Continuously setting the benchmark in the fashion industry, Hameedia, Sri Lanka’s leading menswear specialist recently opened its newest branch in Kurunegala. The ceremonial opening was attended by the Chief Guest, Hon.Dayasiri Jayasekara – Minister of Sports, Mr. GaminiPeramunage – Mayor of Kurunegala, Mr. Fouzul Hameed – Managing Director, Hameedia, Ameer Hamza – Head of Business Development & Corporate Communications, Hameedia Groupand Mrs. ChandimaGarumanna – Marketing Manager, Hameedia Group. Also present were Hameedia’s senior management and staff as well as members of the local community.
The ceremonial opening commenced with the hoisting of the National Flag, followed by the unveiling of a commemorative plaque at the new Hameedia outlet, and the lighting of the traditional oil lamp. The new and exclusive branch is strategicallylocated atNo. 37, Negombo Road, Kurunegalawith two floors on a floor space of 5500 square feet and parking facilities for over 25 vehicles. The new showroom offers all of Hameedia’s exclusive brands such as Le Bond, Envoy, FH, and Adidas and also offers an extensive range of men’s, ladies’ and kids brands. The opening of the new branch will continue to support Hameedia’s constant quest to revolutionize men’s fashion in Sri Lanka.
Commenting on the branch opening, Mr. Fouzul Hameed – Managing Director, Hameedia statedHameedia’s new branch aims to cater to every individual inthis area. The new branch will showcase Hameedia’s entire range of brands as well as many international brands that are part of the Hameedia portfolio. Hameedia is one of the oldest fashion outlets in Sri Lanka, which began in 1949. We are a homegrown Sri Lankan brand and our local customers have always appreciated and supported our passion and efforts to uplift the men’s fashion industry in the country. We remain dedicated to offering original and world-class menswear that is of international repute. It took us a lot of time to get to where we are today and we are proud of the growth that we have achieved over the years.”
The Chief Guest at this occasion, Hon. Dayasiri Jayasekera – Minister of Sports, endorsing the brand of Hameedia stated, “I very rarely shop for clothes. Once in a blue moon, if I decide to go shopping, the brand name that comes to my mind is Hameedia. Even for this occasion, as I address you all, the outfit I’m wearing was tailored by Hameedia of which I have been a customer for the past 15 years and this is solely because of their high quality clothing and exceptional service. With the Avurudu season around the corner, I wish you all a very Happyand Prosperous New Year and I wish Mr. Hameed and his team all the very best in all their future endeavors”.
Hameedia, established in 1949, has grown to become a household brand in Sri Lanka. Renowned for high quality, custom tailoring and ready-made clothes for gents, the Hameedia multi-brand retail stores house a collection of quality menswear brands. Hameedia also prides itself on offering exceptional standards of service to ensure that clients enjoy a positive and personalized experience at each store. With a network of over 30 outlets across Sri Lanka and employing over 1000 employees, Hameedia has also been growing its presence globally with outlets in the Maldives, Australia & Seychelles