Big Bazaar, the hyper market format store of Kishore Biyani-led Future Group, has opened a new outlet in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Spread over 38,405 square feet area, the newly launched Big Bazaar store located at South X Mall in Kidwai Nagar is the second store of the chain in Kanpur, according to a company press release.
Speaking on the launch, Vineet Jain, GM – sales & merchandise (north zone), said, “We opened our first outlet in Kanpur in 2007 and received an overwhelming response. Since Kanpur is a growing city, it’s our endeavour to reach out to more and more homemakers in the city, and give them an opportunity to save maximum while they shop for their monthly requirements.”
Other shops-in-shops that form a part of Big Bazaar store at South X Mall are Food Bazaar, Fashion@Big Bazaar, Electronics Bazaar, Furniture Bazaar, One Mobile, Navaras and Depot. Besides, the store also offers a wide collection of accessories such as sunglasses, watches and handbags; general merchandise products including plastics, crockery, utensils, home care and home fashion products, footwear, toys, luggage, sports goods and gift items.
“The store will also house Star & Sitara – a shop-in-shop for wellness, beauty and salon soon,” added Jain.
Big Bazaar currently operates 115 outlets across the country and retails over 1.6-lakh product ranges, added the release.
— IndiaRetailing Bureau