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SPAR Qatar opens new SPAR Supermarket in Porto Arabia

November 11, 2021 IN THE CATEGORY: Store openings

SPAR Qatar has opened a trendy SPAR store in Porto Arabia, marking a significant milestone in the brand’s expansion in Qatar. The modern 600m2 supermarket provides residents and visitors with a varied assortment tailored to local preferences.

SPAR country operator Al Wataniya International Holding currently operates four stores in Qatar, offering premium services at affordable prices.

The new store’s departments include fresh produce, fruit and vegetables, fish and seafood, bakery, delicatessen, meat, food to go, organic. A fresh juice bar and CENSA Coffee Concept with a barista further enhance the instore experience. The store also features a non-food section, including household essentials.

The SPAR Porto Arabia is located in La Croisette, a 2.5 km seafront promenade. The area is known for its Mediterranean ambience, with residential buildings, cafés and restaurants, hotels, and commercial outlets.

The inauguration of the new SPAR Supermarket on Sunday, 24 October, in the presence of local dignitaries and the SPAR Qatar management team, attracted hundreds of people, with 600 registered transactions. The new SPAR store offers customers convenient self-checkouts, which have received positive feedback from customers.

SPAR Qatar’s instore assortment includes imported products from around the world, including international SPAR Own Brands and exciting offers catering for customers across all communities in Qatar.

Mohamed Mansour, General Manager of SPAR Qatar, was delighted with customers’ positive responses to the new SPAR store in Porto Arabia.

He stated: “The opening of this SPAR store is part of SPAR Qatar’s long-term strategy to offer residents a unique shopping experience with quality products at attractive prices. The Pearl community is continuing to expand. We see this as the ideal time to grow our brand further. With our focus on fresh, high-quality produce delivered daily to the supermarket shelves, we are able to provide local communities with daily convenience and value.”

Sheikh Faisal bin Fahad bin Jassim Al-Thani stated that SPAR Qatar is set to strengthen its presence in the market by adding more stores to its portfolio in prominent locations across Qatar.

SPAR Porto Arabia adds to SPAR Qatar’s existing SPAR stores in Tawar Mall, Zero 3 Mall and in B-Square Mall, as well as its e-grocery platform. The new store employs 14 SPAR team members.

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Source: SPAR Qatar

About SPAR Qatar

Al Wataniya International Holding, the licence partner for Qatar, joined SPAR in 2015 and has focused on establishing the most appropriate retail and supply chain model for the brand. The first SPAR store opened in November 2017, and as of December 2018, there were three SPAR stores in operation in the country.

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