Samiksha Jaiswal

Capital Shoppers

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Industry  Retail trade
Subsidiaries  In Uganda
Founded  1997
Type of business  Private Family Owned
Products  Supermarkets
Headquarters  Kampala
Number of employees  1,200
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Key people  Ponsiano Ngabirano Chairman & CEO
Total assets  2 million USD (2014, UGX:5 billion)

Capital Shoppers Limited, commonly known as Capital Shoppers, is a Ugandan supermarket chain.

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Location

The Head Office of Capital Shoppers is located along Dastur Street, Kampala Central Division, in the city's central business district, adjacent to Nakasero Farmers' Market. The coordinates of Capital Shoppers Headquarters are:0°18'40.5"N, 32°34'45.0"E (Latitude:0.311250; Longitude:32.579167).

Overview

The supermarket chain owns and operates four supermarkets in Uganda; all located in Kampala, the capital of Uganda, the third-largest economy in the East African Community. Capital Shoppers is the largest locally-owned supermarket chain in the country. Founded in 1997, the family-owned store chain has a customer-royalty program that offers 4% rebate on purchases, the highest in the industry in Uganda.

Branches

As of August 2014 the supermarket chain maintains branches at the following locations:

  1. Central Kampala - Dastur Street, Nakasero Hill, Kampala
  2. Nakawa Branch - Port Bell Road, Nakawa, Kampala
  3. Ntinda Branch - Capital Shoppers Mall, Ntinda Road, Ntinda, Kampala
  4. Garden City Branch - Garden City Mall, Kampala.

Ownership

Capital Shoppers is a wholly Ugandan, privately held company. As of August 2014, the detailed shareholding in the company stock in not widely, publicly known.

References

Capital Shoppers Wikipedia


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