DOHA: Al Meera Consumer Goods Company plans to open eight new malls by the end of 2014.
The retailer also plans to open nine new branches in and outside Doha during the fourth quarter of the current year. The branches will be in Jeryan Nejaima, Al Wakra, Al Thumama, Al Wajba, Muaither, Al Azizia, Zakhira, Al Muraikh and at Gulf Mall.
“Al Meera is working with its full potential to finalise the construction phase of new malls to achieve a wider spread that satisfies its customers,” said the company in a statement yesterday.
“As soon as it obtains permits and approvals from authorities, Al Meera will open branches,” it said.
According to the company, construction of the Jeryan Nejaima branch is expected to be completed soon.
Facing the Lekhwiya Stadium, the branch will meet the needs of consumers in the area by bringing all products they may need. The branch spreads over an area of 5,526sqm, of which 1,207sqm goes to the supermarket.
The Jeryan Nejaima branch will include 19 stores offering a variety of services to visitors, as well as four restaurants to serve the most delicious dishes.
“Al Meera is allocating large areas for its new branches, as is the case in its Jeryan Nejaima branch, to provide comprehensive services to consumers, not only limited to food products, but also giving shoppers the opportunity to visit various stores, have a good meal, or make other purchases,” said the company. It has recently opened a new branch in Legtaifiya. It provides over 11,500 food and non-food items. Products also include goods from across the world to fulfil the different tastes of customers.
In Legtaifiya branch, consumers can find fruits and vegetables, dairy products, various kinds of bread, fresh and frozen meat and chicken, cereals, juices, canned goods and other products. It also offers consumers all cleaning tools and kitchen supplies, plastic containers and other items, as well exclusive products available only in Al Meera branches, under the labels ‘AlMeera’ and ‘Casino’.