Amman, November 2019
THE Group, the retail pioneer behind Cozmo, Readers, Hamleys, Cozmo Home and Fashion Department Stores (M&Co., b.young, Soyaconcept, Stummer, Eleganto Uomo, Pre-End and Blend) recently announced their new agreement with British renowned grocer, Waitrose & Partners, to bring products of the upscale brand to Cozmo Supermarkets in the Kingdom.
The agreement was announced at a launch event on Saturday, November 23rd and held under the patronage of the British ambassador to Jordan, H.E. Edward Oakden CMG. The partnership will bring a generous selection of Waitrose & Partners products that offer a wealth of international flavours from cuisines all over the world.
CEO of THE Group, Imad Bukhari said: “At Cozmo, our customers know when they walk through the doors that they will find the best selection of goods and produce available. We are thrilled to be partnering with Waitrose & Partners, who are renowned for their commitment to providing quality products, to bring customers this incredible range of top-grade International foods and flavours. Our shared dedication to offering quality food that has been responsibly sourced, combined with high standards of customer service is what brought us together.”
From his end, Barry Delehanty, Head of B2B Growth & Development at Waitrose & Partners, said: “It’s incredibly encouraging that the reputation of Waitrose & Partners and the quality of our products continues to grow outside the UK to open up opportunities with a leading retailer like Cozmo and bring our brand to a new audience.”
Waitrose & Partners is a British grocer that, since its establishment in 1904, has gone further to offer only the highest quality food and drink to food lovers in Britain and around the world. Waitrose exports chilled, ambient, frozen, home and general merchandise to every continent (except for the Antarctic) and to more than 60 countries and territories around the globe. Customers will be able to choose from a collection of international Waitrose & Partners products which are now available in Jordan, through Cozmo.
Founded in 2003, THE Group is an establishment led by a team of dedicated professionals committed to excellence in all aspects of the retail market. THE Group is proud of its Jordanian identity and its role as a leader in the local and regional retail market. This private-sector business group employs more than 900 people.