Auchan and Max Hypermarkets Private Ltd. will bring 12-15 stores per year in India.
Auchan and Max Hypermarkets Private Ltd. will bring 12-15 stores per year in India. As many as 13 Max hypermarkets have now been brought under the Auchan banner in Delhi and Southern parts of India, following the franchise agreement signed in August 2012 by Auchan and Max Hypermarkets India Private Ltd of the Landmark Group.
The most recent addition to Auchan's Indian portfolio of hypermarkets is located in Chennai. Spread across an area of 5800 sq m, it is the largest hypermarket in the city employing 258 staff, with a product offering of 18,000 food and non-food SKUs.
By the end of 2013, Auchan will reinforce its presence in Northern states, with six new openings scheduled for Punjab and Uttar Pradesh. Along with this, there will be sustained growth in South Indian regions, with the opening of a second Chennai store and two new hypermarkets in Bangalore.
Auchan is one of the world’s largest hypermarket chains with 616 hypermarkets in 12 countries in Central and Northern Europe, Russia, and China. Auchan is a one-stop shopping destination for grocery, fruits, vegetables, meat, fish, wine, spirits, kitchenware, electronics, apparel, health and beauty, furniture and much more, under one roof.
The Landmark Group is one of the largest retail conglomerates in the Middle East and India having a diverse portfolio of retail and hospitality brands.