Balaji Grand Bazar: Synonymous with Customer Satisfaction & Delight
Progressive Grocer|November 2020
EVERY BALAJI GRAND BAZAR STORE IS CLASSY, ELEGANT AND SPACIOUS WITH EXQUISITE INTERIORS AND PLEASANT DECORATIONS FOCUSING ON THE CONCEPTS OF HIGH QUALITY’, ‘FRESHNESS’ AND ‘FRIENDLY SERVICE’…
Balaji Grand Bazar’s first store, spanning 360 sq. ft, was launched in 1958. The brand has come a long way since then – from just one shop to multiple stores in Hyderabad. Balaji Grand Bazar, which pioneered private label products in stores, is synonymous with customer delight and satisfaction.

Today, it is one of the most well-established departmental stores in Hyderabad, offering an ideal mix of the traditional and the modern, a range of varied products from leading Indian and International brands under one roof.

Every Balaji Grand Bazar store is classy, elegant and spacious with exquisite interiors and pleasant decorations focusing on the concepts of high quality’, ‘freshness’ and ‘friendly service’. The product range is diverse from groceries to fresh fruits and vegetables, toiletries, cosmetics, dry fruits, food grains, edible oils, organic and herbal products, biscuits and chocolates, etc, from leading Indian and international brands.

Currently, the brand, which is led by Sunil Agarwal and assisted by Prateek Agarwal and Darpan Agarwal, has 11 stores and plans to add 5 more stores by the end of this financial year.

In an interaction with Progressive Grocer Bureau, Sunil Agarwal, Managing Director, Balaji Grand Bazar shares the USP of the brand, its strategies, future plans and a lot more…

Excerpts from the Interview:

How is Balaji Grand Bazar different from others in the same category?

Balaji Grand Bazar has a central distribution system which ensures that the shelves are always filled with options for consumers. Our warehouse, situated at PuppalagudaManikonda-Narsingi Road in Hyderabad and spanning 25,000 sq. ft, is equipped with all modern amenities. Aside from a variety of products catering to a wide audience range, we’re also upgrading our upcoming stores with multiple floors for shoppers to browse and buy from, as well as ample parking space.

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the magazine

MORE STORIES FROM PROGRESSIVE GROCERView All

Live Masterclass With Chef Saransh Goila And Olives From Spain At The IHE Expo Virtual Hospitality Show

OLIVES FROM SPAIN PARTICIPATES AT IHE EXPO WITH A LIVE MASTERCLASS CONDUCTED BY SARANSH GOILA TO SURPRISE HIS CHEF COLLEAGUES WITH CREATIVE RECIPES USING OLIVES FROM SPAIN TO CREATE HIS VERSION OF INDIAN TAPAS. . .

2 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

Technology, Innovation and Invention are Transforming the Spice Industry

A LOOK AT HOW INCREASING RELIANCE ON TECHNOLOGY, CREATIVE INNOVATIONS ACROSS MANUFACTURING, PRODUCT CONCEPTUALIZING, MARKETING, AND OPTIMIZED BUSINESS MANAGEMENT PROTOCOLS HAVE BECOME THE NEW NORM OF THE INDIAN SPICE INDUSTRY POST THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.…

4 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

What's the Proper Path for Better Payments?

HOW THE PANDEMIC AND LOYALTY CAN HELP FOOD RETAILERS GET A FIRMER HANDLE ON TRANSACTIONS.

9 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

Mahashay Dharampal Gulati: The Legend that Shaped India's Foodscape

THE OWNER OF MDH SPICES AND ITS ICONIC FACE, DHARAMPAL GULATI, PASSED AWAY AT THE AGE OF 98. ACCORDING TO REPORTS, HE WAS UNDERGOING POST-COVID TREATMENT AT A HOSPITAL IN DELHI FOR WEEKS TOGETHER BEFORE SUCCUMBING TO A CARDIAC ARREST IN THE EARLY HOURS OF DECEMBER 3, 2020.

4 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

Paras Spices Pvt. Ltd.: Spicing up with innovation

The FMCG Industry is expected to grow more in the domestic as well as in International markets. People are moving more towards e-commerce platforms and adapting new ways of technology for consumer durable products. So increase in technology adoption is expected to rise exponentially in the coming years,” – Paras Budhiraja, Director Paras Spices Pvt. Ltd.

2 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

Rakesh Group: Using Technology & Innovation to Produce Authentic Flavours

EVER SINCE ITS INCEPTION, THE RAKESH GROUP HAS EMPHASIZED ON PRODUCING ONLY PREMIUM QUALITY PRODUCTS WITHOUT COMPROMISING ON TASTE, TEXTURE, OR AROMA, AND TO ENSURE THIS, THE COMPANY ADHERES TO A SERIES OF METICULOUSLY FORMULATED PROCESSES…

4 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

FMCG Brands: Re-Engineering the Sales & Distribution System is the Need of the Hour

IT IS TIME FOR COMPETITIVE BRANDS TO USHER IN MORE INNOVATIVE AND EFFICIENT PLUG AND PLAY SALES AND DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS TO LEVERAGE THE POTENTIAL OF THEIR BRAND…

3 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

Fulfillment Prophecy

AS RETAILERS RING IN THE NEW YEAR, THEY’RE LASER-FOCUSED ON E-COMMERCE LOGISTICS.

