The number of new stores was limited to four stores (Enschede, Lichtenvoorde, Amersfoort and Oirschot). The board of directors of Jumbo expects to open tien new stores in 2009 and looks forward with trust to the upcoming year, despite the threat of the financial crisis. “We see the current economical situation as an opportunity for our formula with the focus on the lowest price”, comments Jumbo-director Frits van Eerd. “In combination with the big assortment, quality and service this formula currently is stronger than ever. It doesn´t mather what other formulas will do, we remain with our lowest price warantee. This is how we guarantee that the consumer always buys the cheapest at Jumbo (Translation from origal source: RetailNews)
The last year Jos de Vries The Retail Company developed the newly opened Jumbo stores and is currently working hard with Jumbo to succesfully open various new stores throughout 2009.
Next to the growth in turn-over Jumbo has been elected as the best supermarkt chain of The Netherlands (12th time already), this is for the 6th year in a row (Source: Foodmagazine).
Below we present some of the information of our projects with Jumbo. Please contact our head-office in Maarssen if you have further questions or enquiries.