@home, the Mega home store by Nilkamal Ltd, has recently launched an outlet in Kochi. The new store occupies an area of 20,500 sq.ft. This is Kerala’s 1st @home store & the 17th store nationally. The company has made an investment of around Rs.3 crores on the store.
At the launch, Manish Parekh, executive director, Nilkamal Ltd said, “We at @home would like to be called “home stylists” & not just a home décor & furniture store. We believe in helping consumers buy. With Nilkamal Ltd, we have been connected with the market in Kerala for many years now. With the trust & reliability of Nilkamal, @home will also serve the brand values to our consumers & give them a plethora of products & services to choose from."
With regards to Kochi and the Southern market, Thomas Johan, Sr GM Retail Operations, @home further added, “We have created a leadership position in South India with stores in Coimbatore, Chennai, Bangalore & Hyderabad and are focusing to set firm steps in the South market in a big way. We plan to open 2 more stores in South within the next few months. We are sure that the Kochi store will be one of our best performing stores in the South”.
@home furniture range includes living room, bed-room & dining room & wide range of Knick-Knack utility furniture. The accessories range includes candles, clocks, paintings, picture frames, ornamental flowers, pots & vases, cutlery & wine glasses, kitchen ware, lamps, pillows, upholstery, curtains, among others.
@home currently has 17 Stores across India at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Ghaziabad, Hyderabad, Kochi, Mumbai, Pune, Surat, Thane & Vadodara. The Company is planning to set up three new stores in next six months, and will be looking for more opportunities to expand.
– IndiaRetailing Bureau