German leading sports brand Puma kick-started its first flagship store in Bangladesh at Banani Road 11 in Dhaka recently. One of the leading diversified conglomerates of Bangladesh DBL Group is the local franchisee of Puma in Bangladesh.
It is one of Puma’s biggest stores in South East Asia and showcases the widest array of the brand’s latest performance and sport-style products.
Spread over 2,200 square feet, the outlet showcases Puma’s latest performance and sport-style products.
Bangladesh cricket team players Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad, Sabbir Rahman, Imrul Kayes, Liton Kumar Das, Mosaddek Hossain Saikat and Abu Hider Rony, alongside Managing Director of Puma India Abhishek Ganguly and Managing Director of DBL Group MA Jabbar, attended the launching ceremony.
“Bangladesh has a rapidly growing sporting culture and is a strategically important market for us to be in. We are excited to establish our presence,” said Abhishek Ganguly, Managing Director of Puma India.
“This being one of the biggest Puma stores in Southeast Asia is a testimony of our commitment to all the professional and aspiring athletes here. We aim to promote the growth of the sport in this nation, supported by our unmatched equipment and gear,” Ganguly elaborated.
MA Jabbar, Managing Director of DBL Group, Puma’s local franchisee, said, “We are incredibly proud. We are looking at expanding our footprint in the region.
Pulak Chaudhary, business head of multi-brand channel at Puma India, and Abdul Wahed, DBL Group chairman; MA Rahim, Vice Chairman, and MA Quader, Deputy Managing Director, were also present.
Puma offers performance and sport-inspired lifestyle products in categories such as football, running and training, basketball, golf, and motorsports.