Majid Al Futtaim which owns Carrefour franchise has today announced that it will open its third store in Kenya, as part of its growth and expansion plans in Kenya.
The new store, at the popular Thika Road Mall “TRM” will take over the space that was occupied by Nakumatt until last month when it lost the space over cash flow problems.
It terms of size, the space covers over 5,000 square metres on two floors.
Majid Al Futtaim says the new store will cater for the growing population segment residing in Roysambu and Kasarani as well as those travelling along the busy Thika Road, towards Central and parts of Eastern Kenya.
It brings the total number of Carrefour stores operated by Majid Al Futtaim, to 210 across 15 markets.
“The opening of our third Carrefour store in less than two years of operations illustrates our ambitious growth and expansion plans in the region. This new hypermarket will offer our customers who use the busy highway access to wide variety of products at the most competitive prices, offered at world-class standards,” Country Manager at Majid Al Futtaim – Retail Kenya Franck Moreau, said.
“Additionally, with our expansion we are collaborating with local manufacturers and farmers to sell their produce. We are looking to stock over 30,000 items at the hypermarket, including fresh produce, groceries, a fresh bakery, and a butchery, among other merchandise as we continue to deliver on creating great moments for everyone, every day.” Mr. Moreau added.