Metro Retail Stores Group Inc. of the Gaisano group opened its third small-format store in Gen. Trias, Cavite.
MRSGI said in a disclosure to the stock exchange the mini-mart format, called Metro Value Mart was developed in response to consumers’ evolving preference to shop closer to home for their basic daily needs.
“We are very pleased to have a new Metro store at this location which will provide quick and convenient shopping to the residents and visitors of General Trias, and to the rest of Cavite province. As a highly industrialized and growing province, we are excited to be a part of the Cavite businesses and retail options, and we hope that the addition of the Metro Valuemart will contribute to a more vibrant and thriving local economy,” said Manuel Alberto, president and chief operating officer of MRSGI.
The Metro Value Mart Lancaster will offer wide-array of international and local goods, general merchandise, home care, health and beauty and fresh and frozen products in its 1,000-square-meter shopping space.
It is the third Metro store in the province of Cavite and the 62nd nationwide.