10+ mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

Ease of access to customers across multiple channels is our USP, says Modern Bazaar's Kunaal Kumar

MODERN BAZAAR WAS ESTABLISHED IN THE YEAR 1971, WHEN FOUNDER VISHWANT KUMAR REALISED THAT THERE WAS A DISCERNING CONSUMER WHO WAS LOOKING FOR A BETTER AND WIDER RANGE OF CONSUMABLE PRODUCTS WITHOUT HAVING TO TRAVEL ABROAD FOR THEM. IT WAS INDIA’S FIRST SUPERMARKET WHICH PROVIDED THE CUSTOMER WITH A WIDE RANGE OF QUALITY PRODUCTS FROM ACROSS THE WORLD AND UNDER ONE ROOF...…

6 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020

Center Store Solutions

HERE ARE SIX WAYS THAT GROCERS CAN GROW IN 2021.

9 mins read
Progressive Grocer
December 2020
RELATED STORIES

The Heartful Chef

VIJAY SADHU is a perfectionist. Whether he is standing in the kitchen of one of his many successful restaurants in the United States, competing with Bobby Flay, or simply sitting in meditation, Chef Vijay determinedly puts his heart into everything he does. The result? Great food that is filled with love, hard-earned and well-deserved success, and a daily effort to show up as his best possible self. Sitting at a table at Fausto’s, Kanha Shanti Vanam’s Italian Restaurant, he shares more about his passion for cooking and his journey of becoming a chef with MAMATA VENKAT, how finding a Guru and diving into spirituality changed his attitude in the kitchen, and how all of his experiences have shaped his most important role: being a parent.

9 mins read
Heartfulness eMagazine
September 2020

Expressions

In this delightful interview, BHAMINI SHREE shares her journey of expression through painting – both Madhubani folk art and abstract painting – with MEGHANA ANAND. Through art, gradually she was able to manage her depression, expand her self-expression, and also develop her art as a career.

6 mins read
Heartfulness eMagazine
April 2020

नाक के टीके से रुकेगा प्रसार

एचएमडी ने इस टीके के लिए इंट्रा-नेजल सिरिंज बनाने के लिए परियोजना शुरू की है

1 min read
Business Standard - Hindi
January 06, 2021

Spike in black marketing of tickets to visit Charminar

Thousands of visitors can be seen at Charminar during weekends

1 min read
The Times of India Hyderabad
December 27, 2020

Soldier from T dies in Leh boulder mishap

A 35-year-old soldier from Mahbubnagar district died when some boulders fell on him while serving in Leh, Ladakh. Ar my officials informed the family about the mishap which took place on December 24.

1 min read
The Times of India Hyderabad
December 27, 2020

City's oldest choir keeps spirit of Christmas alive

When Covid-19 turned inside out the scope for live performances, The Tabernacles, Hyderabad’s oldest choir, headed online to ensure it would not be a Christmas without music. Formed as a labour of love by a group of nine boys in 1967, the 53-year-old gospel singing group continues to flourish with 50 singers and 12 instrumentalists who come together every week demonstrating the group’s motto, ‘service to singing’.

1 min read
The Times of India Hyderabad
December 25, 2020

Aurobindo in pact with COVAXX to develop, make Covid vaccine for India

Aurobindo is also developing a candidate based on its proprietary Vesiculo Vax platform and has also collaborated with CSIR for developing multiple coronavirus vaccines Aurobindo is also developing a candidate based on its proprietary Vesiculo Vax platform and has also collaborated with CSIR for developing multiple coronavirus vaccines

1 min read
The Times of India Hyderabad
December 25, 2020

Mir Alam Mandi Kaman stands on its last legs, poses threat to visitors & vendors

Hyderabad: The historic Mir Alam Mandi Kaman (arch), that stands as an epitome of a glorious past, is falling prey to apathy. The Kaman, which was erected during the Nizam era, stands as an entrance to one of the oldest and most bustling markets in Hyderabad.

2 mins read
The Times of India Hyderabad
December 21, 2020

Govt to prepare dist-wise action plan for road safety

CS Directs Officials To Ready

1 min read
The Times of India Hyderabad
December 20, 2020

Hyderabad ready for Mumbai test

Hyderabad FC will take on Mumbai City FC at the Tilak Maidan stadium on Sunday. The Nizams face a tough test against league leaders Mumbai City, who have already been anointed title favourites..

1 min read
The Times of India Hyderabad
December 20, 2020