December 02, 2011 00:00 By The Nation 4,668 Viewed
Tesco Lotus today opened Extra Khon Kaen Ban Sila store, being the first in the category opened outside Bangkok.
Spanning through 32,000 sq metres, the mall features a cinema and nearly 100 shops.
“The store demonstrates our continued commitment to providing more for our customers, innovating for them, as well investing in the Thai economy, with Extra Khon Kaen Ban Sila being one of a number of stores that Tesco Lotus is opening over forthcoming weeks," said Tesco Lotus Property Director Sompong Rungnirattisai.
On the grand opening day, 100 scholarships worth Bt100,000 baht were presented to local school children in Sila Municipality. The store also has a collection box for customers with proceeds going to the Buddhamondhol Esan Construction Fund.