Majid Al Futtaim opens first Hyperstar in Pakistan

Date : 31 March 2016

UAE-based Majid Al Futtaim has has opened its first Hyperstar hypermarket in Islamabad, Pakistan. 

Majid Al Futtaim expands in Pakistan

Majid Al Futtaim's new Hyperstar hypermarket operates 6,000 sq m in Islamabad's World Trade Centre. The opening maintains Majid Al Futtaim’s continued expansion strategy, which saw it open nine new hypermarkets and 11 new supermarkets in its 2015 financial year.

Commenting as part of the opening of the store, the country manager for Hyperstar Pakistan, Gyu Taeg Kim, said: “[The] Hyperstar World Trade Centre marks the beginning of a significant PKR6.0 bn (US$56.7m) investment programme that will deliver five additional stores in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar and Gujranwala.