Media Release – 27 June 2019
Game expands further into Africa by opening Walvis Bay store
June, 27, 2019 – Game Stores Africa opened their 4th store in Namibia. The prominent brand is proud to open their 149th store in Walvis Bay on 27 June 2019. The iconic pink brand brings all the electronics, lifestyle, and essential products at the unbeatable prices Game is renowned for to the community of Walvis Bay in a 2 822 square metre store format that makes shopping simple, exciting and fun.
Katherine Madley, Director of Brand and Customer at Game Stores, says “Game is a rebel brand. We go against the odds of high prices to give our customers a better life for all through unbeatable prices. We are so proud to be in the beautiful community of Walvis Bay. We could not ask for a better home for Game Walvis than in the Dunes Mall. The rebel intends to be unbeatable on opening and every day. Price Beat is part of our brand fabric and always will be, as we continue to rebel against high prices and contribute to a better life for all.”
Game is synonymous with value-for-money deals and offering the widest variety of merchandise at the most competitive prices. Richard Fuller, Director of Game Africa, says “Walvis Bay can finally enjoy our discounted prices – we know the community of Walvis Bay has been waiting for us to open our doors and we’re so excited to bring our offering to your doorstep. You can get everything under one roof. We have a national pricing strategy so the price you pay in Windhoek is the price you pay in Walvis Bay. We look to save our customers money wherever they can, so that they can ultimately create a better life.”
The store was officially opened when the ribbon was cut by Mayor of Walvis Bay, Alderman Immanuel Wilfried to cheering from the waiting customers. When speaking about the opening Mayor Wilfried says “The community of Walvis Bay is proud to welcome Game stores. We always work to serve our community, and we’re excited that Game has chosen to invest in Walvis Bay.”
Selma Frans, the first Game Walvis Bay customer was waiting in line from 4:00 in the morning to make sure she gets unbeatable deals “We’ve waited so long for a Game in Walvis Bay. I can’t wait for all the sales and specials you’ll have every month. It’s what will keep me coming back.”
“We have a great range in food, lifestyle and household items at unbeatable prices. The cleanest stores and friendliest staff. We are here, and we are here to stay. We look forward to making an unbeatable impact on the community for years to come”, Katherine Madley says.
The new store is located in Dunes Mall, and will be open Mondays to Fridays from 08:30 to 17:30, Saturdays 08:00 to 14:00 and Sundays and Public Holidays 9:00 – 13:00.
About Game Stores
For close to 50 years, Game has become synonymous with fun shopping, value-for-money deals and offering the widest variety of merchandise at the most competitive prices. Game is driven to make the shopping experience simple, easy and stress-free to as many people as they can. They have 149 stores in 12 African countries. Game is a subsidiary of the JSE-listed Massmart Holdings – Africa’s third largest distributor of consumer goods.
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