LuLu, the largest hypermarket chain in the region, awarded a total of six winners for the Abu Dhabi leg of its cooking competition in its annual Food Carnival. The awarding ceremony was held at LuLu Hypermarket, World Trade Center, Abu Dhabi. The contest featured two categories, non-vegetarian and vegetarian sets, with each having recognised three awardees and some consolation prize recipients.
A total of 20 participants took part in the cooking competition, which showcased an excellent array of global cuisines, featuring Indian, Arabic, Filipino, Sri Lankan, and Continental dishes. The contestants impressed two culinary experts from top hotels who judged the winning pieces, Chef Hussam Alghabri and Chef Mohanad Majed Subhi Abu Dagar.
The two-week food festival highlighted special offers and culinary delights inspired from flavours around the world. More than a great shopping experience, customers were able to participate in cooking competitions in different categories for the entire festival period held in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Dubai, and Sharjah.
Mr. Abubaker TP, LuLu Hypermarket Regional Director for Abu Dhabi, shared: “For the entire 14 days of the food festival, we have seen a positive response and enthusiastic support from our customers who did not only enjoy shopping their favourite products at special affordable price offers, but also had the opportunity to show off their culinary skills and have fun with their families. LuLu will continue to innovate the shopping experience we have always provided through special events like this.”
With 165 stores operating worldwide, LuLu has continuously been exerting its greatest efforts to provide and sustain the supply of global products at the best rates. With the excellent combination of high-quality offerings and organised logistics system, LuLu remains to be the favourite shopping destination in the UAE when it comes to a broader selection of international products.
LULU HYPERMARKET, where the world comes to shop—is the top retailer in the Middle East and one of the most successful businesses worldwide. Serving more than 1,600,000 shopping patrons every day, it is the fastest growing retail chain across 10 countries that include the GCC, India, Egypt, Indonesia, and Malaysia. Founded in the early nineties, it has successfully expanded to different parts of the world and currently operates more than 165 stores with a staff force of 50,000.
LuLu Hypermarket, where the world comes to shop:
• Providing more than 1,600,000 customers an unparalleled shopping experience daily across the globe
• No. 1 retail chain in the Middle East and among the top 10 fastest growing retailers globally
• Operations in UAE, India, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Egypt, Malaysia, and Indonesia
• One of the Middle East’s top employers with work force numbering to 50,000