Y International USA, a Division of the United Arab Emirates-based LuLu Group International, opened its First U.S. Export Distribution Center in Lyndhurst, New Jersey.
According to company officials, Y International USA will be purchasing, relabeling and exporting food and household products that are “Made in the USA” for the LuLu Group International’s 130 Hypermarkets located throughout the Middle East and India. The state-of-the-art distribution center will generate employment opportunities for more than 200 area residents.
Choose New Jersey, Select USA, and State, County, and Local officials worked closely with Y International USA to bring the export distribution center and its jobs to New Jersey, officials said.
Headquartered in United Arab Emirates, the Lulu Group International is a multinational company operating in more than 37 countries across the Middle East, Africa and the Asia-Pacific region. Its retail division, LuLu Hypermarkets, has become a retail trend setter in the Gulf region. LuLu Hypermarkets are located in cities across United Arab Emirates. The retail stores also have become preferred shopping destinations in Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and India.