the closest hypermarket to Mangaf. Now with a new hypermarket in Mangaf, customers in the locality will find it very convenient besides new customers in the area will also find it delightful to have Grand in their vicinity.”

Explaining the group’s retail strategy, Thehaseer Ali, General Manager, Kuwait, said, “In order to achieve our  mission of reaching every customer, we aim to spread our outlets in all the major areas of Kuwait and serve the Kuwait population with the right mix of products at the most competitive prices possible. In fact, we are planning to open more outlets in this country as well as other GCC nations and other markets.”