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Majid Al Futtaim has outlined plans to invest PKR40bn (US$256.1m) in Pakistan.

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UAE-based Majid Al Futtaim has rebranded its Pakistan-based Hyperstar chain to the Carrefour brand. Rebranding to enhance modern retail Majid Al Futtaim has operated stores in Pakistan, through the Hyperstar band, since 2009. The retailer has six Hyperstar hypermarkets in three major cities; Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore. Majid Al Futtaim said the rebranding to Carrefour will  “enhance mode...
Spanish supermarket chain Condis is set to invest up to PKR139bn (US$1bn) in Pakistan. Plans to strengthen sourcing and distribution network Last month, a team of Condis supermarket colleagues headed by the Director of Expansion, Mr. Jose Manuel Castellano visited Pakistan. As reported in ARY News, the team visited several cities, including Multan, Jhelum, Rawalpindi and Islamabad to explor...
UAE Majid Al Futtaim Retail is targeting 10% revenue growth in 2018, as it continues to expand its store network around the world.  Invest up to DH2bn in store expansion... The company plans to invest between DH1.5bn (US$408.4m) and DH2bn (US$544.5m) in expanding Carrefour’s store portfolio by 2021, with Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Pakistan and East Africa the key growth markets outside the UAE. ...
SPAR International has enjoyed ‘ strong, continued growth ’ in 2017, with sales rising 5.3%, on a constant currency basis, to €34.5 bn. SPAR International said its performance had benefited from its continued focus ‘ to grow [its] presence through targeted expansion, and to drive retail development through expanding our multi-format retail strategy ’. Sustained expansion underpinning results ...

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