Lulu Group local subsidiary May Exports Philippines Officially Inaugurated in Calamba, Laguna

by - August 15, 2018

On August 8, 2018, Lulu Group, one of the fastest growing supermarket chains that is mostly based in the Middle East and have over 138 branches in many countries launched its first business endeavor in the country through its local subsidiary, the May Exports Philippines. Its first warehouse is located in the Calamba Premiere International Park in Laguna.

A festive atmosphere welcomed the guests and officials led by Lulu Group International chairman and managing director Yusuff Ali M.A., Rajmal Palikandy Refeeque, Lulu Group’s general manager for Philippines, and PEZA Director General Charito Plaza and other distinguished guests.

The May Exports Philippines warehouse will process and handle mostly food products sourced from local suppliers and will then be distributed to Lulu’s various branches in the world. Several of these products were displayed during the official inauguration. Among these products are dry fish, textiles, electronics, dry foods, seafood, fruits, bananas, vegetables, household items, furniture, as well as processed foods, canned goods, value-added food and general merchandise.

It is said that initial investment by the group for this year amounted to an investment of 1 million dollars. Also, according to Lulu Group’s general manager for Philippines operations Rajmal Palikandy Refeeque, the company is looking at purchasing products from farmer cooperatives and is considering sourcing fruits and vegetables from the Davao region.

Moreover, they are considering prospects for areas and cities where they will be able to raise vegetables and other crops as well as put up processing industries.

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