Kolkata: Leading home furnishing brand Godrej Interio has announced that it will open as many as another 19 exclusive stores across Bengal by the end of the current fiscal year, i.e. March 2019.
The announcement was made today by the company’s chief operating officer Anil Sain Mathur on the sidelines of the inauguration of Godrej Interio’s seventh exclusive store at Merlin Homeland Mall at Bhowanipore in Kolkata. Noted actor Rituparna Sengupta inaugurated the store.
“Our target is to start another four exclusive stores in Kolkata and 15 in rest of Bengal by March 2019. This is because we already enjoy the largest market share in Bengal at about 25 per cent and now want to focus on tier-II and III cities,” Mathur said.
As of now the number of Godrej Interio exclusive stores in Kolkata is seven and in rets of Bengal, it is 17. In the 2017-18 fiscal year, the company mopped out around RS 200-crores from Bengal and out of this, Rs 80-crore was contributed by Kolkata alone.
Rituparna said that to her, a home decor should be such that facilitates “a feel-good factor” and contributes to the “happiness” of those living in the house. “Godrej Interio is all along known for its elegance and I find its products to my taste.”
A sales official at Godrej Interio said that a complete set of bedroom furnishings starts at around Rs 1.30-lakh and go up to as much as Rs 8-lakh depending on the requirement and taste. The company provides a one-year warranty.