Russian retailer Lenta has opened its second hypermarket in Samara, expanding its network in the Volga region to 32 hypermarkets in 21 cities.
The opening comes as part of the retailer's drive to open at least 50 hypermarkets by the end of 2016. This is its 51st opening of the year.
The St. Petersburg-based retailer said that the new store is a Lenta compact format hypermarket, located in the GoodOk shopping centre at 131 Krasnoarmeyskaya str., Samara
It covers a total of 9,755 square metres and features 5,668 square metres of selling space. The new store is also open 24 hours a day, and boasts some 19,000 SKUs.
It brings the total number of Lenta stores to 190 hypermarkets in 77 cities across Russia and 47 supermarkets in Moscow, St. Petersburg and the Central region.
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