The UK’s biggest Korean supermarket brings a taste of Asia to Manchester Arndale

The Korean supermarket chain Oseyo has signed a 15-year lease for a massive 12,580 sq ft unit at Manchester Arndale.

Meaning “welcome” in Korean, Oseyo is set to embrace the essence of its name by offering a tantalising array of groceries and products.

Oseyo Supermarket

From delectable snacks and exquisite sauces to farm-fresh produce and authentic ingredients, the store will be a haven for food enthusiasts eager to explore the wonders of Korean and Asian cuisine.

Catering not only to the thriving Korean community in Manchester but also to all those with a passion for exotic culinary experiences, Oseyo plans to showcase exciting produce from some of Korea’s most prominent food brands.

That’s not all; this retail haven will also stock an exciting array of toys, stationery, homeware, and cutting-edge electronics, allowing shoppers to indulge in a complete retail extravaganza.

Oseyo Manchester

Oseyo’s Manchester site marks its impressive eleventh store opening in the UK, with other locations including renowned spots like Cambridge and multiple stores across the buzzing streets of London, including Soho, Camden Town, and the iconic Battersea Power Station.

Renowned for much more than just their culinary delights, Oseyo is also a go-to destination for speciality drinks, trendy K-Pop gifts, and top-notch beauty products.

Arndale’s new Additions

The centre has witnessed a series of high-profile lettings to renowned names such as Moss, Gilly Hicks, Nike, Manchester City, Clarks, Flying Tiger, MINISO, Tommy Hilfiger, Kick Game, and Kurt Geiger.

This infusion of new energy not only boosts the city’s retail landscape but also enhances the diverse food and beverage offerings at Manchester Arndale, with recent additions like Black Sheep Coffee, Krispy Kreme, and Slim Chickens delighting the palates of locals and visitors alike.

Steve Gray, Head of European Retail Asset Management at Global Mutual, expressed his excitement, stating, “We’re very excited to welcome Oseyo to Manchester Arndale as we continue to enhance our varied offer.

“We place great importance on creating a mix that caters to the city’s diverse taste, and we are certain Oseyo will fit the bill.”

The buzz around the city is palpable as Isaac Kweon, Operations Coordinator at Oseyo, shared his enthusiasm, declaring, “Our new store in Manchester Arndale is our largest and most ambitious project so far in our journey, and we are excited to bring to the people of Manchester a truly global and refined shopping experience.

“With an ever-growing range of exclusive products which we directly produce or import with partner brands in Korea, we aim to provide our customers a unique experience found nowhere else.”

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