Tuskys will lease of 3,861 sq. m. (41,544 sq. ft.) of supermarket premises plus 450 sq. m. (4,842 sq. ft.) of dedicated loading areas in Phase One Buffalo Mall Naivasha, which is due for completion in November this year. Tuskys has also committed to lease a further 2,409 sq. m. (25,920 sq. ft.) of additional supermarket premises upon the completion of Phase Two.
Tuskys is a regional leader in the retail sector with a network of 52 supermarkets and an ambitious strategy for further expansion. Tuskys has in addition to the provision of conventional supermarket services embarked on providing its unique ‘Fresh Concepts’ (private label products) in the form of in-store bakeries, delis, butchery, whole milk dispensers, water dispensers and a wide range of locally sourced fresh fruits and vegetables at competitive prices.
Mr. Stephen Mukuha, the Managing Director of Tuskys commented: “We are very pleased to announce that Tuskys will be strengthening its presence within the Rift Valley through its lease of a modern large format premises at Buffalo Mall Naivasha. Tuskys views the Rift Valley as a very important consumer base and we are keen to raise the game of the provision of retail in the area. We have worked closely with Buffalo Mall Developments and believe that our premises within Buffalo Mall Naivasha will prove a flagship in terms of design, configuration, and quality of offer”
Buffalo Mall Naivasha Overview
Buffalo Mall Naivasha will be the first modern shopping center built in Naivasha. Located at the junction of Moi South Road and the Trans African Highway, Phase One is due for completion in November this year.
The development will total over 7,400 sq. m. in Phase One, with Phase Two planned to increase the total retail space to over 22,000 sq. m. Buffalo Mall will be anchored by a large format Tuskys supermarket, and other household names, including the leading retail brands present in Kenya. There will be also be a variety of food and beverage outlets as well as a dedicated children’s play area.
Buffalo Mall Naivasha is being developed by Buffalo Mall Developments Ltd. This is the first project for the company in Kenya but the principals of the company have a long track record of developing and managing similar projects in Europe.
Buffalo Mall Additional Key Facts
- Buffalo Mall Naivasha is being financed by Buffalo Mall Developments along with Kenyan bank,Housing Finance.
- The construction of Buffalo Mall Naivasha is being undertaken by Parbat Siyani, constructors of phase two of the Junction Mall in Nairobi as well as a number of other high quality projects in the city.