The new hypermarket will have a total sale area of 8,000 sqm and over 50,000 products on display. It will have 336 employees, Carrefour announced.


The French group has two other hypermarkets on the pipeline in Bucharest, one in Veranda Shopping Center near the Obor Market, and the other one in ParkLake Shopping Center in Titan. Both projects are scheduled to open in 2016.


Carrefour had total sales of more than EUR 1.15 billion in Romania, in 2013, including the supermarkets operated under the Carrefour Market brand and the Carrefour Express proximity shops. The group hasn’t yet announced its local sales in 2014. (source: