First Super Konzum Store Opened in Zadar
Jul 12, 2007
The first Super Konzum has been opened today in Zadar, at the address Ante Starčevića bb. The new store was opened by Josip Zaher, President of the Konzum Management Board and Mr Dražen Grgurović, Deputy Major of the City of Zadar in charge of economy. The new Super Konzum is the 609th Konzum store and the 23rd Super Konzum store in Croatia as well as the largest Konzum store in Zadar area with 120 employees. The First Super Konzum in Zadar spreads across 7.500 sqm in total, of which 3.000 sqm are sales area. It offers its customers a rich supply of 30.000 products with a recognizable assortment of fresh fruits, vegetables and meat of controlled origin and bakery products at favourable prices. On the occasion of the opening, Konzum has completely renovated a playground in Vruljica Park as a gift for the youngest citizens of Zadar and their families whereby Konzum's Project "Let's get back playgrounds to children" has been continued in Zadar.
The opening hours of Super Konzum Zadar are 7:00-22:00 at weekdays and 7:00-20:00 on Sundays. Educated staff and 16 express cash desks will provide the buyers with prompt and quality service. A parking lot with more than 500 parking places, of which 300 are covered, will make this store easily accessible to all buyers. Super Konzum in Zadar has a large number of specialized departments with a very rich offer. Worth mentioning is "The Green market" department with a wide choice of fruit and vegetables mostly of Croatian origin. There is also a bakery shop that daily offers fresh bread, biscuits, cakes and other sorts of pastry. The gastronomy department offers daily more than 50 fresh ready-cooked meals with a specialty of the day. Along with a quality choice of the packaged meat of strictly controlled origin produced in Croatia , this store also has a fish market where seafood lovers can find different sorts of freshwater and sea water fish and seafood.The Super Konzum Zadar wine boutique offers the widest assortment of domestic and foreign wines. The large assortment of other products comprises a big choice of seasonal articles for beach, household textile and wearing apparel, household accessories, TV, audio and other technical and IT equipment.
Within the Super Konzum Zadar mall, besides the Konzum store, there is a bank and a coffee bar, and soon a wide range of additional facilities of Konzum's partners will be opened to enrich the entire offer. On the occasion of the opening, Konzum awarded all its consumers with a gift, and every hundredth purchaseuntill Sunday, 15th July was for free. In addition, all buyers that purchased more than 100 kn had the possibility to participate directly in Konzum's prize game"Get awarded by Super Konzum Zadar" where they could win one of 1.000 gift packages, and if the purchase was over 100 kunas untill 15 July, they could win the first prize: Škoda Fabia. Besides numerous special offers, from 12:00 all buyers could enjoy the "Konzum brunch" – delicious sandwiches, cured ham and cheese and a glass of wine, and from 6 p.m. there was a large fish barbecue with fruit and ice- cream for dessert. For the youngest visitors, Konzum organized various workshops, face painting, Olympic-type sports for children and a Ninja turtle show. The party continued until late in the night when a concert of Jole and friends took place, ending with a spectacular firework.
Besides the new Super Konzum store in Zadar area, Konzum has another 9 stores, and along the coast it has developed a retail network comprising more than 300 stores, half of the entire retail network. Thus Konzum contributes to the implementation of equally high retail standards along the Croatian coast as well to a high quality tourist offer.