Beijing-based supermarket chain Jingkelong has formally entered Beijing's Tongzhou District with the opening of five new stores.
It plans to open another four stores by the end of August 2006.
A representative from Jingkelong says that the company is very optimistic about the prospects of its business development in the city's outskirts. And the opening of the five stores in Tongzhou will add 10000 sqm to the total business area of Jingkelong Supermarket.
Jingkelong currently has 178 across China.