Gold Souk Grande Kochi
Gold Souk Grande Kochi, with 5 lakhs sq ft area is one of the biggest shopping malls of Kerala. The mall is located near the busy and important Junction Vyttila very near to the Railway over bridge. This mall is part of the chain of malls of the Gold Souk Grande Group in important centers in India. It belongs to the property and retail developer, Aerens Gold Souk Group based in Gurgaon, near Delhi.
Specialty of Gold Souk Grande
The Kochi mall is the first one of the group in Kerala and also the first mall in the entire South India. The Gold Souk Grande, Kochi is uniquely devised to cater to the requirements of wedding, catering to wedding shopping requirements. The mall to keep the name true will have jewellery from the leading brand jewelers from all over world including our country. There are four brands of major wedding apparel stores and having other regular brands also. This mall has the first Big Bazaar of Kochi is housed in this mall.
Retail Brands in Gold Souk Grande
Other than the above the mall is having the Brands of Pantaloons, Spencer's Hypermarket, Food Bazaar, and Fun Republic.
From the luxury brands Mont Blanc, Omega, Longines, Tag Heuer, Tissot, Rado are having their outlets.
For Electronic items E-Zone, RPG and Mobile Store are present in the mall.
For the sports items the famous Nike, Ree Bok and for jewellery the lead brands of Bhima, Josco, Alapat gold, Kalyan Jeweller, Malabar Gold, Sky Jewellery, VNM, Kuzhalanattu jewellery shops can be found in the mall.
For the wedding and formal wears the brands of Partha's, Seema's Wedding Collections, Deepak Garments, Manyawar, Reid & Taylor, Raymond's and Bombay Dyeing are having their outlets. Similarly for the Casual and Kids the mall offers the Levi's, John Players, Koutons, Sting, Genesis Basic, Moustache, Blackberry, Lilliput and Catmos.
For the eyes the brands of Smart Opticals and GKB Lens etc can be found inside.
For entertainment there is the 4 screened Multiplex operated by Q cinemas. It has a gaming area of the famous Boomerang with a bowling alley, a snooker pool and an adult game center of the famous Amoeba. It has the first branded baby care center of Kerala for kids with an attached Kids play center run by the B-Activ Kidz.
For food there is a multi cuisine restaurant for the primary purpose of candle light diners and wedding party buffets. There is also a Pizza Hut and KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken) outlets. It has other famous brands of food outlets.
For footwear, bags & luggage the big brands like Bata, Kobbler, Tourister, Samsonite and Outlook bags etc are having their outlets along with other similar popular brands.
The watch retails of Sulaiman's watch house, First Citizen, Swiss Time House, Timex, are there in the mall.
Gift items can be had from the shops of Glitz, Archie's and Reynolds outlets and Welspun outlet is there for Home Décor.
Other activities of Gold Souk Grande
Gold Souk Grande Kochi is a unit of the Aerens Gold Souk International Ltd, a company with multifarious activities in real estate, retail, entertainment & hospitality sectors. The group is famous for 'Gold Souk' specialty malls and has many of them in different parts of the country. They have various types of real estate project for premium, Deluxe etc and have a chain of Ramada Hotels in various places. They have an exclusive Gold and Diamond Park in Kalamsseri, another suburb of Cochin. The group's another venture Gold Souk City, Kalamsseri; Kochi is real estate activity and is an integral part of 240 Acres (3 lakhs Sq ft) Hi-Tech Park promoted by RANKIN. The group also has different investment schemes for the NRIs.
Management of the Group
Mr. Surender Gupta (Chairman) Promoter & Founder of the Aerens Group
Dr. Surinder P.S. Pruthi - Chairman Supervisory Board
Mr. Oliver Vidal - Senior Design Consultant
Mr. Amit Gupta - Vice Chairman & Managing Director
Mr. Subhash Verma - CEO & Whole Time Director
Mr Gaurav Gupta - Vice Chairman & Joint Managing Director
Mr. Ashish Gupta - Vice Chairman & Joint Managing Director