Spar International has opened its eight store in Zambia – Spar Chipata – and is targeting 30 outlets by 2015 and 40% market share.
The franchise store has been opened in partnership with a local family. According to Spar, it will enhance the shopping choice for consumers in the district and create employment for local people.
Spar has been operating in Zambia since 2003 and has become the second largest producer of fresh bread in the market. Its other store locations are at Arcades, Chawama, Choma, Crossroads, Downtown, Livingstone and Soweto.