Home appliance retailer Suning has announced plans to open 52 stores on October 1, the National Holiday in China.
Sun Weimin, president of Suning, tells local media that 30 of these 52 stores are newly opened, while others, including Suning Tianhe store in Guangzhou and Changning store in Shanghai, will re-open with new renovations.
The opening of these stores covering 45 cities and areas will increase the total number of Suning stores to 430 in China.
Jiang Yong, executive president of Suning says that Suning plans to open 200 new stores and renovate 100 old stores by the end of this year. Among the forthcoming 52 stores, ten flagship stores will be built into new 3C stores which will try out new sales patterns.