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Subsidiary of Pantaloon Group
Jogeshwari, Mumbai, India
Shop front of a Big Bazaar at the Bharth Mall in Mangalore.
Big Bazaar is a chain of hyper markets in India, currently with more than 100 stores. It is owned
by the Pantaloon Retail India Ltd, Future Group. It follows the business model as Wal-Mart and
has considerable success in many Indian cities and small towns. The idea was pioneered by
entrepreneur Kishore Biyani, the CEO of Future Group. Currently Big Bazaar stores are located
only in India.
Many Big Bazaar stores have a grocery department and vegetable section called the Food
Bazaar. Big Bazaar stores in Metros have a gaming area and kids' play area for entertainment.