The commercial infrastructure of the city of Casablanca has just strengthened with the opening on Wednesday in Casablanca, the shopping center “Marina Shopping”.
Located near the city center between the port of Casablanca and the Hassan II mosque, “Marina Shopping”, fruit of a joint venture between Marjane Holding and Fonciere Chellah, adds to the retail offer of the city of Casablanca.
This new shopping center, which required more than 1.3 billion dirhams for its realization, includes 147 stores on 2 levels distributed on signs of services, do-it-yourself and equipment, the house, sport, loan- to wear (men, women, children), beauty and accessories, jewelery, a food-court made up of 34 restaurants, a Marjane hypermarket, a SPA and well-being area and a leisure area.
There are national and international brands known to Moroccans, to which are added brands that are setting up for the first time in Morocco, thus meeting the expectations and capabilities of all socio-professional categories.
This project, which targets the Casablanca public as well as neighboring cities and tourist customers visiting the white city, includes in addition to the shopping center of 43,000 m² GLA (useful commercial space), a parking on two levels with a capacity total of 1400 seats, and 4 office towers with an area of approximately 20,000 m².
Project generating activity and wealth, “Marina Shopping” will also result through the creation of more than 6,000 direct and indirect jobs and aims to create a junction between the new space of life and work that is the residential area and of “Casablanca Marina” to which it is integrated, and the rest of the city with the old medina.
“Marina Shopping” harmoniously combines the elements of layout and modern decoration, a guarantee of its modernity, architectural effects reminder of its urban environment Casablanca.
It is in total cohesion with the spirit and the environment of the new corniche of the economic metropolis of the Kingdom which, more than just a place for walk and vacation, is above all a place for meetings and mixed social.
As a 60% shareholder in “Marina Shopping”, the modern distribution leader Marjane Holding is organized into 2 divisions, modern retail and commercial real estate. It welcomes more than 45 million customers on more than 100 outlets across the Kingdom with “Marjane” hypermarkets, “Acima” supermarkets, “Electroplanet” home appliance sales and “GEMO” ready-to-wear
As for Fonciere Chellah, which owns 40% of “Marina Shopping”, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et de gestion specialized in the development and monetization of professional rental property assets, it has a portfolio of assets that meet the needs of national and multinational enterprises.