After its successful launch of operations in Victoria Island, Lagos, one of the leading indigenous retail giant – Hubmart Stores Limited, is poised to increase the stocks in the retail market in Lagos capital and environs with the opening of a new outlet in Isaac John Street, Ikeja GRA.
The shopping complex to be commissioned will tomorrow with a bouquet of activities such as enjoyable music, celebrity guest appearances and free giveaways to excite customers. The facility is a masterpiece of retail-purposed civil engineering exquisitely designed to give customers the ultimate shopping experience and set to take shopping to a whole new level.
The new store boasts of ultramodern facilities designed to create amazing and mind numbing shopping experience for customers. Heading the list of star attractions is the Hubmart food court which will boast of a Deli and several other exciting offers. This is located on the first floor of the building for those looking for a quick bite and a relaxing atmosphere to enjoy their favorite meals.
Shoppers are treated to an exquisite range of products from renowned local and international brands ranging from household items to dairy, confectionaries, toiletries, groceries and a fresh section in the store proper. There is also considerable parking space in the compound to ensure ease of entry and exit of shoppers into and out of the premises. From a casual viewer’s perspective, it seems this store has been designed to be the hallmark of convenient and delightful shopping.
In a statement made to the press Murat Bektaslar, the Managing Director of Hubmart Stores said the shop which is hubmart’s second outlet in Lagos, was immaculately designed, every detail carefully implemented with delightful and exciting customer shopping experiences in mind. He emphasized that the store will serve as a one-stop shop for all Customer Grocery, Cleaning, Fresh and Household needs.
In his words “we have created an environment where customers can find everything they want under one roof, get the best quality of ultra-fresh produce, and have a delightful, fulfilling and exciting shopping trip.” The kids are also not left out as we noticed some very innovative kiddy-focused shopping carts and baby trucks to delight the kids as well. From interactions with the Managing Director and walk through the premises, one could tell easily, that even although Hubmart wasn’t currently the largest retail chain in the country, it was definitely poised to fast become the best retail chain in the country.
While talking about the citing of the mall in Ikeja, Murat stated that locating the mall in Ikeja was key because, apart from being the capital of Lagos State, Ikeja is centrally located and easy to access from various parts of Lagos. He noted that apart from some of the community development efforts embarked upon, the business was poised to engage and positively impact the local community with the array of initiatives in the pipeline.
Hubmart stores which prides itself on its Nigerian heritage, superior customer service and excellent quality in the fresh product categories; continues in its quest affirm its mantra of being the best destination for shoppers in the country by providing services that guarantee value for money, delightful shopping, good security and the wide assortment as well as very high quality ultra-fresh products.
On opening, the store would provide employment to over 150 Nigerians 60 per cent of which would be sourced from the local community, and serve as a source of livelihood to many more via the extended circle of influence on the local communities (suppliers, engaged vendors, etc.).