JMA Group to open 20 supermarkets in Dubai

RetailME Bureau

JMA Group is set to open a chain of 20 supermarkets in Dubai by end of 2018 with an initial investment of AED60 million, creating an estimated 1,000 jobs in the country. The group will invest further to open over 100 more convenience stores across the UAE, GCC and Asia by 2020.

JMA will offer a wide range of products and everyday essentials, such as food, beverages, ready-meals, organic produce, electronics, fashion and lifestyle, amongst others. The group will be introducing farm fresh products alongside their own-brand of products as well as locally-sourced produce to offer best and quality products to its customers.

With an aim to offer a premium shopping experience, JMA supermarkets have speedy self-checkout counters to reduce long queues, accepting multiple forms of payment. JMA will also provide easy e-shopping and mobile application allowing consumers to receive a range of goods at their doorstep.

“We found that there is a big gap in the market, with customers still looking for a seamless and convenient shopping experience. JMA will provide a range of fresh and healthy foods and quality products in our well-designed and hygienic stores as well as excellent customer service – giving our customers a choice of products and service at competitive price,” says Dr Kumar Nair, general manager, JMA Group

JMA have opened their first stores at Dubai Marina, Dubai Investment Park, Al Karama, Arjan, Business bay, Al Furjan, Al Warqa and Oud Metha.