Naivas to open two new outlets in Malindi and Nairobi this week
Tuesday December 07 2021
A Naivas store in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG
Naivas Supermarket is set to open three branches this month as it acquires space in outlets vacated by struggling retailers in the race to cement its market leadership.
The first outlet will be opened tomorrow (Thursday) at Oasis Mall in Malindi in a store previously occupied by fallen Nakumatt.
On Friday it will open another outlet in Embakasi off Airport North Road, taking space vacated by the cash-strapped Tuskys supermarket.
Ahead of Christmas, it will launch an outlet at Greenspan Mall in Donholm Nairobi, where Tuskys Supermarket was the anchor tenant until it was kicked out by the landlord after it was unable to honour its tenancy agreement as its financial health deteriorated.
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